Communication Art & Design

Alexandria Technical & Community College offers a well-rounded program to prepare the student for entry-level work in the field of communication art and design. Students wishing to pursue their associate of applied science degree take an additional six credits of general education courses. At the diploma level, the coursework includes graphic design, drawing, and illustration techniques; current computer application skills; editorial and advertising art; and web design. All applicants are asked to submit a portfolio showing their most recent work. In addition, applicants complete an assignment provided by the department.