The Graphic Communications curriculum prepares students for careers in digital media development, traditional and digital printing, publishing, packaging, and management.
Point of Pride
Graphic Communications students work with the latest media production software and equipment, from the Adobe Creative Suite to cutting-edge digital presses, right on campus.
Why study Graphic Communications?
Graphic Communications is a management-oriented technical curriculum related to digital media development, traditional and digital printing, publishing, packaging, website preparation and management, and Internet publishing.
The graphic communications industry is one of the 10 largest industries in the United States. It includes more than 50,000 individual graphic arts facilities distributed throughout all 50 states. Close to one million people are employed in this industry, and the Chicago area is one of the most dynamic graphics centers in the country, employing thousands of graphic communications workers.
Applying to Illinois State
Illinois State's preferred filing period for freshman students for the fall semester is September 1-November 15. Applying early is encouraged, as the University must limit enrollment due to space at the University and in specific majors/programs. Visit the Office of Admissions to apply today!