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Graphic Design

Combine art and technology to communicate with the world

Tidewater Community College’s graphic design programs prepare you for work in a variety of graphic design settings, such as advertising agencies and corporate communications departments, or as a freelance graphic designer. When you study design at TCC, you gain extensive hands-on experience with the hardware and software you’ll use as a design professional, helping you make a smooth transition from classroom to workplace.

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Associate of Applied Science - Graphic Design

TCC’s graphic design programs can guide you towards an in-demand career that uses your talents to build brands and share ideas. Start with the basics of visual communication such as color, typography, and image manipulation. Then, hone your skills in everything from traditional print design to cutting edge interactive design and development.

Is this program for you?

Yes, if you:
  • are creative
  • are detail-oriented
  • enjoy working with computers