Design Basics Certificate
Wake Technical Community College

Program Details

The Design Basics Certificate is an online graphic design degree from Wake Technical Community College.  This is an introductory certificate for students who do not have experience or have only minimal experience with graphic design.  You will learn about design basics, graphic design basics, and computer design applications. 

The curriculum for this degree in graphic design is composed of these courses:

  • Drawing Fundamentals I 
  • Graphic Design I 
  • Design Applications I 
  • Graphic Design II 
  • Computer Design Basics


  • High school transcripts or equivalent
  • College transcripts, if applicable
  • Placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges