Degree Levels Offered for Graphic Design

Sample Free Open
Graphic Design Courses


Media Course Start Date Professor School
019 video 19 Adobe Dreamweaver Tutorials N/A N/A National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL)
Become versed in Adobe Dreamweaver, which allows users to create and manage HTML-based websites and mobile applications.
019 video 19 Adobe Flash Tutorials N/A N/A National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL)
Become familiar with Adobe Flash, and learn to create your own drop down menu, photo gallery, and much more.
019 video 19 Adobe Flex Tutorial N/A N/A National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL)
Become familiar with this software, which allows users to create rich Internet applications.
032 video 32 Adobe Illustrator Tutorials N/A N/A National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL)
Learn to create graphics with Adobe Illustrator, a software geared towards graphic design creation.
032 video 32 Adobe Photoshop Tutorials N/A N/A National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL)
For beginners and experts alike, lean such Photoshop tricks as the invisible clothing effect and pop art techniques.
003 full-course 3 Design - Applying Design Principles N/A N/A XSIQ
A course on composition, balance, contrast, and hierarchy, and other graphic design principals.
023 full-course 23 Fundamentals of Graphic Design 2012-09-01 Fall 2012 University of Reddit
This fundamentals of graphic design discusses design theory and history, color, typography, and how they can be applied to the completion of a graphic design project.
023 full-course 23 Graphic Design - Visual and Graphic Design N/A N/A XSIQ
A course on basic elements of graphic design including line, shape, form, and texture and design principles like composition, balance, contrast, and hierarchy

Accredited Online Graphic Design Degrees

School Accepts Transfer Credits Freshmen Acceptance Rate Financial Aid Rate Graduation Rate
Kennebec Valley Community College Yes 100% 87% 34%
Ohio State University-Main Campus Yes 63% 82% 80%
Misericordia University Yes 59% 100% 68%
Penn Foster High School Yes N/A N/A N/A
University of Maine at Fort Kent Yes 69% 86% 43%
Drury University Yes 87% 84% 51%
University of Massachusetts-Lowell Yes 66% 89% 50%
Mount Aloysius College Yes N/A 100% 51%
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide Yes 95% 39% 50%
Southern New Hampshire University-Nashua Yes N/A N/A N/A
University of Maine at Machias Yes 83% 99% 30%
Pinnacle Career Institute-South Kansas City Yes 100% 91% 73%
Grayson College Yes 100% 23% 16%
Hopkinsville Community College Yes 100% 100% 17%
Southern New Hampshire University-Salem Yes N/A N/A N/A
University of Maine Yes 78% 94% 59%
Monroe Community College Yes 100% 78% 25%
Heald College-Modesto Yes 94% 100% N/A
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Yes 80% 88% 69%
University of the Rockies Yes N/A N/A N/A

Graphic Design at a Glance

Number of Degrees Conferred in Graphic Design

    • 5,542 Bachelor's Degrees in
      Graphic Design
      • 41% Male
        Students
      • 59% Female
        Students
    • 271 Master's Degrees in
      Graphic Design
      • 35% Male
        Students
      • 65% Female
        Students

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