• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 42 months
    Duration
You are at your best when you’re creating. There’s nothing better than seeing an idea come to life – and that’s what you’re good at! But why limit your creative outlets to just a hobby? Earning the Graphic Design program at Liberty University can help you refine your natural talent and turn it into your profession, so you can pursue a career doing what you love. 
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Overview

With visual communication becoming more and more interactive, the need for graphic designers is growing. Companies need designers who are passionate about what they do to create compelling content for their audiences. It takes skill and practice to create beautiful websites, marketing campaigns, and an overall seamless user experience.

Take your skills further as you create a portfolio of vector illustration, advanced typography, and 21st century-style artwork. With a graphic design degree, you can become extremely marketable to agencies and businesses looking for skilled graphic designers. 

Potential Careers

Wondering where a graphic design degree can take you? Earning a graphic design degree online can help prepare you for a variety of creative roles. Imagine working in a studio with other like-minded designers, creating 3-D illustrations, wedding invitations, or even websites and video games. 

The skill set you gain through a graphic arts degree can help you prepare for almost any role in the world of digital design. With the Graphic Design program at Liberty University , you can walk away prepared to land positions like: 

  • Art director
  • Copy editor
  • Multimedia artist and animator
  • Publication editor
  • Web developer

Accreditation

Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 42 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of Art 
  • Introduction to Graphic Design
  • Digital Imaging
  • Graphic Design

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Admission application
  • Application fee
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form
  • A High School Self-Certification form
  • Proof of English proficiency

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    455 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 455 USD per credit and a duration of 42 months.
  • National

    455 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 455 USD per credit and a duration of 42 months.
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Funding

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