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Commercial and Industrial Designers

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Supervise assistants' work throughout the design process.
Research production specifications, costs, production materials, and manufacturing methods and provide cost estimates and itemized production requirements.
Read publications, attend showings, and study competing products and design styles and motifs to obtain perspective and generate design concepts.
Present designs and reports to customers or design committees for approval and discuss need for modification.
Prepare sketches of ideas, detailed drawings, illustrations, artwork, or blueprints, using drafting instruments, paints and brushes, or computer-aided design equipment.
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Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
Wichita State University Wichita Public INNOVATION DESIGN Postsecondary award/certificate/diploma(< 1 academic year) - CERT 12
University of Kansas Lawrence Public DESIGN Bachelor Degree - BFA 124