Professional Development Program:

Graphic Design for Professionals Certificate

*Offering a 2 week No-Risk Trial of the “Graphic Design Principles and Concepts” class ($455 value!),  Click to Register.

The Graphic Design for Professionals online certificate provides students with a foundation of graphic design skills, and gives them the necessary tools to understand and perfect design skills over time. Students will learn how to effectively communicate graphics, imagery and typography into successful compositions.

The certificate provides professional adaptability, allowing students to work in different fields according to their skills and inclinations; such as web design, marketing, printing, advertising and even arts. The certificate includes training on industry standard tools and software such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

This 13 week certificate is delivered fully online so that you can complete assignments when it’s most convenient for you, all while receiving support from a dedicated instructor and interacting with classmates.  Click here for FAQ’s about our unique online learning format.

Skills Acquired in this Certificate:

  • Training on industry standard software (Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design)
  • Research and create a personal and professional design style.
  • Producing printing products (business cards, articles, posters, packaging)
  • Producing branding products (logos, corporate image and identity)
  • Producing digital media (web templates, ads, Apps UI)

Career Opportunities

This certificate is perfect for a professional looking to enhance their skill set with graphic design skills, or for those looking to start a career in graphic design.

  • Graphic design agencies
  • Advertising and marketing agencies
  • Web development agencies
  • Publishing and printing companies
  • Private sector for internal imagery and corporate documentation
  • Art departments
  • Freelance graphic designer
  • Start your own business