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  Nov 18, 2017
 
2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Graphic Design, AAS


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Program Description

Code 244 - 63 Credits

The Graphic Design Program at Kellogg Community College prepares students to enter the career of a graphic designer, as well as those already working in the industry who need to upgrade their skills for new responsibilities or career growth. The program includes a rigorous curriculum of classroom and hands on lab experiences that prepare the student for success in small or large businesses.  Successful completion of program requirements provide the student an Associate of Applied Science degree in Graphic Design.

Students will be prepared to provide creative solutions to visual communications by emphasizing computer graphics training; relevant field experience, and a strong, diversified portfolio. Students are encouraged to develop their conceptual and design ability while working in a modern graphic design environment that includes a fully equipped graphic design computer lab. By taking advantage of course offerings in Graphic Design, students ready themselves for entry level positions at advertising agencies, publishing corporations, print ships, and design departments in bustiness and industry.

The Graphic Design Program emphasizes the state-of -the-art knowledge and skills needed to prepare students for a challenging and exciting career in this fast-paced, high-tech, rapidly growing industry. The Graphic Design degree program is designed for individuals just beginning training to pursue a career in graphic or web design, as well as those already working in the industry who need to upgrade their skills for new responsibilities or career growth.

Prerequisite Requirements

Strong reading skills and some background in mathematics are recommended prior to attempting courses in the Graphic Design program.

Admissions

See the following link for program admission information: http://www.kellogg.edu/admissions/.

Information:


For more Graphic Design program information, see the program webpage: http://www.kellogg.edu/academics/academic-programs/information-technology/graphic-design/.

To apply to the Graphic Design program and begin mapping your course sequence, use this link advising@kellogg.edu to make an appointment with an academic advisor.

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