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Graphic Design

The artistic and technical aspects of graphic design to prepare you for a career as a designer and creative professional.

Combining intensive studio work with the traditional liberal arts, our graphic design program encompasses training in designing for both print and web—you’ll study everything from typography to video art.

Top Reasons to choose Graphic Design at florida southern college

Engaged Learning

Faculty work with you individually and with student groups in all courses, and we’ve based our critique process on open discourse and evaluation.


Excellent facilities, a talented, enthusiastic, and caring faculty, and a friendly and beautiful campus environment.

Real World Experience

Many graphic design classes work on actual design projects for local not-for-profit organizations.

Portfolio Requirement

A portfolio review is required for BAs and BFAs in Studio Art and Graphic Design. Deadline for portfolios is March 1.


Find the Artist Within

In ART 2410 Typography and Layout, you’ll be able to traverse a breadth of topics in two-dimensional design from language used in critiques to basic seeing and technical skills behind the formal elements of design.

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Learn more about Graphic Design at the Virtual Day on Campus

Hear from college leadership, faculty, and staff as you learn more about life and learning at Florida Southern College. Academic showcases spanning the breadth of the college's academic offerings will provide you with opportunities to learn more about the Graphic Design program.

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Clubs and More

We’re home to a chapter of Kappa Pi, the international student honorary art society, and to a student chapter of A.I.G.A., the American Institute of Graphic Arts.

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Program Information


All freshman applicants to Florida Southern Colleges full-time degree programs must submit the following information:


Applying to Florida Southern as a transfer student is easy.

If transferring less than 24 credits, we also need your:

  • Official high school transcript
  • SAT and/or ACT scores

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