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Graphic Design Certificate

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Registration for individuals or groups using invoices, letters of intent, or POs from corporate sponsors, please contact Lisa Conn directly at lconn@nec.edu or 603.428.2283.


This graduate level certificate is for professionals seeking a breadth of understanding of design processes and tools and the ability to use those skills to engage an audience.

Engage your audience with eye-catching graphics, emotional and personal connections, and interactive design. Gain the technical skills and processes needed to develop effective visual communications, no matter the story you want to tell.

Offered jointly by the New Hampshire Institute of Art and New England College, this certificate brings together the strengths of both colleges – cutting-edge innovative design instruction supported by experts in online professional education.

You’ll Earn: A certificate of completion, a certificate of completion with distinction for those that are exemplary students, from New Hampshire Institute of Art (accredited by NECHE, NASAD). Opportunity to earn 6 graduate level credits per certificate through New England College. Graduate credits are from an NECHE accredited college and have potential to transfer into a graduate program.

Program Outcomes

Type: Demonstrate knowledge, apply, and break the rules of typography, balancing readability and communication with aesthetic design.

Design: From hierarchy and structure, to color, contrast, and perception, generate work that excels at communicating desired design goals and marketing messages.

Interaction: Create interactive and motion graphics that engage the consumer, influence their experience, and promote their relationship with your products or services.

Communication: From engineering, to clients, to marketing and management – communicate in ways that creates buy-in and develops strong working relationships.

Visuals: Distill data and research down to the most critical components and highlight the story the data tells with effective visuals and information graphics.

Influence: Consider how your designs might influence and be influenced by social media, web analytics, humor, art, nostalgia, and pop culture, and generate designs which respond and connect.

Logistics

Delivery Mode:  Complete your certificate in an engaging online environment.  This experience will foster collaborative interactions with other professionals working in the field.

When: February 25, 2019 – May 17, 2019
Time:
Courses are designed to be completed over a period of 12 weeks from start date, about 15 hours per week (20-25 hours per week for those seeking credit)
Cost: $1950 per certificate OR $595 per graduate credit (6 credits = $3570)*
*Please verify which option prior to starting the program

Register today!

Registration for individuals or groups using invoices, letters of intent, or POs from corporate sponsors, please contact Lisa Conn directly at lconn@nec.edu or 603.428.2283.