Graphic Communications

Graphic Communications

The Graphic Communications program provides students with an advanced level of experience using the leading page layout, drawing, photo editing, interactive multimedia, and Web design software. Students are provided with experience in design and layout, typography, illustration, desktop publishing, web design, and pre-press production processes.

Students interested in this program should:

  • have artistic ability,

  • have a strong foundation in computer concepts using either a Mac or PC, and

  • be able to work in a fast-paced, detail-oriented environment.

Transfer Information

Hawkeye Community College has articulation agreements with Upper Iowa University, Mount Mercy College, and Wartburg College allowing graduates to enter with junior status. The Graphic Communications program has an articulation agreement with the University of Northern Iowa Department of Industrial Technology, which will assist graduates in transferring additional credits.

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Cindi Clark
Black Hawk Hall 101
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Program Advisors

Terry Juhl
Black Hawk Hall 147A
319-296-2329 ext.1437
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Dan Jensen
Black Hawk Hall 147B
319-296-2329 ext.1295
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Bryan Renfro
Black Hawk Hall 102
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