Degrees Offered: B. F. A. Studio Art with Graphic Design Emphasis
Tuition Information: Undergraduate residents $5,790, nonresidents $14,796 for the 2011 – 2012 school year
University, MS 38677
Scope of Program:
Graphic Design students at The University of Mississippi must complete Foundation Core courses before applying to the major. Foundation Core coursework includes art history, 2D and 3D design, drawing, figure drawing, color theory and photography. Students must submit a portfolio and written statement and complete an interview when they apply to the major. Graphic Design students focus on Studio Core courses in painting, sculpture and ceramics as well as coursework in typography, production design, digital photography and advanced graphic design. All students must complete a senior seminar and create a senior exhibition.
All Graphic Design students must purchase a laptop computer, preferably an Apple MacBook Pro. Art merit scholarships are available; a portfolio is required to compete for these scholarships. University and state-sponsored scholarships and grants are also available.