Degrees Offered: B. F. A. Visual Arts with Concentration in Graphic Design
Tuition Information: Undergraduate residents $5,304; nonresidents $15,916 for the 2011 – 2012 school year. Residents of contiguous counties in Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia pay reduced tuition rates, currently $11,356 per year. All students must pay mandatory annual fees of $1,824.
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532
Scope of Program:
Frostburg State University offers a concentration in Graphic Design as well as an undergraduate certificate in Computer Print Graphics for non-design majors. Graphic Design students begin their studies with foundation courses in drawing, graphic design, 2D and 3D design and introductory studio work in a variety of media. They continue their studies with coursework in computer graphics, digital imaging, art history and multimedia design. All students must pass a studio focus review and a senior focus review and create a senior portfolio.
Merit and need-based scholarships are available. Students from Bedford, Franklin, Fulton and Somerset Counties in Pennsylvania, Loudon County in Virginia, and Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire, Jefferson, Mineral and Morgan Counties in West Virginia should apply for reduced tuition rates.