Graphic design is all around; TV, Internet, magazine advertising, corporate logos, cartoons and more. Express your creativity, and gain the competitive advantage in the multi-faceted graphic design industry with an Associate in Science Degree in Graphics Technology from IRSC. Combine innovative thinking, design philosophy and a high level of technical skills with real-world learning and job-related experiences to prepare for the future in this exciting and rapidly growing field. Then expand your expertise with a Bachelor’s Degree in Digital Media.
Once You Complete the Program
Transfer your credits to a four-year Baccalaureate program in the IRSC Digital Media program or to a university. Express your creativity, and gain the competitive advantage in the multi-faceted graphic and web design industry. IRSC will prepare you in the technical aspects of web design and production with courses in scripting for websites and digital audio production. With a degree in digital media, you’ll be ready to seek employment in a variety of industries, including graphic and web design, broadcasting or audio and video production.
Academic Plans/Guided Pathways for Graphic Design
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Academic Plans/Guided Pathways are recommended sequences of courses and prerequisites needed to complete your degree. It is a general suggestion for when to take your courses; it is not a course schedule. Students should meet with their advisors to make appropriate course selections. The Academic Plans/Guided Pathways listed below are for the current academic year. Students should consult with their advisors for plan requirements specific to their academic year.
Graphics Technology A.S.
Gain management and technical skills in many high-demand career fields, with the option to continue toward a Bachelor’s Degree at IRSC.
Technical (College Credit) Certificates
Earn valuable Technical (College Credit) Certificates at the same time you’re completing an A.S. Degree—get double the value and additional credentials by completing these blocks of courses.
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