Careers in graphic design

Become a graphic designer. Become a brand designer. Become a package designer. Become a mobile app designer. Today's graphic artists are the visual masterminds behind memorable marketing campaigns, killer apps, sleek products, and more. As a graphic designer, you'll drive the identity and success of brands and companies big and small.

Launch your career as a professional:

  • Graphic designer
  • Brand designer
  • Package designer

And get recruited and hired by the best of the best:

  • Apple
  • Facebook
  • GV
  • Hulu

Alumna Kate Aronowitz, shaping design in Silicon Valley

At SCAD, students develop the skills and style they need to excel in fast-paced workplaces and prestigious roles. Alumna Kate Aronowitz (B.F.A., graphic design, 1997) credits SCAD with helping her prepare for a robust career directing design for Silicon Valley's largest firms, from eBay and LinkedIn to Facebook and Google's venture capital arm GV.

Graphic design alumnus Shandon Melvin

Shandon Melvin

B.F.A., graphic design, 1998

As creative director for the National Football League, he quarterbacks the league's visual identity and branding of all 32 teams

Graphic design alumna India Hayes

India Hayes

B.F.A., graphic design, 2010

Interactive and breaking news designer at CNN animating hot-button issues and heartwarming stories

Portrait of SCAD graphic design alumnus Colin Tunstall

Colin Tunstall

B.F.A., graphic design, 2003

Founder and creative director of coast-to-coast surf-style clothing brand Saturdays NYC

"Every piece of work we do has to be purposeful. That’s what I learned at SCAD and carried over to my career at Calvin Klein and the NFL."

Shandon Melvin | B.F.A., graphic design, 1998
Graphic design students collaborate with a professor in the classroom

SCAD will see you to success

SCAD students and graduates achieve their wildest dreams with the help of our dedicated career and alumni success staff. A wide array of services and resources are offered to every single SCAD student, including:

  • Résumé and portfolio development
  • Interview prep
  • Guidance on self-promotion
  • Countless networking opportunities
  • Sessions with employers

Through it all, you’ll be guided by an adviser who will stay with you even after graduation as you prepare for every advancing level of professional success.

Take the next step

Put your creative career in motion and explore SCAD's graphic design degree programs. Degrees are available in Atlanta, Hong Kong, Savannah and online via eLearning.

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