Computer Graphic Arts (Print)

The Computer Graphic Arts Print Design degree is a hands-on, software-intensive program created to provide students with the knowledge and skills required for careers as print and multimedia graphic artists.

Program Goals

Program Goals

Students who have completed the program will be able to demonstrate knowledge of:

  • Use publishing software tools at a highly competent level

  • Understand the different types of printing technologies available to produce documents

  • Understand how to prepare and send documents to a printer for production

  • Understand and be able to identify current and future trends in printing

Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Students who successfully complete this program will qualify for employment as:
  • Graphic designers

  • Advertising/magazine designers

  • Electronic/print publishing designers


Students may find out where U.S. News & World Report rates computer graphic arts jobs in U.S. News' 100 Best Jobs.

Students may visit the CAP Center to discuss career options.​

Program Classes

Program Classes

Classes will be available online and onsite.
Students enrolled in the program will benefit from:

  • A schedule that will provide for completion within two years
  • User-friendly scheduling for those who are working or have other obligations
  • Comprehensive online support service
  • Seamless transfer to regional colleges and universities

Students may download the program requirements to view a semester-by-semester breakdown of the required classes and electives for this program.

The Course Registration site can be used to Find a Course as well as view dates and deadlines.
Admissions

Admissions

owan College welcomes students seeking a post-secondary education. Admission to this program is open to applicants who are high school graduates, High School Equivalency (HSE) ​recipients or others who can benefit from the instruction offered. High school students may be considered for early admission or the High School Option program. Applications are accepted from residents of other New Jersey counties and other states and countries.

We offer a quality education, with the lowest tuition rates in New Jersey. You can explore a range of excellent and affordable educational opportunities such as a wide array of:

  • Scholarships
  • Financial Aid Opportunities
  • Payment Plans and Grants for Eligible Students


Program Advisor

Program Advisor

Please see the below points for more information regarding your advisor.

  • Current students please visit rcgc.edu/advisement to schedule an appointment with your academic advisor.
  • Future students please visit rcgc.edu/appointments to learn more about how to get started.
NOTE: Students involved with other groups (Educational Opportunity Fund, Student Athlete, etc.) report to that advisor.
Transfer Opportunities

Transfer Opportunities

Students are admitted concurrently to Rowan College and one of its partnering universities —​ immediately beginning their studies toward an advanced degree. ​In addition, the College also maintains 75 program articulation agreements with four-year institutions. After successfully completing an associate degree, students have the option to transfer to the university of their choice.

Some students in this program have transferred to the following four-year colleges:

  • Cabrini College
  • La Roche College
  • Wilmington University

Our Transfer Partners