Degrees Offered: B. A., B. S. Graphic Design
Tuition Information: Undergraduate residents $4,925, nonresidents $17,100 for the 2011 – 2012 school year. Tuition does not include fees of $1,608 per year.
1825 Southwest Broadway
Portland, OR 97201
Scope of Program:
Graphic Design students at Portland State University complete core coursework in 2D and 3D design, drawing, art history, communication design and computer graphics. All students must pass a sophomore portfolio review to continue in the major. Accepted students concentrate on digital image and illustration, typography, design history, digital page design, interactive media, contemporary design projects and communication design studio. All students create a portfolio.
All upper division Graphic Design students must purchase a laptop computer, preferably an Apple Macintosh. Merit, need-based and out-of-state opportunity scholarships are available, as are nonresident tuition grants. Oregon residents are encouraged to apply for state-sponsored scholarships and grants.