Graphic Design Entrepreneur (EAAS)

Students completing this set of classes will have the foundation skills to run a freelance graphic design business. The skill set includes competency in creating graphic design solutions for either print or web-based advertising. Students will develop proficiencies in contemporary graphic design software, image creation and integrating animation techniques in final design solutions. They apply fundamental design elements and principles using type, image and layout to create professional quality display advertising.

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS 18 CR. HRS.
BCOM 101 Business and Technical Communications 3
BCOM 101 Business and Technical Communications 3
BCOM 102 Advanced Bus and Tech Communications 3
BUS 126 Business Math 3
CIS 120A Intro to Computer Information Systems 3
CIS 120A Intro to Computer Information Systems 3
PHIL 205 Business Ethics 3
PHIL 205 Business Ethics 3
Choose One (1) Course from: 3
BUS 127 Human Relations
COM 101 Oral Communications
ENTREPRENEUR CORE REQUIREMENTS 12 CR. HRS.
BUS 131 Introduction to Entrepreneurship 1
BUS 167 Professionalism 1
BUS 223 Starting Your Business Plan 4
BUS 240 Entrepreneurship Capstone 3
Choose One (1) Course from 3
BUS 161A Effective Selling
BUS 220 E-Business/CIS220 E-Business
BUS 204 eMarketing
DEGREE REQUIREMENTS 32 CR. HRS
GRD 101 Introduction to InDesign 3
GRD 102 Introduction to Illustrator 3
GRD 103 Introduction to Photoshop 3
GRD 120 Introduction to Graphic Design 3
GRD 140 Introduction to Typography 3
GRD 220 Principles of Design 3
GRD 160 History of Graphic Design 3
 CIS257A HTML for Internet Webpage Design 3
 GR 160 Digital Imaging 3
 BUS 263 Advertising Dynamics 3
 CIS 290CI Production Practicum 2
 TOTAL 62