In a competitive marketplace, brand recognition and design ingenuity are crucial. Businesses turn to graphic designers to create and maintain their brand identity, and to support their marketing and online presence. In this 9 month program, you will learn to plan, manage and deliver professional graphic design projects. You will also gain experience with some of the most popular software applications used by graphic designers including Adobe Acrobat, InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. The program will culminate in a capstone course, where you will create your final project with the guidance of the instructor. This final project, along with projects throughout the program, will allow you to have a robust professional portfolio at the completion of the certificate.