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Graphic Design

Bachelor of Arts


With a BA in Graphic Design from Concordia, you’ll build a solid foundational understanding of design theories and practices so that you’ll be ready to make your mark in the real world.


Program Length

48 Credits


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Special demands come along with the nature of an ever-changing field like graphic design. No matter the career path you choose, the BFA at CSP meshes modern and traditional processes and skills so that you’re prepared. The program offers a complete, all-encompassing view of design, which covers everything from typography to web design.

This program is built to prepare you for creative professions like graphic design and other communications-related fields that rely on visual imagery.

Career Paths

Graphic Designer $ 57,990
Special Effects Artist/Animator $ 98,950
Art Director $ 105,180

Program Details

CSP’s Graphic Design BA stresses the importance of applied graphic design practice. When you graduate from the program, you’ll leave with valuable skills, the ability to start any design-related job, and lead an impactful career.

Our faculty make sure that you’re equipped with the theories, tools, and methods needed to craft work that stands out in a highly competitive field. Hone your digital design skills in our state-of-the-art Mac lab.

You’ll assemble a skill portfolio filled to hte brim with the key elements necessary for success in graphic design. Some of the concentrations you’ll explore include 2D design, drawing, photography, web design, typography, and more. Your journey in graphic design begins with a well-rounded look at all aspects of traditional and modern design.

You’ll have the opportunity to take advantage of invaluable networking opportunities and take part in the vibrant Twin Cities creative community during your time at CSP. After completing the program, you’ll be prepared to create dynamic and relevant designs in any industry.

Student outcomes

CSP graduates are leaders and trailblazers. Meet some of our alumni below and see how they’re shaping the world.

Meet Our Faculty

Our world-class faculty use their decades of experience to nurture your success from the first day of class all the way to graduation— and beyond.

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