George Mason University
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George Mason University

Graphic Design, Undergraduate Certificate

Program Overview

The Graphic Design Undergraduate Certificate is for working adults with a 4-year undergraduate degree from an accredited institution who seek the skills and competency to advance into a career in graphic design. This program focuses on pragmatic problem-solving concepts while emphasizing the design process. Students learn layout, typography and semiotics in a project-based learning environment that asks them to create posters, brochures, publications and identity systems. Throughout the program, the portfolio development process is emphasized as students prepare for careers as graphic designers, project managers and art directors. 

Find degree requirements in the university catalog.


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