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Communication Design

Associate of Applied Science Degree

The AAS in Communication Design degree is designed to educate and prepare those wanting to work in the visual communications disciplines, such as graphic design and advertising, as well as the areas of digital prepress and web publishing. Employment opportunities include advertising design, printing, illustration, photography, digital illustration, digital prepress, graphic design, and Web page design. Although this program is not designed for transfer, articulation agreements with four- year institutions may be available. Contact the VWCC program head for details.

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Program Head

Steve Huff
Professor, Communication Design
shuff@virginiawestern.edu
540-857-6082 | Humanities 219A

A.A.S. - New River Community College, 1986
B.F.A. - Virginia Commonwealth University, 1990
M.A.L.S. - Hollins University, 1998
Graduate Hours - Hollins University, 2012

Assistant Program Head

Sue Steele Thomas
Professor, Art
sthomas@virginiawestern.edu
540-857-6070 | Humanities 213E

B.A. - State University of New York, College at Fredonia, 1981
M.F.A. - Radford University, 2005

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