2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Major in Graphic Arts Management (BA/BS)

81 credits

Students preparing for management positions in the graphics industry will complete a departmental major in Graphic Arts Management. Students must select one of two minors: a minor in Business Administration for Graphic Arts Management or a minor in the School of Art. A required internship provides students experience in the graphic communications industry.

Required technical courses

GCM 180Graphics: Intro to Printing Processes

3

GCM 181Graphics: Impact Printing Processes

3

GCM 182Graphics: Digital Imaging

3

GCM 183Graphics: Screen and Specialty Graphics

3

GCM 281Graphics: Ink and Substrate

3

GCM 283Graphics: Packaging Technology

3

GCM 285Graphics: Digital Prepress

3

GCM 286Graphics: Fundamentals of Photography

3

GCM 373Graphics: Packaging Construction and Design

3

GCM 381Graphics: Color Management

3

GCM 385Graphics: Cross Media Communications

3

GCM 386Graphics: Planning and Finishing

3

GCM 387Graphics: Applications of Commercial Photography

3

Required management courses

GCM 369Graphics: Internship

3

GCM 484Practicum in Graphic Communications

3

GCM 486Graphics: Advanced Management Systems

3

GCM 488Graphics: Cost Analysis

3

GCM 489Graphics: Quality Control and Automation

3

GCM 490Graphics: Capstone for Graphic Communications

3

Required Business Administration minor

18

CHEM 100People and Chemistry

3

ECON 201Elementary Microeconomics

3

Total Credit Hours: 81