Program: A.S. in Commercial Art
Department of Visual Arts/Visual Communication and Design Program
School of Visual and Performing Arts
Visual Arts Building 213 ~ 260-481-6709 ~ www.ipfw.edu/vpa
This two-year program helps an individual prepare for entry-level employment opportunities in the applied arts, including illustration, layout, package design, display/exhibit design, and computer imaging. An exit portfolio review is required of all A.S. degreeseeking students. Upon completion of the A.S. program and a successful portfolio presentation, a student may choose to enter the B.F.A. program in computer art, graphic design, or photography.
To earn the A.S. in commercial art, students must fulfill the requirements of IPFW and the School of Visual and Performing Arts, complete curriculum requirements, and earn a grade of C or better in each required VCD course.