Graphic Design Graduate Degree
Are you ready to jump start your way into a high-paying position in today's innovative technology industries? The Graphic Design Graduate Degree from RIT is your best first step to getting there. At RIT you'll discover 80 Graduate Programs in some of today's most preferred, recession-proof math and science-related disciplines. So don't think twice: find out more about the programs at RIT by getting in touch today!
Modern graphic designers are responsible for the shaping of countless everyday experiences, which means they need to understand all areas of design, including print media, human-computer interaction design, motion graphics, 3D digital graphics and more. Our Graphic Design Graduate Degree in Visual Communication Design focuses on advancement through innovative research and user-centered graphic design, and emphasizes the potential of visual communication in all types of media. While students specialize in either communication design, interaction design, or motion and 3D digital design, this program fosters innovation and creativity across the full spectrum of visual communication design disciplines ? which means students are able to develop comprehensive skill sets in graphic, interactive, and digital design. In order to be considered for admission, candidates must present a portfolio of work that:
- Demonstrates strong design skills, visual sophistication, and aesthetic awareness
- Informs the faculty of the applicant's readiness for advanced graduate study
- Exhibits visual computer skills using Adobe products like Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
- Consists of 10-15 examples of a cohesive body or bodies of recent work
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Studying at RIT opens up a world of opportunity. Not only are our faculty members internationally respected for important contributions in their respective fields, but our partnership with national and international corporate and government entities will also give you unparalleled opportunities for research and career placement.
A Graduate Degree in Graphic Design at RIT can advance your earning potential. 400 employers from the United States and two foreign countries attended our most recent career fair to discover the talents of our recent graduates. And that's not all: an education from RIT will connect you with more than 100,000 well-established alumni who value and understand the strength of our programs.
At RIT, we provide top-notch academics, a world-class faculty and great learning facilities. Develop personal and professional interests with our academic offerings and prepare for long-term career success in a global community. Intensive learning, field-experienced professors and committed students studying in ground breaking fields like graphic design allow RIT to be consistently ranked among the elite colleges. Ask about our quarter program, which allows you to take classes four times a year and earn your degree faster.