Multimedia and Graphic Design

Move Mountains! Design your Career!

From Administrators to Advertising, Graphic Design is at the core of our culture. Learn to deliver visual communication to a specific user in form that is clear and pleasing to the eye. Faculty help prepare students in developing a portfolio for a career using multimedia, graphic design, and illustration skills.


Exceptional instruction in design

  • All classes are taught in a state-of-the-art facility at the Art & Design Center.
  • Personal, hands-on training on Macintosh™ computers
  • State-of-the-art computer labs
  • Instruction in Adobe InDesign®, Illustrator®, Photoshop®, Dreamweaver™, Flash™, Toon Boom, and Final Cut Pro
  • Professional training in traditional illustration
  • An excellent education in the basics
  • Practical course work in graphic design production
  • Internship opportunities
  • A portfolio of Student Work!

You will benefit from:

  • Challenging curriculum
  • Studies relevant to today’s market needs
  • Faculty are all working professionals in their specialties
  • Strong emphasis on design fundamentals
  • Theory
  • Conceptual work
  • Practical applications
  • Balanced, real-world education

ACC graduates have careers in:

  • Multimedia and Graphic Design
  • Advertising specialties production
  • Television (print collateral support)
  • Freelance graphic design
  • Freelance Web design
  • In-house design departments
  • Web design
  • Advertising agencies

ACC graduates have continued their studies at:

  • Parsons School of Design
  • Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design
  • University of Colorado Film School 

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Degree and Certificate (Computer Graphics, Web Design) programs available! 

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