Program Summary

Hands People Working on DesignGraphic designers create visual concepts, using computer software or by hand, to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, and captivate consumers. They develop the overall layout and production design for various applications such as advertisements, brochures, magazines, and corporate reports.

The Graphic Design program at CCC is designed for the art student who plans to transfer to a four-year institution and major in graphic design. Students completing the program of study is awarded the Associate of Arts degree.

Suggested Program of Study

COURSE NO.COURSE NAMECR HR(S)
SO100Student Success Seminar1
   
GENERAL EDUCATION COMPONENT
EN176English Composition I3
EN177English Composition II3
 Oral Communications - Gen. Ed. 3
MA178 College Algebra3
 Science with Lab - Gen. Ed.4
 Social/ Behavioral Science - Gen. Ed.3
 Social/ Behavioral Science - Gen. Ed.3
 AR176Art History I3
 Arts/ Humanities - Gen. Ed.3
 Physical Education - Lifestyle or Skill1
 
AR177


Additional Arts Degree Courses
Art History II
Arts/Humanities Gen. Ed.
Social/ Behavioral Science Gen. Ed.
9
 
SUGGESTED ELECTIVES
See advisor for appropriate course work selection.
 
AR102Two-Dimensional (2-D) Design3
AR103Drawing I3
AR125Computer Graphics I3
AR202Three-Dimensional (3-D) Design3
AR203Drawing II3
AR225Computer Graphics II3
 Graphic Art Electives3
   
   
Min. Credit Hours to Graduate: 62