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Discover Design at TCU

In TCU’s graphic design program you will be challenged to think outside of the box. Our faculty composed of design professionals will mentor you as you grow as a designer.

BFA in Graphic Design

The BFA is a professional degree that prepares graduates to enter the workforce as designers and/or art directors upon graduation.

BA in Design Studies

The BA in design studies offers a flexible, broad-based alternative to the BFA degree that combines instruction in visual communication with a complementary major or minor.

100% BFA Job Placement

Our graduates work in design studios; advertising agencies; corporate design departments; magazine, newspaper and book publishing all over the United States and the world. See where our students land after graduation.

Graphic Design News

Graphic Design Students Win 6th Annual Banned Books Cover Design Competition
A juried selection of graphic design students’ cover designs for books once banned from the public is on display in the Mary Couts Burnett Library f...
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Alumni Spotlight: Tyler Kitchens, BFA Graphic Design
Designing Creative Solutions for Major Brands TCU degree, class year: BFA Graphic Design, 2007 Current job position: Creative Director at Tracy Loc...
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Graphic Design student wins Fall 2016 Helen Hamilton Award for Excellence in Creative Expression
TCU’s student-run undergraduate journal of the arts, eleven40seven, promotes the artistic and creative endeavors of TCU undergraduate students. Eac...
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Three Graphic Design Students Earn Public Recognition
The works of three Graphic Design students will soon be part of the North Richland Hills Signal Art Program, a program that utilizes original artwork ...
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Areas of Study

The Department offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts in graphic design, a Bachelor of Arts in design studies and a minor in design studies. Students are challenged in an academic and artistically rigorous environment and mentored by faculty composed of design professionals.

Areas of Study

Scholarships and Aid

In addition to the wide variety of university-wide scholarships and aid, the Department of Graphic Design awards several scholarships on the basis of creative performance, including the Nordan Young Graphic Designer Award and merit scholarships.

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