Visual Communication Program

The Visual Communication major will teach you the effective application of the fundamental elements and principles of visual communication design.

The program focuses on the exploration of creative solutions in communication using digital media processes, typography, form development, and information design with print, motion, UI/UX, and time–based media.

Through the Visual Communication program, you will become a thoroughly trained, competent designer educated in traditional and contemporary media and grounded by historical and cultural knowledge.

Courses and requirements

As a Visual Communication major, you will be required to take at least 99 credits, including at least 30 upper-division credits. Review all of the courses and requirements. With this emphasis, as a condition of graduation, you are required to participate in a Visual Communication Portfolio Exhibition during Spring Quarter of your senior year.