Visual Communications

Pratt Institute
Pratt Institute

Visual Communications (also known as Visual Communication Design) programs prepare students to be effective and creative visual conveyors of information and ideas. This can include, but is not limited to, the study of communication theory, graphic design, illustration, information design, and typography. Graduates of Visual Communications programs often go on to become advertising designers, graphic designers, and illustrators.


Alberta College of Art and Design

Calgary, AB

College for Creative Studies

Detroit, MI

Columbus College of Art and Design

Columbus , OH

Cornish College of the Arts

Seattle, WA

Emily Carr University of Art and Design

Vancouver, BC

Kansas City Art Institute

Kansas City, MO

Lesley University College of Art & Design

Cambridge, MA

Maryland Institute College of Art

Baltimore, MD

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design

Milwaukee, WI

New Hampshire Institute of Art

Manchester, NH

OCAD University

Toronto, ON

Otis College of Art and Design

Los Angeles, CA

Pacific Northwest College of Art

Portland, OR

Parsons School of Design

New York, NY

Pratt Institute

Brooklyn, NY

Ringling College of Art and Design

Sarasota, FL

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Chicago, IL

Gillian MacLeod | Art Director & Designer

Gillian MacLeod | Art Director & Designer

“It’s true when they say that you never know where life can take you; little did Gillian MacLeod realize how this saying would reflect her life and her career.