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California State University, Sacramento
Graphic Design B.S.

Graphic Design B.S.
The Graphic Design degree provides students with the creative, technical and communication skills required in one of today''''s fastest growing fields. Students in the program will learn to solve visual communication problems through a comprehensive program of study that incorporates basic design principles, color theory and typegraphy, and advanced production techniques. Since Graphic Design is an aesthetic and technical discipline, students will learn to apply theories and historical research in the creation of visual and written information. Students in the Graphic Design program make use of current technology as an integral part of their visual communication exploration.

Important Notice: The Graphic Design program at Sacramento State is one of the most highly sought after programs in Northern California. Due to the large number of applications, the program is now officially impacted. Students wishing to become Graphic Design majors must complete a series of required lower division courses and then must apply for admission to the program. It is highly recommended that interested students speak with a Graphic Design advisor as soon as possible. Check with the Department of Design, (916) 278-3962 to confirm current criteria or visit: http://www.al.csus.edu/design/

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