工业设计(英语:Industrial Design)是以工学、美学、经济学为基础对工业产品进行的设计,它是20世纪初工业化社会的产物,其设计理念从产生之初的“形式随机能”发展到现今的“在符合各方面需求的基础上兼具特色”。随著以机械化为特征的工业社会向以信息化为特色的知识社会迈进,工业设计也正由专业设计师的工作向更广泛的用户参与演变,用户参与、以用户为中心成为设计的关键词,并展现出未来设计的趋势。


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#1. Rhode Island School of Design | 罗德岛设计学院
罗德岛设计学院坐落于布朗大学旁,学校的创建可以追溯至140年前。RISD是美国最早提供本科工业设计专业的院校之一,该校的工业设计以学科课程的严谨而闻名,非常注重课程的实用性,入学标准非常严苛。罗德岛设计学院拥有很好的教学设施,包括木工作坊,模型作坊,金属机械实验室,金工车间以及最先进的计算机硬件和软件。学生也有机会使用邻近的布朗大学的相关教学设施,资源方面非常充足,是学习工业设计的不二之选。

本科工业设计:
BFA Industrial Design
学制:4年
费用:48210 美元/年
语言:雅思总分6.5分,托福不低于93分
作品集要求:
提交12-20个最近的作品,作品要能够展现出你的想法,兴趣,经验和能力。
命题作品要求:
1. deconstruct (解构)
·Select something.(选择一个物体)
·Deconstruct it.(解构它)
·Make a work in response to the process or result of the deconstruction.(对于解构的过程和结果进行记录)
·Create a title for the work.(对于整个工作起一个标题)
2.light(灯光)
·Create a work using light or the illusion of light.(利用光或者光影完成一个作品)
·Create a title for the work.(对于整个工作起一个标题)
3. contain (容纳)
·Identify what you want to contain.(确定你想容纳的内容)
·Create a container for it.(为它创造一个容器)
·Create a title for the work.(对于整个工作起一个标题)
对于命题作品的详细解读:http://www.makebi.net/21152.html

硕士工业设计:
Master of Industrial Design
学制:2年
学费:46800美元/年
语言:iBT 93 / IELTS 6.5
GRE:不要求
申请截至时间:1月10日
作品集要求:Graduate applicants are required to submit 10–20 examples of visual work.

#2. Carnegie Mellon University | 卡内基梅隆大学
美国卡耐基梅隆大学(Carnegie Mellon University),简称CMU,坐落在美国宾夕法尼亚州的匹兹堡(Pittsburgh),是一所拥有13,600名在校学生和1,423名教职及科研人员的世界著名学府。该校拥有享誉全球的计算机学院和戏剧学院,其艺术学院,商学院,工程院以及公共管理学院等也都在全美名列前茅。

本科工业设计:
Bachelor of Design in Products
学制:4年
费用:40000美元/年
语言:托福不低于100分,单科不低于25分/雅思不低于7.5分
SAT/ACT:要求
作品集要求:
http://design.cmu.edu/node/111

硕士工业设计:
Master of Design
学制:2年
费用:40000 美元/年
GRE:要求
语言要求:ibT不低于102分,单科不低于25分/IELTS不低于7.5分,单科不低于7.0分
作品集要求:
http://design.cmu.edu/node/119

#3. California College of the Arts | 加州艺术学院
加州艺术学院 (California College of the Arts),简称 CCA ; 是一所专为 “艺术工作者和设计师” 教育而设的学院,并以“理论与实践并重”的中心理念延续了一百多年直到现在。大家在选择California College of the Arts时需要和南加州的California Institute of the Arts进行区分,两所学校的中文译名都是加州艺术学院,并且都是美国顶尖的艺术类院校,很容易混淆,两者的强项有所不同,CCA在艺术及设计领域地位甚高,而CalArts则是以电影制片及动画媒体为主。

本科工业设计:
BFA Industrial Design
学制:4年
费用:46776美元/年
语言:托福不低于80分,雅思不低于6.5
作品集要求:
提交10-15页作品。

硕士工业设计:
MFA IN DESIGN
学制:2-3年
学费:49230美元/年
语言:iBT 100 / IELTS 7.5
GRE要求:不需要
申请截至时间:1月5日
申请材料:个人陈述/个人简历/推荐信/作品集/成绩单/英文成绩
作品集要求:
包含不多于25页作品,最大不超过5MB。

#4. Art Center College of Design | 设计艺术中心学院
艺术中心设计学院,又简称为ArtCenter或ACCD,是一所非营利的私立艺术学院,座落于美国加州的帕萨迪纳。 目前艺术中心设计学院有两个主要校区: 山边校区 与南校区,山边校区座落于举办过数次超级杯的玫瑰杯球场后方,南校区则是由三栋不同风格的建筑组成,邻近帕萨迪纳市中心。

本科工业设计:
BA Product Design
学制:4年
费用: 20,704美元/年
语言:雅思总分6.5分, TOEFL (iBT) 80
作品集要求:
Submit sketches and finished drawings of three or more original product designs (furniture, lighting, medical and computer equipment, or consumer products such as coffee makers, sporting goods, communications devices or personal stereos). Each project should be grouped as a separate PDF.
Emphasis should be on the function of the product, as well as the aesthetics and originality of the design. Projects should show a thorough researching and exploration of a product from beginning through intermediate sketches to a final finished rendering of the product.
Inclusion of photos of 3D models is optional. Of primary importance are exploratory sketches that show a variety of solutions and ideas for each product presented. Sketchbook pages should be scanned and grouped in a single PDF.

硕士工业设计:
Graduate Industrial Design
学制:2年
学费:42324美元/年
语言:iBT 100 / IELTS 7
GRE要求:不需要
申请截至时间:1月15日
申请材料:作品集/个人陈述(Personal essay)/个人简历/推荐信/成绩单/英文成绩
作品集要求:Submit work that demonstrates your design and innovation abilities. Include examples of projects that show your process and how you develop your ideas into the project results. Sketchbooks and documentation of early idea development are welcome additions that complement more finished portfolios. We look for abilities to:
think and operate in terms of projects.
take a systems approach to design solutions.
write and communicate effectively.
envision and produce broadly desirable 3D objects and spaces.
produce a high level of aesthetic sensibility in production; e.g., style, proportion, shape, material, color, etc.
draw and/or otherwise visualize new ideas.
identify important opportunities and needs.
research, investigate and analyze design topics.
experiment, think laterally and engage in creative idea generation activities.
develop desirable solutions for real needs and problems that create value for the human condition.
consider and plan for related business dynamics.
exploit and employ appropriate technologies.
profess expertise and depth in specific areas or disciplines.

#5. Savannah College of Art and Design | 萨凡纳艺术设计学院
萨凡纳艺术与设计学院Savannah College of Art and Design(SCAD),位于美国佐治亚州的萨凡纳市中心,是全美最大的艺术学院,也是全球最大的艺术大学之一。许多著名品牌设计师及迪斯尼动画师皆出自该校,例如Facebook的首席设计师Kate Aronowitz。

本科工业设计专业:
BFA Production Design
学制:4年
费用:35910美元/年
语言:托福不低于85分,雅思不低于6.5
作品集要求:
Applicants may submit 10-20 traditional, visual art or design pieces , which may be executed in black-and-white or color. Submissions may include drawing, painting, design, printmaking, collage, photography, sculpture, jewelry, fashion, furniture or fiber art. Portfolio pieces may represent classroom assignments as well as independent projects. The portfolio should be purposeful, demonstrate originality of concept, use of appropriate materials and visual literacy. While building an artistic repertoire, students should be prolific; this will allow for more selectivity when compiling the final portfolio. Portfolios are reviewed on the following qualitative measures: aesthetic awareness, composition, drawing, design, color perception, spatial perception, quality of presentation, technique and originality. Favorable consideration is given to strong 2-D and 3-D work that shows fully rendered pieces, excellent craftsmanship, attention to technique, and original design.

硕士工业设计专业:
M.F.A. in Industrial Design
学制:2年
学费:36765美元/年
语言:iBT 85 / IELTS 6.5
申请截至时间:Rolling
GRE要求:不需要
申请材料:成绩单/作品集/个人陈述/推荐信/个人简历/英文成绩
作品集要求:Portfolios should demonstrate your skill sets, problem-solving abilities and the design process through an array of media to include: research, sketching, CAD renderings and model making. Portfolios may include no more than three writing samples with at least one sample of scholarly writing. Work should be submitted in digital format and writings should follow academic paper format.

#6. Pratt Institute | 普瑞特艺术学院
普瑞特艺术学院(Pratt Institute),成立于1887年,是美国纽约市的艺术学校。主校区有25英亩,位于布鲁克林区。此外在曼哈顿下城区也有曼哈顿校区。其中工业设计排名美国第三,室内设计排名美国第一。2015年的QS世界本科排行名,艺术与设计类专业排名(World University Rankings – Art & Design)全球第五,北美地区第四。

本科工业设计专业:
Bachelor of Industrial Design
学制:4年
费用:47986美元/年
语言:雅思总分不低于6.5分,单科不低于6.0分, 托福79分
作品集要求:
The visual portfolio should consist of 12-20 pieces of your best work. It should consist of a variety of media and approaches. It can include assignment-based projects, self-directed work or pieces of a collaborative nature. The portfolio does not need to be major-specific and can include any type of work including paintings, drawings, sculpture, ceramics, etc. In addition, students must submit three to five observational drawings. Examples of observational work include landscape, still-life, self-portrait, figure drawings, and interior spaces. Please do not include work that copies photographs, uses the grid system or directly replicates any other artist’s work (including replicating anime drawings, cartoons, or video game character designs). Download the “Portfolio Advice” PDF at the bottom of this page under downloads for more information.

硕士工业设计专业:
Master of Industrial Design
学制:2-3年
学费:41200美元/年
语言:iBT 90 / IELTS 6.5
申请截至时间:1月5日
申请材料:申请表/成绩单/个人简历/个人陈述/推荐信/作品集/语言成绩
作品集要求:The portfolio must contain examples of drawings as a communication tool, three-dimensional objects, and a basic understanding of graphic design, executed through presentation and layout. Showing both the process and execution of a project, along with problem solving and research is recommended. Please include any additional materials that tell the story of who you are as a creative person.

#7. Cranbrook Academy of Art | 克兰布鲁克艺术学院
Cranbrook Academy of Art 克兰布鲁克艺术学院,是一所小型艺术专业院校,位于曾一度辉煌的汽车之城大底特律郊外的第一富人区——布鲁菲尔德山庄。克兰布鲁克的校区古典而精致,拥有除大学外从幼儿教育到硕士研究生培养的教学机构。CAA在2016年U.S.News&World Report《美国新闻与世界报道》的艺术学院排名中排名第6 。

硕士工业设计专业:
Master of Industrial Design
学制:2年
学费:34375美元/年
语言:iBT 85
申请截至时间:2月1日
GRE要求:不需要
申请材料:个人陈述/个人简历/三封推荐信/作品集/成绩单/在读证明
作品集要求:Attach up to 20 examples of recent work and provide title, date, materials, and dimension for each image/file uploaded. Instructions on acceptable file types will be provided during the upload process in Slideroom.

#8. Ohio State University | 俄亥俄州立大学
俄亥俄州立大学(英语:The Ohio State University)创建于1870年,是一所坐落于美国俄亥俄州首府哥伦布市(Columbus)北部的公立研究型大学。它是著名的世界性大学联盟Universitas 21成员,北美顶尖的学术联盟美国大学协会(AAU)最早加入的公立成员之一以及十大联盟(Big Ten Conference)成员。大学是五大湖地区最顶尖的公立大学之一,被誉为“公立常春藤(Public Ivy)” 。

本科工业设计专业:
BSD Industrial Design
学制:4年
费用:32623美元/年
语言:托福不低于79分,雅思不低于6.5分
SAT/ACT:要求
作品集要求:
无具体要求

#9. Rochester Institute of Technology | 罗切斯特理工大学
罗彻斯特理工学院是一所位于美国纽约州罗彻斯特的大学。罗彻斯特理工学院于1829年建校,1944年改为现在校名。它在2016年《美国新闻与世界报道》的美国全国大学排名中列于第107位。

本科工业设计专业:
BFA Industrial Design
学制:4年
费用:21780美元
语言:雅思总分不低于6.5分,托福不低于79分
作品集要求:
10-20 Pieces
The 10-20 pieces of your best artwork that you choose to submit should demonstrate an understanding of pictorial composition, creativity/originality of ideas, drawing and design ability, a sense for the use of materials, attention to detail, and craftsmanship. The work can be from a variety of media and subject matter. We’re looking for good traditional drawing skills as well as artwork relevant to your artistic interests.
3 to 6 Pieces Drawn from Observation
Include a minimum of three to six drawings made by direct observation (not copied from photographs, comics, or “fantasy”). Drawings should demonstrate a full range of tonal values and a variety of line quality.
Creativity and Craftsmanship
The craftsmanship in a work of art is as important as the ideas presented. You can demonstrate creativity through innovative ideas and content, interesting composition, and proficient use of materials.
Acceptable Media Formats
Images (up to 5 MB each), Video (up to 60 MB each), Audio (up to 30 MB each) and PDFs (up to 10 MB each). You may also link to media from YouTube, Vimeo and SoundCloud
http://cias.rit.edu/prospective-students/portfolio-guide/

硕士工业设计专业:
Industrial Design MFA
学制:2年
学费:41000 美元/年
语言:iBT 90 / IELTS 7.0
申请截至时间:2月15日
GRE要求:不需要
申请材料:成绩单/作品集/个人陈述(Statement of Purpose)/推荐信/个人简历/英文成绩
作品集要求:As part of the entrance requirements, applicants must demonstrate an understanding of design principles and visual computer skills using Adobe products. A portfolio of 10-15 examples must demonstrate a good sense of design, typography, and illustration in addition to the applicant’s interests in and aptitudes for advanced study and, specifically, potential for success at RIT. Applicants are encouraged to submit only their best original work. Applicants should not submit work copied from film, television, photographs, magazine/book illustrations or other sources.

#10. Parsons School of Design | 帕森斯设计学院
帕森设计学院,是于1896年成立的艺术学校。帕森设计学院自1970年起便附属于新学院,并是私立艺术与设计学院协会的会员之一。帕森设计学院的校园主要坐落于纽约格林威治村。该校为世界著名设计学府之一,根据2017年QS艺术与设计大学排名,帕森设计学院为世界排名第三,美国排名第二。

本科工业设计专业:
PRODUCT DESIGN (BFA)
学制:4年
费用:45240美元/年
语言:托福不低于100分,雅思不低于7.0分
作品集要求:
The portfolio must be completed in SlideRoom only. Freshman and transfer applicants must submit a portfolio of eight to 12 images. Portfolios can include a range of media such as drawing, painting, sculpture, fashion design, animation, performance, graphic design, or sketchbook pages. We encourage you to show experimentation and breadth, and the portfolio does not need to specifically address the major to which you are applying.

硕士工业设计专业:
MFA INDUSTRIAL DESIGN
学制:2年
学费:美元/年
语言:iBT 92 / IELTS 7.0
申请截至时间:1月1日
GRE要求:无要求
申请材料:成绩单/在读证明/推荐信/Resume/个人陈述/作品集
作品集要求:
The portfolio must be completed in SlideRoom only. The purpose of the portfolio is to show your individual perspective and creative skills. Prepare a sequence of 15–25 images that best communicate your visual thinking. Include work that best demonstrates your skills from previous educational and/or professional experience. Sketches and conceptual work can also be included.
We welcome students from a wide variety of disciplines. If you are an applicant without previous training in industrial design or other design-related fields, you can demonstrate your aptitude by submitting examples of freehand drawing, photography, painting, sculpture, graphic design, three-dimensional work, furniture, product design, digital media, or work in other forms. Time-based works such as film, video, performance, installation or sound are also accepted. Do not combine images in a prepared presentation or slideshow of any type (e.g., PowerPoint or Keynote).


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