The professional design field is large, diverse and rewarding with many related pathways. Graphic Design is the core. We will teach you, through work-based lecture and learning, to be a well-rounded visual design communicator who can thrive in the design industry. Our goal for you is sustainable employment, doing something that you love.
On-Campus Open Labs
In-Person & Online Learning
· Page Layout
· Professional Business Practices
· User Experience
· Web Development
We help you develop the skills you need to transition to all levels of professional work, and transfer to a university to pursue additional degrees if you desire.
The Cuyamaca College Graphic Design Program has three well-equipped Mac computer labs and an analog workroom. Our WX Lab will help you build and perfect your portfolio using the latest software tools. Wacom tablets allow for a more natural and creative drawing expression in our Illustration Lab.
Our MakerSpace Lab houses analog and digital tools for hands-on practice assembling your finished work. Print your work on large format ink-jet and soy-ink printers, while learning about prepress and printing industry standards. Our facility is one of the most modern in San Diego County.