Career Development

Career development resources for aspiring professionals.

Career Change Center

Career change guides, tutorials and resources for professionals in transition.

Job Search Resources

Job search resources, websites, guides and directories for job seekers.

Online Bachelor Degree in Art and Design

Explore online bachelor degrees in art and design, graphic design, multimedia, animation, interior design and more provided by accredited universities, colleges and design schools.

Featured Online Bachelor Degrees in Art and Design

American InterContinental University Online
AIU Online offers the following online bachelor degree program for individuals and employees of corporations:

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communication

    Students who have an interest in careers such as web designing, animation, graphic designing, computer-based training developing, and Flash animation are may find this degree to be the perfect fit. This program teaches students design principles and then shows them how to apply advanced techniques using software such as Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator Flash and Pagemaker.

All required graphics software is included in the cost of the course materials. Students will receive the training needed to pursue their chosen career upon completion of the degree.

Learn More »


Westwood College Online
At Westwood College Online students develop career-oriented skills needed to begin or advance their career. Students are taught by instructors as well as business leaders. The following design and multimedia bachelor degree programs are offered by Westwood College Online:

  • Bachelor-Animation
  • Bachelor-Game Software Development
  • Bachelor-Visual Communications
  • Bachelor-Web Design and Multimedia

Westwood College Online is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

Learn More »


The Art Institute Online

A division of The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, The Art Institute Online offers unique bachelor degrees in design. Theses include the following:

  • Bachelor of Science in Interior Design

    Students will study computer-aided drafting and design, 3D design, space planning, problem solving, and the history of design and architecture throughout the program. Learning how to communicate design solutions is also taught, as well as specialty and exhibit design, hospitality design, retail store sign, and corporate design.

  • Bachelor of Science in Game Art & Design

    This program is meant to serve as your first step toward becoming an artist and designer. Students in this program focus on the artistic side of games, rather than computer programming. Students will develop stronger art and design skills, learn how to design game play and background, create characters and their environments, and evaluate game products. Learning how to plan the game environment and make choices for characters is also a strong focus of this program.

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Graphic Design

    This degree gives students the opportunity to understand color and composition, design and typography, and drawing board skills. Training includes creative problem solving and teaches students how to develop solutions that will work in the real world. A strong focus is placed on learning skills and techniques of computer graphics, electronic imaging, and production.

All courses in this program are interactive, facilitated, asynchronous, delivered via the internet and learner centered.

The Art Institute Online (Ai Online) is a division of The Art Institute of Pittsburgh (Ai Pittsburgh), which is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). Ai Pittsburgh is authorized by the Pennsylvania Department of Education to award the bachelor of science and the associate of science degrees.

Learn More »