Graphic Design, B.F.A.

Graphic Design, B.F.A.

Graphic design is an industry that has become a significant growth area worldwide. In order to enter the field successfully, you must be able to design and direct a multitude of media without getting lost in the avalanche.

You will learn to interpret and deliver strong visual messages that are in sync with the emerging technologies through which you will deliver them. You’ll take courses in areas including advertising, currency, editorial, information graphics, logos and branding, layout, motion graphics, packaging, typography, and web and interactive design and emerge with a portfolio of work (in hand and online) that will demonstrate your professional readiness to future employers.

A distinguished faculty of practicing artists and designers expose you to a meaningful and rigorous academic experience that fosters creative exploration, critical thinking, refined craftsmanship, and professional development. Our state-of-the-art facilities are among the best in the New York area.

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Digital Art and Design Facilities

Express your creative work and showcase your talents with our advanced design studios, 3-D computer graphics labs, and digital sculpture tools.

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Career Options

An NYIT degree is your passport to an exciting future in an in-demand field. Possible career opportunities for graduates with this degree include:

  • Art Director
  • Graphic Designer
  • Brand Developer
  • Motion Graphics Designer
  • Package Designer
  • Production Artist
  • Illustrator
  • Interactive/Web Designer

Tuition, Scholarships, & Financial Aid

We believe it's important to offer access to opportunity to all qualified students. NYIT has one of the lowest private tuitions in New York State and provides more than $40 million in institutional financial aid each year.

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