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Graphic Design Technology

Graphic Design Technology

Graphic Design Technology

The Graphic Design Technology Program at HCC offers several options for getting started. One can pursue a letter of recognition, a certificate, or choose between two degree programs. Almost any field these days has a need for talented people with the skills to create visual communication products. HCC's program provides hands-on training in those skills.

Student posing in MAC lab in front of design work

Program Options

The A.S. degree option in graphic design will prepare students for transfer to a four-year institution to pursue a BFA degree with a concentration in graphic design. The A.A.S. degree in graphic design technology provides the training and skills for the student who wishes to proceed directly into the field to seek an entry level position at a print shop, advertising agency, in-house art department, or publication, to name but a few.

Career Outlook


Median annual salary for graphic designers


Growth in employment over next 10 years


Graphic design jobs in the U.S.


Graphic designers employed in MD

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