Graphic Design DegreeLook around your desk. What do you see? Perhaps a book, a bag, a pen, a web site on your computer screen. If you examine each item, chances are you will find several things created by a graphic designer. The fact is, nearly everything has a “graphic identity” now. Graphic Design and Animation has become the backbone of print and electronic media. Programmers and designers are in demand to help produce effective materials for public relations, marketing, and other outreach purposes. Students enrolled in this career-focused program get hands-on experience with Industry Standard applications. They take courses in basic design, multimedia, Web scripting, digital imaging and print, game development, and 3D modeling and learn industry-standard applications in the Adobe Creative Suite, such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver and Flash.