Graphic Design

Learn programs like Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign & After Effects in a state-of-the-art computer lab. And, learn to become a problem solver. OC teaches you to use your talent to grow a business, relate to customers, create a user experience & build a brand. That's what separates us from the rest and separates your portfolio from the competition.

Design class
  • 14 Internships
  • 24 Guest Speakers
  • 25 Field Trips
  • 15 Capstone Panelists

Grad­u­ate with a com­pre­hen­sive port­fo­lio stuffed with graph­ic design, adver­tis­ing, web design, illus­tra­tion, motion graph­ics and intern­ships from a metro of 1.4 mil­lion people.

Degree Plans

Eagle Spotlight

My class visited so many different types of companies, and I learned print, web, digital, photo, video, everything. That allowed me to discover my passion. I never would have dreamed I would be lighting movie sets.

Shay Stegmann / Tulsa, Oklahoma
Shay Stegmann

Meet our graph­ic design majors

Jobs & Salary

What does your future as a graphic designer look like?

Graphic Design 4% job growth

Starting Salary: $40,034
Median Salary: $50,370
Median salary after 5 years experience: $66,920

Art Director 5% job growth

Median salary after 5 years experience: $92,780

Multimedia Artist & Animator 8% job growth

Median salary $72,520

Craft & Fine Artist 6% job growth

Median salary $48,960

*Bureau of Labor Statistics

Faculty Spotlight

My assignments are constructed to push students past what they typically experience in their inner circles. I’ve seen these students grow quickly. They understand they are recording visually someone else’s life through which they become the eyes of the public.

Michael J. O’Keefe / Professor of Art & Design
Professor and student reviewing designs