Point, we help you find your own strengths, your own voice and your own
path. With a degree in Graphic Design you will be able to navigate as an
entrepreneur, work on teams, in management, production, or other design
positions in corporate, non-profit, or private enterprises. Creative
professionals are valued employees because they know how to
problem-solve and think outside 'the box'. We prepare you to leverage
those creative skills in whatever career you choose.
Explore Career Opportunities in Graphic Design
are over 2,000 job titles in the field of design. Graduates of our
program find careers in a wide range positions. A small sample of their
job titles include:
- Graphic Designer
- User Experience Designer
- Brand Manager
- Art Director
- Publication Designer
- Graphics Coordinator
- Packaging Designer
- Marketing Specialist
Get Involved on Campus
Many School of Design students belong to one or more of our student groups.
- American Institute of Graphic Artists (AIGA) Student Chapter
- Association of Art Historians and Scholars (AAHS)
- Carlsten Gallery Student Advisory Committee (CGSAC)
- Student Art League (SAL)
More opportunities can be found on the Stevens Point Involvement Network (SPIN).
Gain Experience Outside the Classroom
Internships are required for Graphic Design majors and many students
choose more than one. We also offer London Internships during summer!
Upper level Graphic Design students work with real clients in the
community to gain experience in team work, in professional
communication, and understanding key aspects in business.
Competitions / Portfolio Reviews
are encouraged to enter local, regional, national, and international
art and design competitions. Graphic Design students are invited get
their portfolios reviewed by professionals working in the field at
annual events in Stevens Point, Milwaukee, and Minneapolis.
Meet Your Graphic Design Professors
Your faculty will advise and assist you with recommendations, leads on
jobs and graduate schools, and push you to achieve your highest goals.
Our staff will help you throughout your degree process. After your
graduation we will stay connected and invite you back to share your
story and inspire the next generations of Pointer Art & Design
students! Meet your professors!