Degrees Offered: B. A. Art with Emphasis in Graphic Design
Tuition Information: Undergraduate residents $6,679; nonresidents $6,679 for the 2011 – 2012 school year. Tuition does not include annual fees of $1,064. Wisconsin residents pay $6,290, but must file for reciprocity to receive this rate. As of this writing, Midwest Student Exchange Program and out-of-state applicants are eligible for in-state tuition rates.
1501 State Street
Marshall, MN 56258
Scope of Program:
Graphic Design students at Southwest Minnesota State University complete foundation courses in 2D and 3D art and design, drawing, painting, sculpture, aesthetics and art history before beginning coursework in the major. Students must pass portfolio reviews in their sophomore and junior years. Graphic Design students concentrate on typography, digital photography, digital publishing, graphic design history and graphic design studio. All students must complete an internship, senior studio and graduation project.
Need-based, merit and art scholarships are available.