Art - Design: Graphic Design/Visual Communication Emphasis, A.S.

Art - Design: Graphic Design/Visual Communication Emphasis, A.S.

Instructor in graphic design class with students
  • The median annual pay for an artist is about $49,960 per year or $24.02 per hour.
  • The number of fine arts jobs is expected to grow by about six percent by 2031.
  • An art degree prepares individuals for a wide range of careers in animation, graphic design, education, and more!
source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Locations where this degree is offered:

Vincennes Campus

What can I expect during my time at VU?

  • The program places a strong emphasis on hands-on studio work, providing students with plenty of opportunities to build technical skills and express their creativity.
  • This program can serve as a stepping stone to more advanced degrees in fine arts, art history, and art administration, enabling graduates to delve deeper into their artistic passion.
  • Students will study art history in this program, giving them an enhanced understanding of artistic styles and enriching their own creative perspectives.

What can I do with this degree?

A degree from Vincennes University’s Art and Design Department will prepare you for a successful career in a creative and rewarding profession in Indiana and throughout the world.

Is this degree accredited?

Vincennes University's institutional accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the specialized accreditations and approvals obtained by various programs are located on our Accreditation and Licensure page.

Vincennes University recognizes the importance of programmatic licensure, ensuring that graduates meet the requirements set by professional licensing boards. By adhering to rigorous standards and seeking recognition from accrediting bodies, Vincennes University demonstrates its dedication to offering quality education and preparing students for successful careers.

Have questions?

We are happy to chat with you to answer your questions and understand your personal goals.
Please reach out to us at or call 812-888-4313 for more information.