utilize various multimedia tools for visual communication.
They are knowledgeable
• conceptual problem solving
• critical thinking
• formal design
• marketing strategies
A successful graphic designer
can demonstrate a real-world approach to design and functionality.
They should also have strong interpersonal communication skills.
• Associate's Degree, practical work experience
• Bachelor's Degree
• Specific computer-related elearning
• Technical certifications
Ref: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational Outlook Handbook
2004 -05 Edition
What to Expect
The increased demands for creative marketing visual communication messages have created a need for skilled Graphic Designers.
Graphic Designers who continue to increase their skills using the most current multi-media tools and demonstrate creativity will be valuable assets to any organization.
They can have careers in various industries such as government, wholesale and retail, advertising and the entertainment industry.
• Graphic Designer
• Typographic Designer
• Print Designer
• Package Designer
• Publication Designer
• Branding and Identity Designer
• Corporate, Environmental and Retail Designer
• Entertainment Designer