Graphic Design Specialization

Student Graphic Design Project

This program is designed to prepare students to use computers, in combination with text, graphics and various software programs to produce professional quality publications, illustrations and Web-related technology for print, film and animation. A strong focus of the program will be graphic design and page layout. Students completing this degree will be prepared for employment in advertising agencies, reproduction firms, Web-related enterprises and publishing firms as graphic designers, illustrators and desktop publishers.

This program focuses on:

  • Page layout
  • Photo retouching
  • Animation in 2D and 3D
  • Storyboarding
  • Creating and manipulating 2D and 3D imagery

Software applications and programming languages used include:

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • 3D Max
  • QuarkXPress


Michael Kappers
Professor/Program Manager, Digital Media