Associate of Occupational Studies in Graphic Design
Sessions College for Professional Design

Program Details

Whether your goal is to launch your own graphic design start-up or work as a designer for a multi-national company, Sessions College for Professional Design can give you the skills to nurture your creativity and begin a new career.  With an online Associate of Occupational Studies degree in Graphic Design you can acquire a solid foundation in art and design, alongside your general college education. In two years of convenient distance learning, you will accumulate the skills in software and coding required for today’s technical marketplace and study the complete design process.  Sessions’ AOS in Advertising Design curriculum also integrates business, marketing and portfolio creation, so that your artistry can lead to success.  Curriculum within this degree is likely to include:

  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • Typography
  • Print production
  • Layout design
  • Packaging design


  • Write a 500-word essay
  • Send 5-10 samples of your art and design work OR a written creative skills assessment
  • Provide transcripts from your high school OR any college degrees completed
  • If English is not your native language, submit official TOEFL or IELTS scores

School Accreditation Statement

Distance Education Accrediting Commission