Course Sequence

The Domus Academy School of Design at NewSchool offers undergraduate degrees like no other: an immersive, hands-on experience in European and American design, while living and learning in international design hubs in Italy and California.

Enroll in one of two exciting global design degree programs and you’ll take courses taught by industry experts to build your theoretical and practical design foundation. You’ll apply your classroom knowledge as you create actual projects with real companies. Internships will give you an inside perspective on how your field really works.

Network with industry professionals and innovative newcomers. Domus Academy students have worked directly with such renowned companies as BMW Design Group, Crea International, Sound United, Elica, Fiat, Swenyo, Frog Design, FutureBrand, La Triennale di Milano, Matteo Thun & Partners, Pambianco, RCS Media Group, Studio Urquiola, Co-merge, and Whirlpool.


The program duration is 4 years. Students have two program options. First option: 2 years in Milan, Italy and 2 years in San Diego, California at NewSchool. And a second option: first 2 years in San Diego, California at NewSchool of Architecture & Design, the 3rd year in Milan, Italy and the 4th year back in NewSchool.


Download our Global Design Degree Course Sequence here.