Become skilled in both technology and visual media with MSU Moorhead’s Graphic Communications major. You’ll learn the intricacies of the graphics industry, including computer graphics, multimedia, printing, advertising, web design and so much more. Choose an emphasis or pursue a related minor to delve deeper into the field of graphic communications.
Hone in on your studies further with an emphasis in Interactive Media Design or Digital Design and Production. These emphases provide greater exploration in the areas you’re passionate about.
You’ll stand out from other job applicants with this degree. Employers appreciate graduates who have experience with both visual design and technical applications.
Learn by doing at MSUM. Join a student organization, live and learn with others in your major, or find an internship. All will help you succeed here and after graduation.
With a strong focus on media-driven technologies such as web development, computer graphics, prepress production and motion graphics, a Graphic Communications degree provides a deep understanding of building, designing, producing and distributing content. You’ll get to exercise both your analytical left-brain and creative right-brain with this degree.
Graphic Communications & Design Student Success Stories
A multi-campus collaboration project received a $150,000 grant to design workshops on how to use immersive experiences to better educate students.
Daisy Tripp '20 designs wine label for Paseka School of Business namesake
Once upon a time, there lived five graphic communications majors, all with an emphasis in 3D animation. Their countless hours spent as lab dwellers caught the attention of their classmates, and soon a nickname was born.
Enhance your Graphic Communications degree outside the classroom with student organizations, internships and more.