Graphic Communications

Associate in Applied Science

Explore the wide range of graphic communications career opportunities. Classes give students a balance of hands-on technical skills and practical knowledge that employers are looking for. This associate degree can be completed as a full or part-time student. Options are available to transfer to 4-year schools and complete a bachelor's degree in graphic communications. Graphic Communications is the program for you if you want to learn about image editing, web page development production workflows, 3d modeling, and animation. Our program will prepare you for a wide range of careers to choose from.

modeling and animation are two of the many skills you’ll explore.

Earn while you learn. The Graphic Communications program prepares you to earn income in the graphics field while pursuing your degree. Gain real-world experience in the fast-paced worlds of signage, screen printing, packaging, and publishing.

A Quality Education

Students will study skills that are in high demand by local and national employers. If students desire a bachelor’s degree all classes can be transferred to several four-year universities.

Get Involved

Network with students and employers in the graphic communications field through work-study activities.

Career Opportunities

Production Artist, Graphic Designer, Brand Identity Designer, Web Designer (front-end), Interactive Designer, Animator, Production Supervisor


24 Months

if Full Time

4 Semesters
61 Total Credit Hours

What if I attend part-time?

Our Student Success Advisors help with an academic plan that works for you.



+ supplies & fees

Based on 2022-23

What financial assistance can I receive?

Find the plan right for you by connecting with our Financial Aid office.


16 Students

average per class

Small class sizes mean more individual attention and a higher rate of success.

View the College Catalog to see a complete list of classes for this program.

Meet Our Students and Alumni

Brent Baker
Mel Ferguson
An ICC Family Celebration for Father & Son
Golda Ewalt

With a degree in graphic communications, you can pursue a career while working in the industry and avoid the associated debt of a four-year degree.

John Baggett, Professor
Let’s Get Started ▸

How Do I Get Into the Graphic Communications Program?

Enter the world of Graphic Communications without taking on a world of debt. Picture your career here. Talk to an Admissions representative to learn how to get started.

  1. Complete our quick admissions application. It’s free and easy!
  2. Apply for financial aid (FAFSA).
  3. Apply for ICC Scholarships. Just 1 application for over 600 scholarships.
  4. Student success advisors are available to help.
  5. Being a talented artist is not required to find a great career in the graphic communications field.

What Can I Expect As a Graphic Communications Student?

How Am I Going to Manage This?


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