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Graphic Design

Rutgers University

48 months
Duration
29736 USD/year
29736 USD/year
12536 USD/year
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About

The Graphic Design program of Rutgers University offers students an educational experience that focuses on preparation for professional practices in visual communication that include design for corporate identity, publication, and package and web design.

Overview

The Graphic Design program of Rutgers University offers students an educational experience that focuses on preparation for professional practice in communication design that includes branding and visual identity, publication, interactive, web, motion, and data visualization. This cross-media approach ensures that students are prepared to create both physical and digital experiences, and think critically about the most appropriate media for a particular message and audience. The program also includes a social impact-driven curriculum that embraces publicly-engaged and collaborative design practices through its partnership with Express Newark by means of the Design Consortium, Visual Means, and XPress initiatives.

Learning Goals

  • Students will develop a command of composition as a vehicle of communication
  • Students will learn to approach technology as an ever-changing entity in order to serve their communication goals
  • Students will gain an understanding of typography/systems and image-making in order to build effective narratives
  • Students will learn how to conduct a rigorous research process, apply design methods and various processes for effective problem-solving and how to address complex systems
  • Students will learn about various theoretical approaches and cultural/historical contexts in order to articulate ideas and develop a critical perspective for their creative practice 
  • Students will learn how to strike a balance between originality of expression and appropriateness of purpose for a target audience
  • Students will be encouraged to work collaboratively to take advantage of the inherent interdisciplinary nature of design practice
  • Students will learn to effectively navigate our sociotechnical & data-centric landscape 
  • Students will learn to prioritize people’s needs and focus on a human-centered research process
  • Students will gain an understanding of the social and ethical responsibilities of communication design practice

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design
  • 3-D Design
  • Drawing
  • Graphic Design
  • Motion Design
  • Interactive Design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • A $70 non-refundable application fee is required
  • Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR)
  • Due to the uncertainty of future test dates and availability of standardized tests, Rutgers will make submission of SAT and ACT test scores optional
  • English Proficiency Examination Requirements
  • Letters of recommendation are not used for admissions consideration

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    29736 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14868 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    29736 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14868 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12536 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6268 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Newark

935 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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