Graphic Communications

Combine your passion for art and technology and turn it into a career with an associate degree in graphic communications at Moraine Park Technical College.

About the Program

Graphic design is art with a purpose. Students in the Graphic Communications program combine art and creativity with computer skills to convey information in print, online or digital environments. Students learn to combine modern technologies with traditional design concepts, theories and techniques in a wide variety of design projects.

What You’ll Learn

Students in the Graphic Communications associate degree program explore illustration, typography, electronic publication, social media video, digital photography and advertising. Students learn how to work with a client and experience the production process hands-on, from concept through completion.

Graduates of the program are proficient in design software, tools and technology.

In their final semester, graphic communications students show off their favorite work to friends, family and prospective employers during the “Portfolio Showcase” event. 

Program Details

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High School Dual Credit

Credit for Prior Learning