With a graphic design degree from Dunwoody you will gain hands-on, real-world experience that will put you at the top of your field. Use your creative skills to build a professional portfolio and become a successful designer in a variety of creative fields, including marketing, advertising, publishing or packaging.
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Experience Graphic Design at Dunwoody
Dunwoody’s approach to graphic design combines design theory with hands-on projects for an associate’s degree that produces graduates who are ready to work on print, digital, display and packaging projects from day one. Our graphic design studio and state-of-the-art printing and packaging lab means students can have a hand in every aspect of their projects–from conception to completion. In just two years, students obtain the real-world knowledge that employers have come to value in Dunwoody design graduates.
Dunwoody’s Graphic Design program features:
- Small class sizes, which allow our students ample time with both the instructors and the design and production equipment.
- Instruction on a Mac OSX system giving students experience with industry standard tools and software like the Adobe Creative Suite and Artios CAD.
- A Graphic Design Industry Internship which partners our students with working professionals to develop technical skills and professional behavior through monitored, on-the-job work experience.
- A state-of-the-art digital press and packaging design lab, complete with a Xerox iGen4™ Diamond Edition digital press, a digital printer, an Esko Kongsberg V20 cutting table, a wide format printer, a spectrodensitometer, and a spectrophotometer.
Students earn an Associate of Applied Science degree; the program takes two years (four semesters) to complete. The classes within this program are offered during the day. You can also go on to earn a bachelor’s completion degree in Applied Management.
Common Job Titles
Common job titles our students earn after graduation include:
Recent employers hiring graduates with a Graphic Design degree from Dunwoody include ad agencies and large Minnesota-based companies like: