Graphic Arts

  • Students interested in careers in the graphic arts, such as artist, photographer, computer animator, desktop publishing specialist, illustrator and web page designer, will find a wide range of opportunities in this pathway. In addition to three required courses and 13 related electives, the pathway offers 13 industry certifications through Harper College as well as mentorships, microinternships and internships.

    Work Based Learning Experiences in visual arts

    Student interns have completed a variety of tasks in the Visual Arts field, including, but not limited to:

    • Assist in the creation and development of projects, such as illustrations, website design, and branding logos
    • Use organizational and industry knowledge to present ideas and outcomes to potential customers
    • Under the supervision of the industry professional, instruct or teach basic visual art skills to customers

Four Year Academic Plan