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Please note:  These requirements are based on 2021-2022 LAVC Catalog.

Each major course must be completed with a grade of C or higher. To explore career and academic pathway options, visit the LAVC Program Mapper.

Students who plan to graduate and/or transfer should first meet with a Counselor to review and submit a Petition for Graduation early in the semester before they are expected to complete their requirements. Online Graduation Petitions that are submitted without a counselor's approval will require a counselor's review and approval in order for it to be processed. For the latest program requirements, check the LAVC catalog.

Certificate of Achievement in Graphic Design

Complete the following 9 required courses

Course Course Title UNITS
ART 201 Drawing I 3
ART 501 Beginning Two-Dimensional Design 3
ART 600 Typography I 3
ART 604* Graphic Design I 3
ART 605* Graphic Design II 3
ART 606* Graphic Design III 3
ART 618 Advertising Photo/Graphics I 4
ART 619 Advertising Photo/Graphics II 4
ART 626 Art Production Methods  3

Total units required: 29

Fill out the Graduation & Certificate Petition Form and submit the completed form to Admissions and Records office, located in the Student Services Center.

*This course has a prerequisite or a corequisite