Graphic Design Career Major - Overview

Graphic Design

Graphic Design
Campus
Information Technology Center
(Springlake Campus)
Career Major Length
1035 hours
Who Can Enroll
Juniors, Seniors & Adults
Schedule
M-F 7:40-10:30A &/or 11:25A-2:15P
Fees
In-State Tuition:
$2,588.00
Out-of-State Tuition:
$6,728.00
Book Costs:
$117.00
Average Oklahoma Salary
$19/hr

Using a variety of industry standard software packages, students will learn graphic design concepts and the production skills necessary to design and produce professional projects using a wide range of materials.  Students will manage complex projects and develop a professional portfolio of work which will include branding development, vinyl signage, screen-printing, and more.

 

Career Major Length
1035.00Total Hours
Course Title
Hours
Safety
15.00
Fundamentals of Graphic Design
120.00
Mac & Adobe Basics
30.00
Printing and Production Basics
45.00
Typography 1
45.00
Typography 2
90.00
Advanced Desktop Publishing and Graphic Design
120.00
Vinyl Graphics Installation
60.00
Portofolio Development
90.00
Digital Illustration
120.00
Multimedia Image Management
120.00
Animated Design
30.00
Independent Study and Skill Development
90.00
Workbased Learning
60.00

Helpful Attributes and Abilities

  • Reading and language skills at the 10th grade level or above; math skills at the 9th grade level or above
  • Art background, training or natural ability
  • Attention to detail
  • Basic typing and computer literacy skills
  • Good eye-hand coordination
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to self-motivate and perform under pressure
  • For Vinyl Graphics Installation course only: Ability to bend, stoop and reach above the head or below the knee holding 10 pounds

Student Organizations

Certifications Available