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New York, N.Y.
Program: Master's of Professional Studies in Design Management
Business Partnerships: Anna Sova Luxury Organics, Grameen Bank, Korea Institute of Design Promotion
Why it's on the list: The two-year program, launched in 1995, develops skills such as leadership, team building, strategy, finance, marketing, and operations for graduates looking to manage design firms or design teams. Courses focus on the role design can play to build a well-grounded, sustainable business.