2020 Design Academic Edition

2020 Design Live Academic Program

2020 is pleased to offer universities and colleges the opportunity to join the 2020 Design Live Academic Program. This program will provide your students access to 2020 Design Live Academic Edition for use in classrooms or remotely.
Students can study how to design, plan, and visualize kitchens and bathrooms with 2020 Design Live Academic Edition’s stunning 3D renderings, cutting-edge features and thousands of flexible items from our file-based, cloud manufacturers, or generic catalogs. 2020 Design Live Academic Edition is used worldwide by colleges and universities to train students on an industry-standard design tool and provides students with a competitive edge in today’s job market. Working with this easy-to-use CAD (computer-aided design) software enables students to get ahead in the kitchen and bathroom design industry. Learning is easy with 2020 Design Live Academic Edition.
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2020 Design Live Academic Edition allows students to:

  • Learn on the number one software in the kitchen and bath remodeling industry.
  • Choose from a full array of manufacturer catalogs perfect for learning, from cabinetry and countertops to fixtures and furniture.
  • Generate high-quality renderings and powerful presentations for class work and competitions.
  • Increase productivity for designers in their day to-day work with time-saving features.
  • Take advantage of 2020 communications and campaigns to inform dealers and manufacturers about schools participating in the Program, facilitating the connection to possible internships and employment opportunities for students, as well as product knowledge on specific manufacturers’ catalogs.
In addition:
  • Students are eligible for a substantial promotional discount on a subscription of a 2020 Design Live, up to 6 months after completing their current 2020 Design session.
  • Promotional pricing is valid for first year subscription only. Proof of enrollment and session completion required.
  • Get access to a broad range of resources to enable your success including product support, training , industry knowledge and much more… Find all you need here.
In addition:
  • Students are eligible for a substantial promotional discount on a subscription of 2020 Cap up to 6 months after completing their current design session/course.
  • Promotional pricing is valid for first-year subscriptions only. Proof of enrollment and session completion are required.
  • Generate high-quality renderings and powerful presentations for class work and competitions.

Schools or students

  1. Ensure your school is part of the 2020 Design Live Academic Program
  2. Review System requirements
  3. Contact 2020 for additional information.

We are pleased to offer you and your students access to the 2020 Learning center. Begin with our self-paced eLearning and start designing with 2020 Design Live right away. Enrollment for our eLearning courses are free, and access is unlimited.
These sessions are eligible for NKBA CEU credits.

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List of schools

List of Educational institutions using 2020 Design Live (Academic Version) in their design programs.
The list is updated on the 1st day of every month.

Contact us for more information.

School name


Programs offered

Alexandria Technical & Community College

Alexandria, MN, USA

Adrian College

Adrian, MI, USA

Ann Arundel Community College

Arnold, MD, USA

Arapahoe Community College

Littleton, CO, USA

Berkeley College

Woodland Park, NJ, USA

Board of Governors of Red River College

Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Bow Valley College

Calgary, AB, Canada

Brookdale Community College

Lincroft, NJ, USA

Bucks County Technical High School

Fairless Hill, PA, USA

Carson-Newman University

Jefferson City, TN, USA

Cazenovia College

New York, NY, USA

Cegep Beauce Appalaches

St-Georges, QC, Canada

Central Piedmont Community College

Charlotte, NC, USA

Centre De Formation Professionelle Competences Outaouais

Gatineau, QC, Canada

Chaffey Community College District

Rancho Cucamonga, CA, USA

Chattahoochee Technical College

Marietta, GA, USA

Clover Park Technical College

Lakewood, WA, USA

College of the Canyons

Santa Clarita, CA, USA

Competence 2000

Laval, QC, Canada

Conestoga College of Applied Arts

Kitchener, ON, CA

Dakota County Technical College

Rosemount, MN, USA

Design Institute of San Diego

San Diego, CA, USA

Eastern Michigan University

Ypsilanti, MI, USA

Forsyth Technical Community College

Winston Salem, NC, USA

Fox Valley Technical College

Appleton, WI, USA

Front Range Community College

Fort Collins, CO, USA

Fullerton College

Fullerton, CA, USA

Gateway Technical College

Kenosha, WI, USA

Georgian College School of Design & Visual Art

Barrie, ON, Canada

Gwinnett Technical College

Lawrenceville, GA, USA

Harper College

Palatine, IL, USA

Howard University

Washington, DC, USA

Indiana State University

Terre Haute, IN, USA

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Indiana, PA, USA

Johnson County Community College

Overland Park, KS, USA

King’s Son 820 Inc

Cleveland, OH, USA

Kirkwood Community College

Cedar Rapids, IN, USA

Leftbridge College

Lethbridge, ON, Canada

Lehigh Carbon Community College

Schnecksville, PA, USA

Madison Area Technical College

Madison, WI, USA

Maritime Business College

Lower Sackville, NS, Canada

MEI Secondary School

Abbotsford, BC, Canada

Metropolitan Community College

Omaha, NB, USA

Minnesota State Colleges- Century College

White Bear Lake, MN, USA

Montgomery College

Rockville, MD, USA

Mount San Antonio

Walnut, CA, USA

New England Institute of Technology

East Greenwich, RI, USA

New Frontiers School Board - Nova Career Center

Chateauguay, QC, Canada

Northwood Technical College

Shell Lake, WI, USA

Pacific Design Academy

Victoria, BC, Canada

Palomar College

San Marcos, CA, USA

Pennsylvania College Of Technology

Williamsport, PA, USA

Please contact 2020 for information

Pinellas Technical College

Clearwater, FL, USA

San Diego Mesa College

San Diego, CA, USA

Scottsdale Community College

Scottsdale AZ, USA

Sheridan College Inst. of Technology

Mississauga, ON, Canada

Sinclair College

Dayton, OH, USA

Sources Adult and Career Center/Pearson

Pierrefonds, QC, Canada

Spokane Falls Community College

Spokane, WA, USA

St. Louis Community College

Bridgeton, MO, USA

St. Louis Community College-Meramec

Kirkwood, MO, USA

Suffolk County Community College

Riverhead, NY, USA

The Board of Governors of Lakeland

Vermillion, AB, Canada

University of Central Missouri

Warrensburg, MO, USA

University of Georgia

Athens, GA, USA

University of North Alabama

Florence, AL, USA

University of North Texas

Denton, TX, USA

University of Northern Iowa

Cedar Falls, IA, USA

Villa Maria College

Buffalo, NY, USA

Virginia Marti Inc. (DBA The North Coast College)

Lakewood, OH, USA

Virginia Tech (Virginia Polytechnic Institute And State University)

Blacksburg, VA, USA

Waukesha County Tech College

Pewaukee, WI, USA

Western Carolina University

Cullowee, NC, USA