Advertising and Graphic Design curriculum is designed to provide students with knowledge and skills necessary for employment in the graphic design profession which emphasizes design, advertising, illustration, and digital and multimedia preparation of printed and electronic promotional materials.

Students will be trained in the development of concept and design for promotional materials such as newspaper and magazine advertisements, posters, folders, letterheads, corporate symbols, brochures, booklets, preparation of art for printing, lettering and typography, photography, and electronic media.

Graduates should qualify for employment opportunities with graphic design studios, advertising agencies, printing companies, department stores, a wide variety of manufacturing industries, newspapers, and businesses with in-house graphics operations.

Information Technology–Digital Media/Advertising and Graphic Design A.A.S. Degree (A25590D)

Study Options

A.A.S. Degree 
Diploma Program 
Certificate Program 


Current Articulation Agreements
Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD): Graphic Design Major
Elizabeth City State University: Graphic Design Major
Queens University of Charlotte: New Media Design Major


Ronna Stroud, Coordinator/Instructor
(704) 978-5429