Master of Arts

Information Design

Central to Envisioning Creative Information Design.

Prepare for a leadership role in the design industry with CCSU’s MA in Information Design. Learn theoretical, creative, and technical aspects of visual design, as well as business applications. Develop the skills to direct and evaluate design solutions. Become a pioneer in the fields of graphic design, publishing, advertising, multimedia design, web design, digital imaging, and corporate information design. 

Program Features

  • Starts every January and August 
  • 30-credit program 
  • Attend full- or part-time 
  • Access to faculty with professional background, experience, and currency in graphic and design fields 
  • Community and professional engagement/participation 
  • Capstone project 
  • Financial aid is available 
  • No GMAT/GRE required


Did You Know?

Art directors have a projected job growth of 11% between 2020 and 2030 and earned a median annual salary of $97,000 in May 2020.  

What You'll Gain

  • Ability to identify and creatively solve problems by applying design process and research methods 
  • Working knowledge of different theories and philosophies of graphic/information design 
  • Professional design portfolio 
  • Advanced capabilities with technologies, documentation, and presentation 
  • Familiarity of current issues and trends in the design field 
  • Ability to communicate effectively across digital media 
  • Tools to organize, interpret, synthesize, evaluate, and produce knowledgeable and successful projects