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Program Purpose:

Students who complete Graphic Design courses will apply design principles, concepts and craft to create innovative messaging and visual solutions, as well as explore the history, criticism and business of communication design.

Students who complete Multimedia courses will transform text and images into compelling messaging and visual storytelling through the most effective media available, from motion graphics and interactive communication to spatial applications such as environmental graphics, way-finding systems, 3D commercial graphics and branded environments, as well as explore the history, criticism and business of multimedia.

Degree (and Certificate of Achievement) in Graphic Design:

Students completing the Associate of Science Degree in Graphic Design will be able to:

  • apply creative, technical, critical, historically informed, and design-based solutions through various media.

Graphic Design Program of Study

Outcomes Assessment

 

Degree in Multimedia Design

Students completing the Associate of Science Degree in Graphic Design will be able to:

  • apply creative, technical, critical, historically informed, and design-based solutions through various media.

Multimedia Program of Study

Outcomes Assessment

 

Career Pathways and Gainful Employment Disclosures

Graphic Arts Technology

The Graphics program is designed to prepare students for free-lance careers
and/or entry-level employment in advertising agencies; printing and publishing firms; television and motion picture studios; advertising departments of large companies; commercial art studios; and desktop publishing, production art, graphics photography, electronic pre-press or offset printing and bindery operations. Students learn to draw, paint, plan, design; to think two and three- dimensionally; and to satisfy art directors and clients.

Career Pathway

Gainful Employment Disclosures

Multimedia

This program is an interdisciplinary program that connects students across a wide range of disciplines, including business, art, graphic design, programming, performing arts, journalism, music, radio, and television. With the development of software/hardware technology that can display motion graphics and the realization of a graphical user interface for the Internet, millions of people all over the globe are regular users of a medium that is earning billions of dollars annually.

Career Pathway

Gainful Employment Disclosures