Bachelor of Fine Arts Graphic Design - Illustration

The Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design program develops in students the knowledge, skills and competencies of visual problem solving with traditional and digital tools in addition to providing analytic research, history appreciation, and advanced studio practice.

Students enrolled in the Illustration concentration become familiar with concept development, styles, creative visual problem-solving methods, and commercial applications. Students learn to refine their skills and techniques in order to master the ability to develop ideas into finished illustrations. The culmination will result in a synthesis of specialized, professional portfolios and thesis projects relevant to enter the professtional industry of graphic design.

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation: Briarcliffe College is accredited by The Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Commission on Higher Education Accreditation.

Programmatic Accreditation: The Graphic Design program is not programmatically accredited.

The New York State Board of Regents also authorizes Briarcliffe to offer Diploma, Associate degree and Bachelor's degree programs.

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Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design (Illustration)

Some of the required courses in this program may include:

  • Painting
  • Advanced Drawing
  • Studio Animation
  • Digital Storyboarding
  • Illustration Survey

This program is available at the following campuses and/or online:

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