Visual Communications Design, Graphic Design Concentration

Make your impact with an online B.A. degree in visual communications design with a graphic design concentration from Northern Vermont University Online.

At Northern Vermont University, you'll take your creative talents and turn them into a career. As a visual communications design student, you’ll work with faculty experts and motivated peers to develop professional-level skills that will help you stand out to employers. Our program offers an in-depth, computer-based instruction to allow you to develop your design skills for print, the web, and mobile applications. Our students graduate prepared for a career in this competitive field.

In addition to strengthening your technical abilities, our programs deliver a well-rounded education that helps you develop marketable communication skills as you share your art with fellow students and faculty. 

Collaboration Runs Deep in Everything We Do  

Regular online critiques and other feedback from faculty, students, and professional artists will allow you to perfect your artistic voice. You’ll be ready for positions at museums and galleries, design and advertising firms, publishing and news media companies, and many other workplaces — or you may decide to start your own business.

Career-Ready Learning

On top of your classwork and factually collaboration, you'll gain hands-on experience with an internship in graphic design. No matter where you are in the world, we'll help you make connections at local businesses or agencies. This in-the-field experience will boost your skills and your resume for your career beyond NVU.

Program Details

Students in this program will need to purchase and install Adobe Suite applications. More details on the required materials and purchases will be available soon.