Graphic Design | AAS
Associate of Applied Science
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes

Graphic Design is a program that launches you in a career you will love and gives you the skills to do it well. If you enjoy making a product look good, creating something from nothing or producing really cool computer graphics, then take a look at the digital world of graphic design. Graduates from our program become graphic designers, art directors, and web designers.

Designers need a technical background and a polished portfolio to obtain work in this profession. The program equips students with the technical and creative skills needed to produce a variety of communications pieces. They include advertising, web pages, posters, book covers, logos, letterhead and business cards.

You will learn to use software products from Adobe® that graphic designers use on the job. Combined with the software knowledge, you will study design to make a dynamic portfolio to land the job. The Graphic Design program constantly improves its technology to meet industry needs and keep students current for today's job market.

Meet Your Advisor

Jennifer Conley
Career Navigator
Call  712.317.3471
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
Book Appointment

Required Classes for Graphic Design | AAS

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Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Lana Brown
Graphic Design Instructor
Call  712.317.3427
Sioux City Campus, Room A31L
Lynne Wilcke
Graphic Design Instructor
Call  712.274.6465
Sioux City Campus, Room A142

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $14,560.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $14,980.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester **
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,400.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.
** The cost of books varies per program.