The Product Design Certificate Program is a sequence of nine (9) courses intended for individuals beginning a new career, augmenting an existing career, or seeking to enhance their existing art or design skills. The program is geared for the adult learner and is designed to meet professional industry standards. Study begins with the development of an understanding of foundational design theory and leads to a translation of that knowledge into practical product design requirements. Courses provide intensive, practical training leading to the development of a professional portfolio. The program is intended to prepare students for an entry-level position as a product designer (Department of Labor Standard Occupational Code: 27-1021*).

 

Costs for Product Design Certificate Program

Individuals interested in this certificate program can take up to two classes before committing to the program, at which point they are required to submit a Certificate Program Enrollment Application and $185 application fee. Upon submitting the application and fee, students qualify for a 15% tuition discount, per course, at time of enrollment. Applicants will be notified of their enrollment status within one week of submitting their application.

Estimated Tuition with the 15% certificate discount applied (paid as you enroll in each course) including prerequisites: $5,653
Estimated Tuition with the 15% certificate discount applied (paid as you enroll in each course) without prerequisites: $3,634
 

 

 

For further information, please email extension@otis.edu or call (310) 665-6850.

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