Associate in Fine Art Degree, Design

The Design program offers preparatory studies in the fields of applied design: interior design, fashion design, fashion merchandising, architecture and industrial design. Students obtain a solid foundation in the visual arts and intermediate studies that focus on developing an understanding of design principles through the study of history, design theory and research-based studio courses.

Project work explores various media applicable to a wide range of design professions. The program awards an Associate in Fine Arts (AFA) degree and is designed to transfer to four-year colleges as the first two years of a BFA or B.A. degree. Design graduates major in industrial design, interior design, architecture, fashion design, fashion merchandising or other design disciplines.

Articulation Agreements

Students should check with the Transfer Office about articulation agreements with this program.

For more information, visit the Design website.