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Online Graphic Design Course

If you have a natural flair for the arts and want to transform your talents into a profession, it may be time to kick-start your career in graphic design. Every day brings a new challenge in this varied and fast-evolving field. From website content to print ads, brochures, and logos, virtually every organization needs graphic design of some kind.

So, what sets our program apart from any other online graphic design courses? We help you stand out from the crowd by focusing on the skills, knowledge, and tools employers demand. Studying online, you will learn how to conceptualize, draft, and manage the design process using the most popular graphic software: Adobe Creative Cloud®—Photoshop®, Illustrator®, and InDesign® — as well as WordPress, a popular Internet blogging tool.

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  • Easily afford this API Program Name program with 0% interest monthly payment options
  • Fit study around your life with our flexible online study model
  • Upgrade your career prospects and achieve your goals


What you get

  • Comprehensive textbooks and study guides
  • A curriculum designed by professionals with first-hand experience as graphic designers
  • Career Diploma at graduation and the opportunity to participate in our live commencement ceremony

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Job opportunities

There's no doubt about it: graphic design is a competitive field. But with the right skill set and a strong portfolio, you can achieve your professional goals—and boost your earning potential. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, graphic designers earn a median annual salary of $47,640*.


Start Graphic Design classes online with no prior experience and graduate in as little as four months.


Online advice and networking will be available to you as a student and after graduation.


Explore advanced topics in design from typography to vector drawing, Flash animation, and iconography.

Frequently asked questions

You may be taking your first steps into higher education. Or you may be considering online study for the first time. Whatever your situation, we're here to guide you through the process and answer any questions you have.

A graphic designer will develop visual concepts to help communicate ideas, support copy, and capture customers attention. A graphic designer is used to create posters, billboards, marketing materials and more.

According to Bureau of Labor Statistics the median income for a Graphic Designer is $50,370. A graphic designers salary will depend on the field, company, and experience.

Many companies place a high value on people who have shown the initiative to take graphic design classes online. The specialized skills you will learn are used in the advertising and marketing departments of many businesses and organizations of all sizes, in addition to advertising and marketing agencies.

All graduates keep access to their accounts on the Ashworth College Central Network, an online toolkit that provides step-by-step guidance through resume templates, cover letters, thank you letters, and more. As a student, you will interact with the Ashworth College Central Network throughout your lessons to make you comfortable with the tools and prepare you to make a good impression on potential employers once you've graduated!

We allow you up to one year from the date of your enrollment to complete your Graphic Design classes online. A self-paced, flexible study schedule is one of the many advantages of pursuing your education at Ashworth College.

Related programs

We offer our diploma of Graphic Design online, but that’s not the only creative major available at Ashworth College. Our other online courses include:

State requirements

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government, and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

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