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Advertising & Graphic Design Major
You make a big impression on people — and the world.
Take risks. Influence decisions. Bring people together. Propel social movements. Build businesses. Work with change-makers. Challenge yourself to make everyone see the world — and something in it — in brand new ways. In our Advertising & Graphic Design program, you’ll learn how to mix verbal, visual and interactive media to create and convey resilient, tailor-made messages, using the latest techniques and tools. We want to engage our audience in a way that propels lives, families, communities and cultures forward with a positive momentum. In addition to advertising and design coursework taught by some of the most talented people in the creative industries, your curriculum will include photography, illustration, animation, marketing, copywriting, research, strategy, positioning, target audiences, packing, motion and more — everything you’ll need to make your mark on the world.
ADVERTISING & GRAPHIC DESIGN FACILITIES
You'll have access to:
- Collaboration areas
- Apple computer workstations with dual monitors and industry-standard software
- Professional scanners and WiFi-enabled printers for free black-and-white test prints
- Video and photography studio with dedicated Canon 5D cameras and lighting equipment
- Shared resources around campus such as the Tad Jeffrey FabLab, MindMarket workspaces, print labs and computer labs
The CCAD Advertising & Graphic Design program has a 97% rate of job placement before graduation. Our alumni can be found in all sorts of positions.
Interactive media director
Social media manager
A&E Television Networks
Arc Worldwide/Leo Burnett
Ben & Jerry's
Ogilvy & Mather
Proctor & Gamble
Saatchi & Saatchi
Young & Rubicam
Find the right internship, write a standout resume, interview well, and land the ideal job for you.
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