The Graphic Design major is administered by the Department of Art and Design.
The Graphic Design program utilizes the latest software to provide students with extensive training on the use of a computer as a design and production tool. A strong emphasis on computer graphics, prepares our students to be successful. Graduates enjoy excellent opportunities for employment in a broad range of graphic design specialty areas. The Graphic Design major is administered by the Department of Art and Design.
- Degrees offered: B.A., B.S.
- Accredited with the National Association of Schools of Art and Design
Sample Program of Study
This is a sample program of study for the major. Every effort is made to ensure this information is current, but please be aware that some content may have changed. There is no substitute for developing a careful course registration plan in consultation with your advisor. For questions about this content, please see your advisor.
|FRESHMAN - 1st semester|
|ART 102 The Visual Arts Experience||3|
|ART 101 Design||3|
|ART 110 Drawing I||3|
|ENG 102 Composition Skills||3|
|FRESHMAN - 2nd semester|
|ART 111 Drawing II (prereq. ART 110)||3|
|ART 204 Digital Imaging for Graphic Design||2|
|ART 221 Painting I (prereq. ART 101, 110)||3|
|SOPHOMORE - 1st semester|
|ART 271 Sculpture I||3|
|ART 330 Graphic Design I||3|
|ART 344 Art History I (II or III)||3|
|HIS 120 World History||3|
|SOPHOMORE - 2nd semester|
|ART 331 Graphic Design II||3|
|ART 345 Art History II (I or III)||3|
|MAT by advisement||3|
|JUNIOR - 1st semester|
|ART 281 Printmaking I||3|
|ART 335 Advanced Typography & Animation||2|
|ART 346 Art History III (I or II)||3|
|JUNIOR - 2nd semester|
|ART 325 Watercolor||3|
|ART 400 Web Design for Graphic Design||3|
|SENIOR - 1st semester|
|ART 402 Production & Media Problems||3|
|SENIOR - 2nd semester|
|ART 410 Interactive Media||3|
|ART 411 Senior Portfolio||1|
|ART 497 Graphic Design Internship OR ART 494 Co-Op||3|
Note: Student can pick a minor in Advanced Studio or another minor or elective hours.
OUTSIDE THE CLASSROOM
in grad school