Mar 01, 2024
Total Credits: 48
Major Number: 5874
CIP Code: 50.0409
In the Graphic Design Diploma students will work with a creative process to develop ideas, use the technologies to develop those ideas into commercial projects, and through those, inform and influence specific audiences. The field includes corporate identity, packaging, publishing, advertising, signage, and information graphics.
Career/Occupational Elective Requirements
Select from VCT courses based on career and educational goals (VCT 1121 recommended)
MnTC/General Education Requirements
MnTC Elective Requirements
Select a minimum of three credits from the following
Additional Elective Requirements
General Requirements for Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates
See Century College Policy 22.214.171.124
Transfer, Articulation Agreements, and Partnerships
See the Century College website for information regarding transfer.
This program is intended primarily for employment preparation rather than transfer to a four-year institution. Some courses may not transfer to a number of four-year colleges. If you are considering the possibility of transfer, you may wish to talk with your advisor, counselor, or program instructor before registering to discuss your goals, look at programs designed for transfer, and develop a plan. Articulation agreements exist with Bemidji State University, Metropolitan State University, and Minnesota State University - Moorhead..
Program Learning Outcomes
At the end of this program students will be able to:
- Demonstrate industry standard effective communication and collaboration skills.
- Generate communication solutions for business needs.
- Demonstrate proficiency with technology in the area of Graphic Design.
- Prepare and demonstrate a portfolio at the annual VCT Program Portfolio Show.
Program Contact Information
John Kothera 651.779.5773 Room 2403 East
Please note that this is a sample course sequence. Individual schedules will vary depending upon student needs, goals, and availability. Students are recommended to meet with their advisor, counselor, or faculty program instructors to create an individualized plan that includes prerequisites and application requirements. For detailed program information see the Century College website. This information is subject to change.
This information is subject to change. Changes and updates are posted on century.edu
Century College is a member of the Minnesota State system. We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and educator. This document can be available in alternative formats to individuals with disabilities by calling 651.779.3354 or 1.800.228.1978 x 3354.