Degrees Offered: B. F. A. Graphic Design
Tuition Information: Undergraduate residents $6,096, nonresidents $18,288 plus fees of $1,632 per year for the 2010 – 2011 school year
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920
Scope of Program:
Eastern Illinois University does not admit art students into the Graphic Design program until the third year of study. Successful applicants take courses in drawing, 2D and 3D design, graphic abstractions, graphic design, typography and inter/motion graphics.
Eastern Illinois University requires Graphic Design pre-major students to have completed two years of foreign language study during high school. Students wishing to apply for the Graphic Design program at Eastern Illinois University as sophomores must complete coursework in art history, drawing, design and painting before applying to the major. Major applicants must also submit a digital portfolio. Graphic Design students must purchase a MacBook Pro laptop computer. Scholarships, including Fine Arts scholarships, are available.