Costume Design programs prepare individuals to design and select costumes for characters in theatre and the performing arts and to serve as part of a production team. Includes instruction in costume design, script analysis, theory and criticism, period styles, history of costume, stage makeup, rendering, and costume construction.
While Costume Design offers degrees up to the Bachelors degree, most students earn a Bachelors degree. Students major in Costume Design all around the US, though the major at the Bachelors degree level has the most graduates in California. The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in Costume Design is $37,200.
Stephens College is a top option for students who want to major in Costume Design. Students can earn up to a Bachelors degree at the school. Stephens College grants about 2 Bachelors degrees to those majoring in Costume Design per year. However, Marymount Manhattan College and Carthage College are also options to consider. Take a look at the college options in the table below.