The Graphic Design minor is intended for students who want to learn the fundamentals of graphic design and to prepare themselves to use visual communication more effectively in their careers and lives. Requirements for this minor total 24 hours, including required courses (10 hours) and electives (14 hours).

Required Courses
GPH 105Foundational Design Software3
GPH 205Intermediate Design Software3
GPH 110Design Foundations3
GPH 210Tangible Design3
Select 12 hours of the following:12
Art Appreciation
Drawing for Design
Calligraphy and Lettering
Topics in Graphic Design
Design and Society
Introduction to Photography
Studio Topics in Graphic Design
Introduction to Web Design
Advanced Design Software
Interaction Design
Design Studio I/Digital and Physical Projects
Freelance and Professional Practice
Design History
Digital Storytelling
Graphic Design Project
Design Systems
Design Studio II/Digital and Physical Projects
Principles of Marketing
Introduction to Public Relations
Mass Communication
Audio and Visual for Social and Interactive Media
Visual Communication
Computer Ethics
Total Hours24