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2011-2012 Catalog 
2011-2012 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Graphic Design (AAS)

This program will prepare you for careers in the field of visual communication. The program focuses on traditional and computer graphics, advertising and digital prepress. Employment opportunities are found in print shops, advertising agencies, newspapers and publications, and marketing departments in other businesses and industries.

Students must demonstrate college-level proficiency in reading, writing, and mathematics as prerequisites for courses within this program. Skills in these areas may affect the sequence of courses in which you can enroll and may also extend the time required to complete this program. For more details, see the Academic Placement and Testing  section. Graphic Design (MGD) courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better to move to the next course in sequence or to satisfy graduation requirements.

Graduates of the program will receive an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Graphic Design.

The Graphic Design degree is offered at Glenwood Springs-Spring Valley. See the section on Courses  for more detail.

Please see your advisor for a recommended sequence of courses to develop your own schedule.

PLUS choose one of the following:

Minimum Hours Required

Minimum Credit Hours Required  (66-67)
Minimum Contact Hours Required (1327.5-1350)


◆ State Guaranteed Transfer Course

✽ Applies to CMC AA|AS Degree

For more information see Degree & Certificate Descriptions & Requirements .