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Academic Programs / Art, Graphic Design

 

ART, GRAPHIC DESIGN

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Majors:
Art - AA

Art - AA emphasis in Graphic Design
Graphic Design - AAS   Certificate (Gainful employment info)

Degrees:
Associate of Arts
Associate of Applied Science

Art
Associate of Arts
The Highland associate of arts degree in art (AA) provides the essential background knowledge for a student to succeed in the field of studio art, painting, drawing, and design. The program provides comprehensive study of art, including art history and modern art, with studio experience. This HCC program is designed for a student pursuing a baccalaureate degree in visual art. However, it is also possible to start a career by applying the skills learned in this two-year program.

Graphic Design
Associate of Applied Science
Highland’s graphic design associate of applied science program (AAS) is designed to provide entry-level job skills necessary in the graphic design field. By using HCC’s state-of-the-art computer software, students discover and master the fundamentals of typography, layout, and design, while creating projects. Students also explore web site design, animation, and multimedia.

Possible Career Paths
Art majors may pursue careers as illustrators, graphic designers, package designers, commercial designers, architectural designers, art historians, professional artists, and art educators.

Our Art and Graphic Design Faculty:
Robert Apolloni, Art faculty
Sam Tucibat, Graphic design faculty
Reed Bakken, Pottery faculty

Scholarship Opportunities:

Diane Armbruster Memorial Scholarship for Business and Computer Technology
Mildred Ferguson Fine Arts Scholarship
Eduard Buss Scholarship

View all of our scholarships here.

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