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Visual Communication/Graphic Design, Assoc of App Sci.

The Visual Communication (VisComm) AAS degree program prepares students in the production methods, digital media and traditional design related to the visual communications field. Students learn to apply a variety of media to a range of audiences. Students acquire professional skills to be competitive in the visual communications industries, to include design for print, screen, and motion graphics. Visual Communication/Graphic Design is a Workforce Development program, which prepares students for entry-level job positions. Non-degree-seeking students may upgrade and enrich their basic computer skill sets. Some of its courses transfer to four-year institutions. Students are encouraged to consult with an academic advisor to consider specific transfer goals.


Learning Foundations Overall Requirements
General Education - Social Sciences (A.A.S.)
General Electives - 3 Credits
  • Complete 3 credit hours from any subject. NOTE: PED courses may not be used to meet this requirement.
visual Comm/Graphic Design Core Courses
18 Credits At the 2000 Level
  • You must take at least 18 credits of 2000-level courses in order to graduate in this program. Courses listed below count toward that requirement.



Ms. Barbara Johnson, Chair


Marlboro Hall, Room 1034


(301) 322-0966

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Contact Information

Enrollment Services, Bladen Hall Room 125


(301) 322-0864

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