Graphic Design

Graphic Design

Degree requirements:

Art: Graphic Design, BFA

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Graphic Design provides students the resources to learn the impact of visual communication through exhibits, travel, internships, and research.
Courses to expect for this major include Motion and Interaction Design, Photography, Printmaking, Life Drawing, Typography and Graphic Design Studies.

Career Options

A degree in graphic design allows students to develop strong communication skills – written, spoken, and visual – and gives them experience in problem solving and analysis. Students develop the ability to manage multiple projects and work successfully in groups. Our graduates enjoy successful careers in a variety of fields:

  • App Designer
  • Art Teacher
  • Web Designer
  • Branding Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Book Illustrator
  • Layout Artist
  • Filmmaker
  • Industrial Designer
  • Print Maker

Finish in Four

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The Finish in Four plans are designed to assist students in an eight semester plan guiding them to graduate within four years. Students may use this as a guide as they plan their undergraduate education, but should adjust it to fit their personal goals.

BFA - Graphic Design


Scholarships are available for prospective freshmen, transfer students, current students and continuing students through the University, College of Arts & Sciences, and respective Departments.

When students complete the OSU admission application, they are automatically considered for the University Level scholarships.

Students are eligible for College Level scholarships within the College of Arts and Sciences after completing 12 hours at OSU. Some exceptions may apply. See specific scholarships for criteria.

The Art, Graphic Design & Art History Department offers  Departmental Level scholarships for eligible students.

Visit the Department

Art, Graphic Design & Art History
108 Bartlett Center for the Visual Arts
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078