We offer a Graphic Design Associate's and Bachelor's degrees with a Web and Interactive Design specialization to help you launch or advance your career in this fast-growing, ever-evolving field. Build upon your skills and creativity with course work that includes challenging, relevant and real-world design scenarios.
In this online Web Design degree, you will utilize today's most cutting-edge design software, including the latest versions of Adobe® Creative Cloud and Autodesk® software, to design and build engaging user-friendly websites, print and typographic layouts, to animate motion graphics and 3D objects, and to create interactive media projects in a collaborative environment.
In addition, both Associate’s and Bachelor’s degree students can choose our Flex Choice® option, which allows you to combine traditional courses and self-directed assessments—so you can save time and money while pursuing a degree on a schedule that fits your lifestyle.
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- Course plan customized for you
- Support and financial aid planning
- Career path guidance with no obligation
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Gain In-Field Design Skills Employers Seek
Through career-focused curriculum and practical, hands-on opportunities in your courses, you can prepare for a successful design career across a wide range of industries. Our program is designed to help you gain relevant design skills employers seek, including:
Web Languages for Dynamic Website Development
By earning a Graphic Design Diploma or degree with a Web and Interactive Design specialization, you can gain the technical skills and knowledge you need to compete in this growing field.
Design and Development Experience
Your Web and Interactive design course work is not purely academic; you'll gain hands-on experience in a wide range of web design tactics, and develop full sites to showcase your technical and creative aptitude.
Showcase Your Work
Create a comprehensive, interactive portfolio that highlights your talents and can be shared with potential employers upon graduation, or help update your existing work.
As a Rasmussen College student, you also receive the same top-of-the-line software used by design professionals, including the Adobe® Creative Suite Master Collection, as well as a digital drawing tablet.
Hands-On Experience to Prepare for Your Career
Web and Interactive Design Courses
Instructors with extensive experience in the field of web design teach your Web and Interactive Design courses. Utilizing years of industry knowledge, they will teach you industry shortcuts, guide you through complex assignments and help you learn new, cutting-edge techniques.
In this program, you'll take the Adobe Certified Associate: Visual Communication certification exam in Adobe Photoshop to enhance your resume even further. You'll also have an opportunity to obtain two other certifications at no additional cost.*
Students Creating Their Future
Check out our student gallery to see what amazing pieces of work are being finessed right here in our School of Design.
Our Grads Work Across Industries
Graduates from our School of Design programs are working for leading industries, including:*
117 Years of Successful Graduates
At Rasmussen College, we’ve been dedicated to our mission of preparing students for career success since 1900.
*Industry information reported by Rasmussen College graduates. This list does not constitute an endorsement of Rasmussen College by the industries shown above. Listing does not guarantee or imply that future employment opportunities within these industries will be available.
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Program Entry Requirements
Entrance requirements at the Rasmussen College School of Design vary depending on the program. We do not require enrolling students to submit standardized test scores; however, every entrant must have at least a high school diploma or the equivalent.
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How Much Could You Earn as a Design Professional
In-Demand Career Options for Your Future
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), earning a degree, regardless of the field of study, can improve income potential.* Here is the average salary and projected job growth for design professionals:
|Job Title(s)||10th Percentile||25th Percentile||50th Percentile||Job Growth (By Year 2026)|
|Multimedia Artists and Animators||$38,520||$49,320||$65,300||10%|
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment Statistics, [salary data accessed September 13, 2017] www.bls.gov/oes/. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, [career information accessed December 13, 2017] www.bls.gov/ooh/. BLS salary data represents national, averaged earnings for the occupations listed and includes workers at all levels of education and experience. This data does not represent starting salaries. Employment conditions in your area may vary.
How Much Will it Cost?
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We Help Make College Affordable
At Rasmussen College, we believe higher education should be a successful investment. That’s why we offer affordable options that make earning your degree attainable. See how you can save:
- Flex Choice® learning option
- Loans and Grants
- Scholarship Opportunities
- Corporate and Military Discounts
- Seamless transfer policies
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program:
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Program Page Methodology and Disclosures
Time to Complete
Completion time is dependent on transfer credits accepted and the number of courses completed each term.
Industry Certification Exams
Rasmussen College will reimburse the application fee for each first attempt of all of the industry certification exams for which you qualify to take. Should you need to take an exam more than once to receive a passing score, you will be responsible for all subsequent exam application fees.
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