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30 Degrees from 14 Schools

Online Schools Offering Graphic Design Degrees

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One of the 30 graphic design programs listed here can teach you the necessary technical and artistic skills to be a great graphic designer. These programs are available through 14 colleges and universities, which have an average recommendation rate of 58 percent, according to our student reviewers. These reviewers rated the career helpfulness of these schools as well, with school ratings ranging from 0 to 100 percent. Tuition ranges from $4,800 to $44,463 a year.

Certificate Associate Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
Annual Tuition Certificate $16,385 Associate $16,205 Bachelor's $16,549 Master's $15,146 Doctorate $12,139
Annual Earnings (mid-career) -- -- Bachelor's $56,039 Master's $68,704 Doctorate $78,001

Graphic design degrees can be earned at the associate, bachelor's, and master's degree level. Graphic design students learn how to use popular software, like Photoshop and InDesign, as well as how to use computer programming languages. Design classes discuss illustration, print design, color theory, photography, and Web design. Students practice combining images and text in a variety of formats. Undergraduate programs are good for developing a solid portfolio, which is necessary preparation for staff-level design jobs. The master's can be useful for advancing into art director positions.

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30 Degrees from 14 Schools

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