Design & Graphics Technology

About Design & Graphics Technology

Design & Graphics Technology is an applied design program that prepares students for jobs in the graphic communications industry, including interactive and print advertising and marketing, packaging and display design, and printing and publishing. Courses of study include graphic design and pre-media technologies.

Students learn how to design and produce effective creative projects using industry standard hardware and software, including Adobe Creative Suite, with an emphasis on best practices for all phases of the design and production process. Students have access to graphic design studios, a CAD table, digital printing and finishing equipment, including a state-of-the-art Xerox iGen4 digital press.

Instructors are industry professionals and stay up-to-date with software upgrades and trends. Dunwoody students have won numerous national awards for both design and production over the past decade. Graduates earn an associate of applied science degree. Design & Graphics Technology runs a Print Services Center, which serves both on- and off-campus clients.