Our Graphic Design and Digital Illustration concentration is a course of study that provides students with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in the dynamic world of visual communications. The core belief of this concentration is that digital media is a powerful vehicle for communication and social good. With access to state-of-the-art equipment and software, our students are well-equipped to create meaningful visual content in the digital age. 

Our curriculum is designed to prepare students for a variety of exciting and rewarding careers in fields such as advertising, marketing, gaming, and entertainment industries. With an emphasis on the latest digital media and techniques, including motion graphics, character design, 2D animation, branding, packaging design, and detailed digital illustration, our program provides students with the technical skills and creative vision necessary to produce cutting-edge art and design.

Consider pairing your Art & Design degree with a minor in Marketing or Entrepreneurship. Our graduates have been highly successful in securing employment before graduation and have had prosperous careers, eventually becoming senior art directors at advertising firms, lead designers for major institutions and more, all just a few years after graduating. 

Apply now and become part of a community of talented and ambitious artists who share your belief that visual communications is a force for good.

Core Foundation:
  • ART 101 - Fundamentals of Design I
  • ART 102 - Fundamentals of Design II
  • ART 207 - Drawing & Composition I
  • ART 208 - Drawing & Composition II
Art Historical Framework:
  • ART 211 - History of Art: Prehistoric to the Middle Ages
  • ART 212 - History of Art: Renaissance to the Modern
  • ART 332 - Contemporary Art 
  • ART 288 - Creative Art & Design Studio
  • ART 454 - Senior Studio Art Seminar
Concentration Electives:
  • ART 231 - Digital Design I: Visual Communication
  • ART 232 - Digital Design II: Photo-Manipulation and Digital Painting
  • ART 239 - Digital Art and Design III: Packaging Design and Motion Graphics
  • ART 240 - Digital Art and Design IV: Interactivity and Web
  • ART 385 - Screenprinting
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Salve Regina Digital Arts Lab

The Department of Art maintains a state of the art computer lab serving all areas of digital art and design.

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Minors in Business

A wide selection of minors in business gives students the chance to develop even more valuable skills to complement their major studies. Catholic offers seven minors and one specialization for business students and eight minors for students not majoring in business.

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