Graphic design in marketing can serve for a number of purposes, such as web design, branding, packaging, signage, logo creation, and advertising graphic design.
While many graphic designers start their careers with no formal education at all – just lots of hours of trial and error – a bachelor’s degree in graphic design lets employers know that you are serious.
Since there are a limited number of spaces available, a competitive portfolio review process is required to secure a place in Temple University’s Graphic & Interactive Design program.
The portfolio review is completed during the sophomore year.
There’s a maxim about good graphic design: good graphic design is invisible – it’s the truly bad and the truly great that get noticed.
Anyone seeking a bachelor in graphic design is focused on learning how to avoid the bad, strive for the good, and every once in a while get noticed for the right reasons.
The Tyler School of Art at Temple University offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic & Interactive Design.
The program is practice-based and covers both print and digital media.
Completion of the School of Visual Arts Foundation Program is required before students can enroll in the graphic design program. Once accepted, visual communication design students learn skills such as typography, web and mobile design, human-centered design, and hand lettering.
For more than a century and a half, Virginia Tech has been one of the South’s leaders in technology, and one of its most demanding.