University of Cincinnati

University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, Ohio

Program: Master's in Design
Business Partnerships: Citi (C), General Mills (GIS), Procter & Gamble (PG)
Why it's on the list: With mandatory classes in strategy and research methods, students can also take electives in science, engineering, business, and anthropology. They also participate in the Live Well Collaborative, which operates in the university's Center for Design Research & Innovation, to do research and corporate projects that focus on the needs of America's aging population.