George Brown College

Graphic Design

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Program Information

School:George Brown College
Faculty:School of Design
Degree:Diploma; Advanced
Field of Study:Graphic Design
Description:The Graphic Design program is an ideal training ground for the design profession. The program provides a strong overall understanding of design while also allowing you to select a major in either Communication Design, which prepares you for a corporate design career, or Advertising Design, which prepares you for a career in an advertising agency. In addition, design electives allow you to gain skills in areas such as illustration, motion, interaction, web, book and environmental design.
URL:Graphic Design at George Brown College
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,154
International: $13,520

Amount listed is the total of tuition, materials, student service and ancillary fees for the first two semesters of programs starting in fall 2016. Fees are subject to change for programs starting in fall 2017 and at later dates.
Careers:Graphic Designers and Illustrating ArtistsVideo Game Level DesignerVideo Game Designers

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants must have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent (if applying as a mature student 19 years of age or older), with completion of Grade 12 English (C or U).

Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.0] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213]

Applicants with transcripts from an institution where the language of instruction is not English may meet English proficiency requirements with one of the following proofs of language proficiency: IELTS: 6.0, TOEFL (iBT): 80, TOEFL (PBT): 550, TOEFL (CBT): 213, CAEL: 60, MELAB: 80. Please note: For admissions purposes, some programs require a higher score than the minimum stated above.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Portfolio
Applicants may be accepted upon completion of the George Brown Art and Design Foundation certificate program (G108) with an overall grade point average of 3.5 or higher. There are a limited number of seats and admission is not guaranteed. Applicants are also required to have a Portfolio.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 14, 2017