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Graphic Design: Loudoun Campus

Graphic Design at Loudoun Campus is a two-year program that leads to an Associate in Applied Science degree. It will provide you with the educational background and hands-on experience you will need to successfully begin a creative career in graphic design.

Our program addresses problem-seeking and problem-solving skills. Importance is placed on conceptual development and integration of form and information for the purpose of effective Graphic to include current technological advances. The curriculum is designed for individuals who seek full-time employment in the Graphic design field. 

Our classrooms are equipped with state-of-the-art iMac workstations and industry standard software and hardware. You will be able to pursue a creative career in graphic design, web design and multimedia design, where pictures and words are used to convey messages.

As a graduate of this program, you will be qualified to work at:

  • Design Studios and Advertising Agencies
  • Book and Magazine Publishing Companies
  • Prepress Organizations and Printing Companies
  • Corporate Art and Marketing Graphics Companies
  • Government Agencies and Freelance Design

We encourage you to make an appointment with one of our faculty members. We will be glad to answer your questions regarding your educational and professional goals.

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