Associate of Arts in Graphic Design
Academy of Art University

Program Details

Academy of Art University, a top fashion school, offers the Associate of Arts in Graphic Design, an online fashion degree.  This program provides a strong foundation in art and design principles across a broad range of media.  You will study print, traditional, digital, interactive, product, and emerging media and develop problem-solving skills to design critical and thoughtful messages, interfaces, and public spaces.  The curriculum guides students through the nuanced skill-development process required to achieve excellence in typography, print, packaging, branding, user experience, and motion graphics.  Students will learn the resourcefulness needed to conceive appropriate design solutions, create visual communications appropriate to the audience, and make sure visual communications have the correct:

  • Composition
  • Balance
  • Hierarchy
  • Harmony
  • Contrast


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • All official transcript(s), including from any other universities or learning institutions you've attended

School Accreditation Statement

National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation

WASC Senior College and University Commission