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Graphic Design, B.A.

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Graphic Design, Computer Animation, and Newmedia are located in rooms 417, 419, 438, and 454 on the fourth floor of the FAC building. Currently there are three full-time professors who are supported by adjunct instructors as needed. Our proximity to Nashville provides opportunities to invite professionals to engage with design students through lectures and portfolio reviews. 


Room 419 serves as a large classroom, with eighteen adjustable drafting tables, where students are involved in traditional, hands on methods. This room has two industrial-sized aluminum sinks and additional work surfaces for group projects.All classrooms and stations are online and Wi-Fi connected. Enrolled design students have 24-hour access to a computer lab, with the exception of University holidays. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Each design class uses at least one of our three computer labs. Room 417 and 438 have twenty-one computer stations equipped with the latest Adobe Creative Cloud Suite of programs and Maya software. Each room has a scanner, two printers, an overhead projector, and sound system. Room 454 has fifteen Mac stations and a large HD screen for instructional lectures and student presentations. 

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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    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.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • A completed application (open WKU application for admission)
  • $75 non-refundable application fee
  • Official Academic Records from schools attended with grades and any degrees/diplomas/certificates received.  Should also include a literal English translation.
  • Proof of English Proficiency
  • Financial Evidence of Support
  • Students transferring from within the US will need to fill out the Transfer-In Form
  • All necessary documents, including academic records, and proof of English language proficiency, must be received before an admission decision can be made.
International students must also provide financial evidence of support in order to obtain an I-20.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13572 USD/year
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  • National

    13248 USD/year
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    Based on the original amount of 13248 USD per year and a duration of .
  • In-State

    5301 USD/year
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Living costs for Bowling Green

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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