Art and technology combine as ideas are turned into designs for print or the web. Visuals are a large component of effective communication; text and graphics work together in branding or messaging.
Housed in the Art and Design Department and in collaboration with Journalism and Mass Communication the Bachelor of Arts degree in graphic design/advertising blends art and design training with preparation in advertising and mass communication principles.
Leave armed with knowledge, skills and a professional portfolio that will help you find a career as a designer in a variety of industries, including advertising, publishing, media and eCommerce.
|Credit hours||University Requirements: 56 credit hours
+ Major Requirements: 72 credit hours
+ Electives: 0 credit hours
= Total Required: 128 credit hours*
*Based on track selection
|Department||Art and Design
|School/College||College of Arts and Sciences
You’ll take courses such as:
Much of what art and design students do in the classroom is hands-on. Other real-world opportunities are found in student organizations and co-curriculars including: