Perspective matters.

A major in graphic design teaches you how to innovate, design and ideate. In addition to developing your skills in creativity, technology and typography, this program allows you to discover your abilities to tell stories through art.

  • Overview

    • School: Traditional Undergrad Academics
    • Division: Communication & Media
    • Degree Type: Bachelor of Arts, Minor
    • Format: Residential
    • Location: Grand Rapids

    Career Opportunities

    A bachelor's degree in graphic design prepares you for a range of careers and graduate programs.

    • Graphic designer
    • Web developer
    • Art director
    • Marketing specialist
    • Multimedia artist
  • Relevant Classes

    A well-rounded list of liberal arts and major classes prepare you to excel as an innovative, character-driven professional. And trained advisers provide the personalized, strengths-focused guidance you need to thrive as a college student and complete your degree.

    Download a semester-by-semester class planning guide. This shows how you can finish your degree in four years.

    Global Internships

    100% of our traditional undergraduate students complete an academic internship or practicum. More than a graduation requirement, this real-world experience helps you explore your calling and gain practical skills for career success.

    With guidance from the Center for Career & Life Calling, our students land internships at trusted businesses and nonprofits around the world.

    • Access of West Michigan
    • Insomniac Events
    • Women At Risk, International