Communication Design - Geneva College, Christian College in Pennsylvania
Geneva College

BA Major

Communication Design

Study human communication alongside art practices including illustration, graphics, sculpture, speech and events

Good design amplifies a message. The challenge of presenting content in creative and unique ways that encourage meaningful conversations is at the heart of Geneva's Communication Design program.

Geneva prepares you to make a meaningful impact in your career, community and life.

Hands on Practice

Put your passion into practice by interning with one of the many local Pittsburgh artists and businesses

Biblically Based

Study communication design from a Biblical perspective—by emphasizing as imago dei, or image bears of God, Geneva’s program teaches students an inclusive, accessible design process that considers the needs of all people

Los Angeles Film Program

As part of the Communications department, communication design students have the opportunity to participate in a film program in Los Angeles, CA

Key Courses

Media Literacy

Understand media messages by analyzing advertisements, TV shows, video games, movies, and news to gain a new perspective on media’s role in society.

3D Art Fundamentals

Use sculptures and architecture projects to learn how to make and manipulate structures

Culture and Communication

Gain insight into the values and culture by examining communication artifacts

Communication Design: Space

Study the theories and methods of communication in use of a variety of spaces

Experienced & Accomplished Faculty

Career Outcomes

Graduates who aspire to have an impact in their communities and their careers through a Geneva Education gain expertise in this field enhanced by academics rooted in Christian values and ethics in Geneva’s program.


Job growth estimate for art director positions from 2020-2030 (BLS)


Job growth projection for graphic designers, 2020-2030 (BLS)

“Letting God take control is the best thing that will ever happen in your life. He has a better plan for all of us than anything we could imagine. He has given me a passion for graphic design.” -Nate Musselman ‘19, graphic design graduate

Be prepared for careers such as...

  • Brand Manager
  • Visual Effects Artist
  • Illustrator
  • Digital Product Designer
  • Art Director

Further your impact...

  • Become a brand manager at companies like McDonald’s, PNC, and Compassion International
  • Get your master’s in graphic design or media arts
  • Use communication design to research and analyze social media strategies and email marketing

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