Advising - School Of Visual Communication Design

VCD Advising and Academic Services

Visual Communication Design at Kent State University is one of the largest and most comprehensive in its course offerings in the United States. Graduates of the program have obtained design positions in every major American city. Alumni work appears regularly in design exhibitions and in published annuals of regional, national and international competitions.

The program is nationally recognized for outstanding quality in design education. The program provides a comprehensive professional preparation, the development of conceptual and aesthetic skills, a knowledge of design history and tradition as basis for individual style, and the transformation of theory into practice through professional example and experience. The professional emphasis of the program is complemented by a university liberal arts education, providing necessary balance of breadth of knowledge with specificity of design skills.