BFA in Graphic Arts

College of Arts & Sciences

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

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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.


Explore art history along with the latest in design technologies.


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


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

Fully Online

8-Week Course Sessions

120+ Credit Hours





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

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 with the subject line “Government ID.”