Learn how to creatively transform a message, to craft a visual statement that persuades, informs, motivates or entertains. A balance of practice-based, hands-on research and theory-driven coursework prepares you to design effectively and solve communication problems to improve people’s lives.

In our four-year degree, you will be introduced to new ways of seeing and thinking about design. You will learn how to creatively transform a message, to craft a visual statement that persuades, informs, motivates or entertains. Select a focus in visual communication design or user experience design or a combination of courses that suits your interests.

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Think differently about design.

Creative mind. Problem solver. Visual designer.

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Design show goes digital
In response to COVID-19, this year's Design Studies grads had to put their problem solving skills to the test. How could the annual portfolio show move forward with physical distancing protocols in place?
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Fill your days with art and light
Multi-media editing and production suites; state-of-the-art photo studios; user-experience labs—we provide the room, tools and guidance you need to make your design ideas come to life. There's no better place to prepare for a career in design.