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Graphic Design, Bachelor

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Sparks, NV, United States
Today’s graphic designers are more in demand than ever as they move beyond design studios into an array of companies and organizations seeking web design, video production, animation and more. We offer a bachelor degree in Graphic Design at the St. Thomas Aquinas College. 
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Overview

St. Thomas Aquinas College’s Graphic Design program offers a studio-based curriculum that integrates solid design skills with current computer software and proficiency. Our capstone class in portfolio development ensures you’ll graduate with visual evidence of your design abilities. 

You’ll also be encouraged to take advantage of our many visual communication and graphic design internships to gain real work experience. Past students have interned at Rockland Boulders, Gravity DesignWorks, GlobalSoft Digital Solutions and Paul Kiesche design.

Careers In Graphic Design

  • Our graduates are designing print, web, and interactive materials for graphic design firms, web development companies, advertising agencies.
  • Corporate marketing offices, newspapers, magazines, and publishing houses.

Detailed Programme Facts

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  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Our program is recognized by the professional organization for graphic designers, American Institute of Graphic Arts. You’ll be able to become an AIGA member and gain access to the AIGA job and internship databases. 
  • You can also show your portfolio on the AIGA website, attend lectures and studio visits, attend networking events, and participate in AIGA’s annual portfolio review. AIGA membership is an important step toward success in the visual communications field. 

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Complete your Common Application. It's a snap! Remember to include your college essay
  • Have your college counselor send us transcripts from your secondary (high) school
  • Send your SAT or ACT scores to STAC
  • All international students are required to take either the TOEFL , IELTS, or Pearson PTE English language proficiency exam
  • STAC requires at least one letter of recommendation
  • Any student attending secondary (high) school outside of the U.S. must have a transcript evaluation completed by any of the organizations on the NACES membership list 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16125 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    32250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16125 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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