|Description:||This four-semester program is best suited for you if you have a strong interest in visual arts, visual storytelling and a desire to work in the freelance illustration field. As a student in the program, you’ll have the opportunity to specialize in your area of interest while showcasing your own unique style. You'll develop skills in the traditional artistic realm of wet and dry media (drawing, painting, and sculpture), as well as in digital media, for the creation and final output of illustration. You'll learn a breadth of illustrative applications and techniques for a variety of audiences, including children, web and game users, viewers of journalism and advertising, as well as comics and graphic novel readers. During the course of this program, you'll build a strong portfolio of illustration work for a wide range of practical applications. Additionally, the English and Liberal Studies options will help you develop the strong written and verbal communication skills that are integral to success in the illustration industry.