Undergraduate

The B.F.A. in Communication Design develops designers that are conceptual thinkers, creative problem solvers and socially responsible citizens. Our graduates are regularly recognized in national and international design competitions and have a high placement rate at top design, interactive and advertising firms throughout the country.

The Communication Design curriculum introduces students to the principles of design, image making, color theory, typography and research; giving direct experience with traditional (logos and branding, publications, packaging, advertising) as well as digital applications (mobile applications, websites, product interfaces). Students are prepared for professional practice through studio courses and professional internships.

Student accomplishments

Shelby Tamura

Shelby Tamura received the Best Ad and the Best Concept prizes for her Carfax ads at the DSVC Nation Student Show and Conference 10. Alex Egner was her professor.

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Communication Design

Shelby Tamura received the Best Ad and the Best Concept prizes for her Carfax ads at the DSVC Nation Student Show and Conference 10. Alex Egner was her professor.

Alumni accomplishments

Kyle Poff

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Communication Design

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Communication Design