Degrees Offered: B. F. A. Graphic Design
Tuition Information: Undergraduate residents $8,004, nonresidents $15,927 for the 2011 - 2012 school year. Tuition does not include fees of $1,124 per year.
Akron, OH 44325
Scope of Program:
Graphic Design students at the University of Akron must complete foundation coursework in drawing, 2D and 3D design and life drawing and pass a foundation review in order to be admitted to the major. They then focus on design production, art history, typography, digital imaging, history of graphic design, web and mobile devices, 4D interactivity, illustration, photography, packaging, corporate identity and graphic presentations. All students must pass a junior review and create a senior exhibition.
Art, merit and need-based scholarships are available. University of Akron charges lab fees of up to $125 per graphic design course. Residents of Ohio are encouraged to apply for state scholarships and grants.