Master of Design in Integrative Design

You know how to design. We'll show you how to lead.

The Master of Design in Integrative Design provides talented designers and professionals with the tools to achieve leadership roles in organizations and create new businesses. Centered around project-based experiences, our curriculum focuses on business, research, design thinking, leadership, strategic planning and creative asset management. You'll learn how to make the case for design-driven innovation and provide sustainable advantage to business and nonprofits.

Through a mix of real-world projects and coursework in our 2-year program, you'll gain the knowledge you need to navigate the bridge between design and enterprise. And you'll leave CCAD a leader fluent in design and business, ready to help companies and communities become more creative, impactful and competitive in a global marketplace.


Art director
Brand manager
Creative director
Design consultant
Design researcher
Design strategist
Digital designer
Environmental designer
Graphic designer
Interactive media director
Marketing strategist
Production designer
Social media manager
Visual experience designer
Web designer/developer

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Course information

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Elaine Luttrull, Business & Entrepreneurship department, Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD)
  • Department Head of Business & Entrepreneurship
  • Assistant Professor
Matthew Mohr is an Associate Professor at Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD).
  • Associate Professor
Assistant Professor Kelly DeVore, Interior Design chair, Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD).
  • Chair of Interior Design
  • Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor Delano Ellis, Industrial Design, Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD).
  • Assistant Professor
Tom Gattis is the Dean of the School of Design Arts at Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD).
  • Dean, School of Design Arts
  • Assistant Professor
  • Chair of Master of Design of Integrative Design

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