Undergraduate Programs at Sessions College

Undergraduate Certificate Programs

Browse our range of undergraduate certificate programs below. When you are ready to enroll, chat with an Advisor or head over to Undergraduate Certificate Admissions.

Graphic Design Undergraduate Certificate

Our Undergraduate Certificate in Graphic Design provides a foundation in graphic design for print designers. In the two semester, credit-bearing program, you'll gain an understanding of the fundamentals of color, typography, and composition and how to apply them using today's design software tools Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

Web Design Undergraduate Certificate

Our Undergraduate Certificate in Web Design provides a foundation in visual design for the Web. In a two semester, credit-bearing program, you'll gain an understanding of the fundamentals of digital imaging, color, and typography and how to implement them on the Web using HTML, CSS, and Adobe Dreamweaver.

Digital Media Certificate

Our Undergraduate Certificate in Digital Media program provides an introduction to computer graphics, video, and motion graphics design. In the two semester, credit-bearing program, you'll develop a fundamental knowledge of digital imaging and illustration, and explore how to animate your artwork in digital video, After Effects, and Adobe Animate.

Illustration Certificate

Our Undergraduate Certificate in Illustration provides a thorough foundation in digital and traditional illustration for computer artists. In just two semesters, you'll gain an understanding of the fundamentals of vector graphics, still life and figure drawing, color theory, composition, painting, and how to implement these concepts using today's digital arts software tools Photoshop and Illustrator. You'll also gain an invaluable introduction to the practices and workflows of commercial illustrators.

Advertising Design Certificate

Our Undergraduate Certificate in Advertising Design provides a foundation in print and digital advertising. In just two semesters, you'll develop an understanding of both the fundamentals of design—color theory, composition, typography, layout—and the application of those fundamentals in today's design software tools Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. You'll study how to create advertising and marketing campaigns that connect with consumers, using the principles of concept development and copywriting.

Digital Photography Certificate

The Undergraduate Certificate in Digital Photography will provide students with a foundation in the skills required to practice as a professional photographer. In a two semester, credit-bearing program, students will gain experience in a wide range of professional photography scenarios and proficiency in using Photoshop and Lightroom for digital imaging and asset management.

Print Design Certificate

The Undergraduate Certificate in Print Design will provide experienced students with advanced training in the software and techniques essential to employment in the graphic design for-print industry. Students entering the program are expected to have a working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, as they will be building upon the basics and expanding into advanced tools and skill sets.

Advanced Web Design Certificate

The Undergraduate Certificate in Advanced Web Design will provide experienced students with advanced training in the software and techniques essential to employment in the Web design industry. Students entering the program are expected to have a basic understanding of HTML and CSS and a working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Dreamweaver as they will be building upon the fundamentals and expanding into advanced tools and skill sets. Students will explore responsive design and advanced CSS frameworks, Wordpress, Web fonts, accessibility, and advanced Dreamweaver techniques. Classes in portfolio design and Internet marketing will help you promote your Web design services.


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