Degrees Offered: B. F. A. Art with Concentration in Graphic Design
Tuition Information: Undergraduate residents $4,636, nonresidents $15,426 for the 2010 – 2011 school year
1200 Commercial Street
Emporia, KS 66801
Scope of Program:
Emporia State University offers a Graphic Design concentration within its Art major. Students begin their experience with foundation courses in drawing, 2D and 3D design, life drawing, art history and sculpture. They must also complete a First Year Experience course and take an Art Forum course each semester. Graphic Design students must pass a mid-program portfolio review. Upper division students concentrate on graphic design processes and systems, advanced typography and art direction. All students complete a senior project and create a portfolio.
Students who are residents of Colorado, Nebraska, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas pay a reduced tuition rate (currently $6,442). Merit, need-based and arts scholarships are available. Pay close attention to scholarship application deadlines; the cutoff date for some scholarships is as early as February 15 of each year.