Degrees Offered: B. A. and B. F. A. Art with Concentration in Graphic Design
Tuition Information: Undergraduate residents $3,696, nonresidents $13,242 for the 2010 – 2011 school year
1601 Maple Street
Carrollton, GA 30118
Scope of Program:
The University of West Georgia offers both a B. A. and B. F. A. program in Art with Concentration in Graphic Design. All students must apply to the program and pass a portfolio review, typically during the sophomore year. Successful applicants take courses in drawing, design, studio art, typography, type and image, branding and art history. Graphic design students must pass a second portfolio review during the junior year. Seniors complete a capstone project, typically an exhibition, thesis or portfolio.
The University of West Georgia offers art department and university scholarships, usually ranging from $2,000 to $3,000. Academic merit and need-based scholarships are available. The HOPE Scholarship is available to Georgia residents only. Internships are available.