Graphic Design & Visual Communications

Graphic Design & Visual Communications at Trinity


Study graphic design, web design, photography, video production, visual communication, and marketing & advertising in Trinity’s Graphic Design & Visual Communications program. Students earn a Bachelor of Arts (BA) Degree with a major or a minor in Graphic Design & Visual Communications.

Trinity Lutheran College is located in Everett, WA, just north of Seattle where students have easy access to:

  • Great job opportunities
  • The dynamic Seattle area design community
  • The amazing culture and outdoor activities of the Pacific Northwest
Create Solutions. Tell Stories. Design for Good.

Trinity’s Graphic Design & Visual Communications major prepares students to create, understand, and interpret elements of our visual culture.

What makes it distinct?

An emphasis on “Designing for Good.” One of the trademarks of the Graphic Design & Visual Communications major at Trinity is the development of designers who are committed and trained to make a positive difference in the world and within organizations. They design to encourage and support human and global flourishing.

Focus on integrative thinking. Trinity graduates are design and visual communication generalists who thrive in small and medium-sized organizations. They are integrative thinkers with broad skills, people who help lead change on some of the world’s most challenging problems.

Unique Learning Environment. With small classes taught by professors, each student is welcomed into a rich community of varied backgrounds and histories. Students work one-on-one with professors, developing relationships, experience and internships that help them and their communities thrive.

What can you do with a Trinity degree in Graphic Design & Visual Communications?
  • Work as a graphic designer, creating beautiful print & digital designs
  • Work as a web designer, creating engaging, usable websites
  • Work as an instructional designer, designing e-learning and online courses for schools, colleges, and businesses
  • Work in marketing, advertising, or publishing
  • Be a photographer
  • Be a videographer, telling stories through video
  • Go on to a graduate program
Four Year and Transfer Pathways

Whether you are starting with us as Freshman or as a Transfer Student with community college credits or an Associates Degree, we provide easy pathways to help you complete your degree on-time.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Trinity was ranked as the #1 private college in Washington for affordability and outcomes. We are able to provide generous scholarships and financial aid to most of our students; apply for aid to see how we can help you afford college.

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