The Graphic Communications program provides students with an advanced level of experience using the leading page layout, drawing, photo editing, interactive multimedia, and Web design software. Students are provided with experience in design and layout, typography, illustration, desktop publishing, web design, and pre-press production processes.
Students interested in this program should:
have artistic ability,
have a strong foundation in computer concepts using either a Mac or PC, and
be able to work in a fast-paced, detail-oriented environment.
Hawkeye Community College has articulation agreements with Upper Iowa University, Mount Mercy College, and Wartburg College allowing graduates to enter with junior status. The Graphic Communications program has an articulation agreement with the University of Northern Iowa Department of Industrial Technology, which will assist graduates in transferring additional credits.
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