graphic design MG 7311

Graphic Design:  Associate of Applied Science Degree

Graphic design is the process and art of combining text and graphics to communicate effective messages in design. The impact of graphic designers can be seen everywhere—in logos, brochures, newsletters, posters, Web sites, packaging, and much more. 

Southwestern’s graphic design program will help you learn how to effectively and professionally arrange elements to convey information to an audience.  You will take courses in the art & design department, as well as the business and information technology department.  In just two years, you will gain skills using the latest graphic design software to put your designs in print and on the Web.

Graphic Design Associate of Applied Science Degree Sheet

Potential Careers

  • Graphic Designer
  • Layout Designer
  • Web Designer

Instructor:  Regina Long

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • apply correct file management and naming schemes to files.
  • develop an understanding of program usage in a given situation.
  • develop an online portfolio.

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