Students who complete the Graphic Design Certificate will have the ability to produce print and screen-based graphics for commercial purposes using traditional and digital tools. Students will be able to assemble a portfolio suitable for workforce entry or professional advancement.
Graduates of the Graphic Design Certificate will be able to:
Use the vocabulary of visual communication, elements of art, and principles of design
Apply traditional and digital methods to student-created projects
Demonstrate the stages of developing a visual product
Assemble a portfolio suitable for workforce entry or professional development applicable to graphic design
Sequence of Study - Graphic Design Certificate
Below are the required courses for your program arranged in a suggested sequence. Please note that the sequence does not include developmental coursework. See Academic Preparation for the developmental course sequence if applicable to you.