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Design

A major in Visual Communication Design educates and prepares students to conceive and create creative solutions to satisfy the visual communication needs of society. Graduates are prepared for careers in graphic design, Web design, multimedia design, advertising, printing, publishing, or related fields. Theory and practice are covered in a variety of contexts, including process and product, form and content, type and image, and interactivity. Current technology and future trends are addressed in the context of industry practices. This major is combined with a related minor in another academic area to specialize in specific career preparation.

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What are the degree options?

There are three options for the Visual Communications degree. a Bachelor of Arts, a Bachelor of Fine arts and a Minor in Visual Communication Design.

What can I do with my degree?

Career options for graduates with a degree in Visual Communication Design include positions in web design, multimedia design, advertising, printing, publishing, or related fields. A Bachelor's degree in visual communication design qualifies you for more upward mobility and supervisory roles.

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