Sophomore-level Qualifying Portfolio Examination
The sophomore qualifying exam is held for students who have completed ARGD 20323 — Typography I and wish to continue in graphic design. A portfolio of work completed in Typography I is submitted to a panel of faculty and sometimes industry professionals.
Junior- and Senior-level Qualifying Portfolio Examinations
All graphic design majors participate in an annual faculty examination of their progress from the previous academic year. This exam identifies strengths and weaknesses in each student’s portfolio as a way to encourage and assisting improving the overall breadth, variety and quality of work in preparation for a graphic design career.