Certificate in Illustration
Would you like to pursue a career as an illustrator? Enjoy communicating ideas visually? Are you interested in transferring 2-D drawings to digital formats?
The Certificate in Illustration teaches practical understanding to all facets of illustration to help you build a career as an illustrator.
The program consists of five required courses which can typically be completed in one year. You may take the courses individually or register for the entire certificate program at a discounted price (see current schedule for pricing
). Upon completion of the certificate, you'll be prepared to pursue a career in a variety of areas, including commercial, editorial, or book illustration.
- Drawing for Illustration
- Digital Illustration I
- Digital Color Theory & 2-D Design Fundamentals
- Digital Illustration II*
- Digital Portfolio & Capstone Project*
* Classes offered in Fall 2016.
Find complete course descriptions here and call us at 612-659-6500 if you have questions about the courses or schedule.
The Certificate in Illustration is a noncredit program. You will earn CEUs (continuing education units).
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