|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Toronto|
|Type||Advanced Diploma, College|
|Nominal duration||3 years, includes 1 field placement|
|Tuition fee||CA$16,173 per year
The fees shown here are estimates only for and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$14,937), health insurance and ancillary fees.
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|Registration fee||CA$400 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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High School / Secondary Education (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess a high school diploma including these required courses (or equivalents):
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, if you did not complete two or more consecutive full years at a recognized secondary or post-secondary education institution in a school where English is the primary language of instruction and communication, you must provide one of the English language proficiency tests below:
A relevant portfolio is required.
Applicants are required to attend a mandatory Graphic Design program admission session, where you will submit a portfolio of work.
To prepare you for an industry as hands-on as graphic design, this program facilitates learning in an intimate studio environment where you’ll gain multidisciplinary design skills and practical experience.
With small-sized classes, you’ll have opportunities to work closely with professors as you master industry-standard software (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign), design for print, design responsive websites, mobile apps and create exciting motion graphics; explore drawing, photography, illustration and typography, and more. In a final-semester field placement, you’ll apply your learning to the real world.
RGD Ontario, which represents more than 3,000 graphic designers, managers, educators and students, formally recognizes this program.
- Graphic/web designer
- Interactive designer
- Motion graphics designer
- Art director
- Editorial designer
- Type designer
- Print production artist
- Digital imaging professional
Areas of Employment
- Web design and interactive design studios
- Graphic design studios
- Advertising agencies
- Magazine design firms
- Package design studios
- Marketing and communications agencies
- Publishing companies
- Motion design facilities
- Brand design firms