Igniting Opportunity for Curious Minds in Design and Creative Technologies
Driven by critical thinking, fueled by creativity and craft, and obsessed with emerging technologies — our future-forward program is designed for the ambitious.
Explore Our Degrees & Programs
First-Year: December 1, 2023
External Transfer: March 1, 2024
Internal Transfer: May 1, 2024
M.F.A. in Design: January 24, 2024
M.A. in Design: April 29, 2024
In this virtual workshop, learn about different professional platforms/methods for presenting work online as an artist with the experts at website creation platform Wix.
Join us for this in-person event during which David Shields will guide us through the Rob Roy Kelly American Wood Type Collection.
From Campus to Career
On the first day of his high school technical theater class, Professor Matt Smith’s teacher pointed up. 17-year-old Smith craned his head back to the theater’s high ceiling and observed what would be life-changing light fixtures. His teacher informed the class that, simply put, people have careers in designing the movement and placement of lights.
Double-trophy victory for SDCT! Professor Jiabao Li and M.F.A. student Brad Hakes awarded at Biodesign Challenge Summit 2023
This summer, SDCT tackled record-breaking temperatures and swept industry-leading awards. Jiabao Li (Assistant Professor of Design) won Outstanding Instructor at the Biodesign Challenge Summit (BDC) 2023. Her student Brad Hakes (M.F.A. in Design) secured Runner-Up for the competition with his project “Orbweaver.”
In her new multimedia installation 'Mother/Land,' now on view at the Austin Public Library, Lanina processes the personal impact of the Ukrainian invasion.