From Print to Motion, the Graphic Design Programs Covers It All
Acquire a go-anywhere, do-anything skill set that draws on your creativity
Get the skills and confidence you need to quickly begin your career as a design professional. It’s your opportunity to put your artistic gifts to work! For any student looking for one of the best Colorado graphic design schools, Colorado Mountain College offers a blend of design, videography, and emergent media courses. A winning combination in today’s modern design world.
As part of Isaacson School for Communication, Arts & Media, you’ll enjoy a vibrant interdisciplinary culture with students from the Professional Photography and Digital Media programs. You’ll have access to a broad range of state-of-the art equipment and facilities, including multimedia studios, a new prototype lab, and immersive media production. You'll learn...
- The latest design software, include the Adobe Create Suite
- Color theory
- Print and pre-press technology
- Critical and creative design processes
- Cultural, social, political, environmental, and historical aspects of design
- Interdisciplinary roles in marketing
- Professional practices including billing, budgeting and legal issues
CMC Graphic Design students graduate with a portfolio of work that meets employer and marketplace expectations.
In just two years, you’ll have a degree that can lead to a rewarding career in graphic design. Our graduates find work in:
- Advertising agencies
- Marketing departments
- Corporate communications
- Multimedia production
- Freelance opportunities
- Print shops
Colorado Mountain College is surrounded by art-loving mountain communities and outdoor related businesses. Our location is a hot spot for snowboarding, skiing, climbing, biking and running.
Aspen, a hub of international art and pop culture, is nearby. Our locale attracts top graphic design professionals, advertising agencies and firms specializing in the outdoor industry. You’ll be immersed in a mountain-resort region that relies heavily on effective, well-designed marketing.
Outstanding design learning facilities, beautiful scenery, a happening arts scene, not to mention world-class skiing and outdoor adventure — there could hardly be a better location. Come get inspired!
Compare: Our tuition is one of the lowest of graphic design AAS programs in Colorado
Low costs keep CMC graduates from being crushed by debt as they start their careers. Give yourself a financial break without compromising your education. That's smart.
Here’s how our in-district and in-state tuition compares to other graphic design AAS programs in Colorado:
*This is the cost for the first two years (or 61.5 credits) of a BFA in Graphic Design.
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