​​​Graphic Design​​

The future is yours to design!

Findlay's graphic design major provides a curriculum focused on the development of visual communication skills through coursework in digital imaging, typography, interactive media, and commercial design. Students also gain experience in marketing and communications.

Careers you can explore with a graphic design degree include:

Allison Bowers Sagmeister StampCreative Art Director
Publications Coordinator
Graphic Designer
Web Designer
Design Consultant
Freelance Designer
Marketing Specialist
Brand Consultant
Social Media Manager

Graphic design majors have a variety of opportunities to participate in internships with local businesses or organizations and with offices on campus.  Students also participate in service learning projects in the classroom to design publications for community partners.

Students in the graphic design major enjoy access to the Mazza Museum, the most diverse collection of original artwork by children's book illustrators in the world. Students attend annual Mazza conferences, interact with nationally recognized award winning illustrators, complete internships with the museum, and volunteer with monthly educational events.

Senior graphic design majors participate in capstone coursework that includes career preparation, a senior exhibition, and professionally-oriented individualized work with local clients.  Students also have opportunities to participate in juried exhibitions, including the annual University of Findlay Juried Student Art and Design Exhibition at the Lea Gallery.

University of Findlay graphic design studentMany of our students choose to add a second major in these areas:

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