Graphic Design

The B.F.A. in graphic design is a professional degree program that involves studio and practical practice in graphic design, art historical research, and theoretical inquiry. It also includes the MSSU general education. This degree may be used as a springboard into a variety of graphic design careers.

Graphic Design students are required to participate in the Junior Review during the second semester of their junior year in order to enroll in Senior Exhibit their final fall semester.

The graphic design concentration provides courses involving:

  • typography
  • illustration
  • photography
  • book design
  • advertising
  • computer graphics
  • design
  • drawing

In these courses a range of industry standard graphic software is introduced and utilized. In addition, Graphic Design students are strongly encouraged to participate in an art internship.