Pursue your BFA in Graphic Arts degree online at Regent University, Virginia Beach.

BFA in Graphic Arts

College of Arts & Sciences

Ranked Among Top National Universities, U.S. News & World Report, 2020

90% of full-time faculty hold the highest degree in their field

Graduates in 65% of the top Fortune 100 companies

Ranked Among Top National Universities, U.S. News & World Report, 2019 & 2020

Create. Design. Compel.

You've got an eye for design and are ready to take your skills to the next level. Regent's Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Arts teaches you the technical foundations, industry-leading skills and design software needed for careers in graphic arts, marketing, advertising and media integration. Study the fundamentals of design, digital photography, illustration, drawing, web design, logo development, corporate branding and more—all from a Christian worldview.

FUEL YOUR CREATIVITY

Explore art history along with the latest in design technologies.

BUILD YOUR PORTFOLIO

Develop a professional portfolio highlighting your skill mastery and artistic talents.

LEARN FROM THE BEST

Be mentored by award-winning faculty in Virginia Beach and online. Meet the faculty.

Regent University ranked #8 of 16 most affordable online bachelor degrees in graphic design | GetEducated, 2020

Fully Online

8-Week Course Sessions

120+ Credit Hours

Online

SESSION START:

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 120

APPROVED DEGREE PLAN: Click to download PDF

Take Your Career to the Next Level

On completing the BFA in Graphic Arts degree you will be able to:

  • Create compelling visual communication.
  • Develop industry-standard materials for interactive media and multi-platform campaigns.
  • Evaluate visual communication strategies based on data-driven outcomes and popular culture.

Career Opportunities:

  • Graphic designer
  • Web designer
  • Logo designer
  • Layout artist
  • Photoshop artist
  • Creative/art director

$48,700 Median annual wage for graphic designers. -Bureau of Labor Statistics

Click any section below for additional information or access your course schedule.

1. Fill out our online application.
$50 nonrefundable application fee applies.

2. Submit your unofficial transcripts.
We are able to examine and view your unofficial transcript from a U.S.-based schools, which indicate successful completion of a high school diploma or GED and any college credits attempted, in order to review you for an admissions decision. Please submit your unofficial transcripts to our Admissions Office by email to apply@regent.edu.

Non-U.S. transcripts must be evaluated by an NACES-approved company. For further details, please review the International Admissions Checklist on the International Students Admissions page.

International Applicants: Please visit the International Students Admissions page for a more detailed explanation of the Regent University application information and to determine whether or not you qualify as an international student.

Upon conditional acceptance to the program by review of unofficial transcripts, Regent University’s Admissions Office will attempt to obtain your official transcripts from your U.S. degree-granting institution, which indicate successful completion of a high school diploma and any college credits you have attempted. We will notify you if your previous institution will not release transcripts directly to us.

3. Complete your admissions questionnaire.
You will be sent a questionnaire link as soon as you apply to your degree program. Please take a few minutes to complete the form to help us learn more about your academic history and why you want to attend Regent.

4. Government-Issued ID
To ensure academic integrity, Regent University requires a copy of a government-issued ID. Simply scan and upload a copy of your driver’s license, high school ID, passport, permanent resident card or official government ID card, using our secure and convenient online tool. If you prefer to take a picture of your government-issued ID and email it to our office, please email apply@regent.edu with the subject line “Government ID.”

2019-20 Tuition Rates

Program Type Tuition

On-Campus Student

  • 12-18 credit hours per semester
  • Under 12 credit hours
  • Over 18 credit hours

 

  • $8,610 (block rate)
  • $605/credit hour
  • $574/credit hour

Online Student (enrolled in 8-week classes)

  • Full-time (12* credit hours)
  • Part-time (6* credit hours)
*Average number of credits per semester.

 

  • $395/credit hour
  • $450/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour

 

Student Fees

Fee

Amount

Description

Application Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

 

$50

One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit (On-Campus Students)

Enrollment Deposit (Evening/Online Students)

$150


$50

Fee is deducted from tuition costs

Graduation Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

$60

One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee (Online Students)

$700/semester

$550/semester

Contributes to university academic and administrative operations

 

Optional Fees

Late Payment

$100/Session

Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

Course Fees

Varies,
$70-200 per course

Some courses in theater, animation, cinema television or science labs carry an additional fee

2020-21 Tuition Rates

Program Type Tuition

On-Campus Student

  • 12-18 credit hours per semester
  • Under 12 credit hours
  • Over 18 credit hours

 

  • $8,610 (block rate)
  • $574/credit hour
  • $574/credit hour

Online Student (enrolled in 8-week classes)

  • Full-time (12* credit hours)
  • Part-time (6* credit hours)
*Average number of credits per semester.

 

  • $395/credit hour
  • $450/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour

 

Student Fees

Fee

Amount

Description

Application Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

 

$50

One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit (On-Campus Students)

Enrollment Deposit (Evening/Online Students)

$150


$50

Fee is deducted from tuition costs

Graduation Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

$60

One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee (Online Students)

$750/semester

$600/semester

Contributes to university academic and administrative operations

 

Optional Fees

Late Payment

$100/Session

Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

Course Fees

Varies,
$70-200 per course

Some courses in theater, animation, cinema television or science labs carry an additional fee

Show the list of all course fees.

Learn more about scholarships and financial aid.