Graphic Design Master's Program
Get an immediate jump start into today's high-paying, innovative technology industries with a Graphic Design Master's Program from RIT. At RIT, you'll discover more than 80 Master's Programs in some of the most respected math and science-related disciplines. So don't wait: contact us today to learn more about the programs at RIT.
Because they shape countless everyday experiences, modern designers need to have practical expertise in virtually every area of design, including motion graphics, print media, human-computer interaction design, 3D digital graphics and more. Our Graphics Design Master's Program helps designers enhance their user-centered graphic design skills through innovative research and an emphasis on visual communication in all kinds of media. This program fosters creativity across multiple design disciplines, enabling students to build practical skill sets in graphic, interactive, and digital design before specializing in either communication design, interaction design, or motion and 3D digital design. Applicants must meet certain criteria in order to be admitted to the course, including presenting a portfolio of work that:
- Is made up of 10-15 recent examples that speak to a cohesive body or bodies of work
- Demonstrates visual sophistication, aesthetic awareness, and good design skills
- Exhibits the applicant's readiness for graduate study
- Exemplifies visual computer skills, particularly with regards to Adobe products like Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
At RIT, the world is your oyster
Enroll in an RIT program and you'll find that a world of opportunity opens up. In addition to unparalleled opportunities for research and career placement, you'll also benefit from our partnerships with countless national and international corporate and government entities and have the support of highly respected faculty members.
Holding a Master's Program in Graphic Design from RIT translates into increased earning potential. In 2014, RIT had a 95% career placement rate for graduate students! Not only that, but with an education at RIT you'll be networked with more than 100,000 well-connected alumni who value the power of an RIT qualification and look to hire our graduates.
At RIT, we provide top-notch academics, great facilities and world-class faculty. Distinctive academic specialties like ours help students develop personal and professional abilities that pave the way for long-term career success in a global arena. We can provide you with options that will allow you to earn your graphic design qualification in the way that works best for you. Ask about our quarter program, which allows you to take classes four times a year and earn your degree faster.