Graphic Design: Print Media

  • You will receive hands-on instruction from instructors using a curriculum that reflects current industry standards and which also keeps pace with the continually evolving nature of the graphic design field.
  • You will be part of a tight-knit community and build lasting relationships with each other students.  
  • The program’s award-winning faculty members combine years of real-world professional experience with academic training.

Program Description

Do you want an exciting career that merges creativity with technology? Minneapolis College’s Graphic Design program centers on the place where words meet images, where clear and purposeful communication meets aesthetic impact and where a range of human needs and desires reside. You will get hands-on experience from experienced instructors in a program that will open up a world for you in a fast-paced Graphic Design career.

Program Details


Occupational Outlook

Nationally, employment of graphic designers is expected to grow by 13 percent, according to the Bureau of labor Statistics, which is about as fast as average for all occupations through 2018. Demand for graphic design is continuing to increase from advertisers and design firms, particularly in the realm of print- and Web-based marketing and promotional materials.

Potential Job Titles

  • Graphic artist/designer
  • Art director
  • Creative director
  • Production artist

Where You Could Work

  • Advertising agencies
  • Art studios
  • Corporate art departments
  • Government institutions
  • Graphic design firms
  • Marketing and public relations firms
  • Government and educational institutions