KU's Online Master's in Graphic Design Program Named One of Best in the Nation

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KUTZTOWN, Pa. - Kutztown University's Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Communication Design (KUCD) program has been featured as one of the best online Master's in Graphic Design degree programs for 2019 in the nation, by TheBestSchools.org. 

This year, TheBestSchools.org reviewed all accredited online Master's in Graphic Design degree programs in the U.S. to select the Top 11 programs in the nation. Rankings for online schools were formulated based on the following six informational categories: academic excellence based on a school's general curriculum or curriculum within the selected discipline, strength of faculty scholarship, reputation, financial aid, range of degree programs and strength of online methodology. 

Ranked 11th, KU is the only Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education school on the list. KU offers the first and only MFA in Communication Design within the State System.  

TheBestSchools.org is an independent organization comprised of educators, editors, authors and web professionals who believe learning transforms lives for the better and should remain a lifelong pursuit. Founded in 2011, the goal of TheBestSchools.org is to connect prospective students with the best online degree programs available, as well as provide the best resources and advice to assist them throughout their education, into their careers and towards sustainable lifelong learning.

The KUCD program is comprised of a community of designers and faculty who are passionate about what they create. Students are encouraged to invoke meaningful change, develop their strengths and celebrate the future of design through individual development and visual expression. The program promotes a well-rounded education through the study of design history, contemporary topics, typography, emerging media, and the exploration of personal and professional goals.

For more information or to view the complete list of schools, please visit https://thebestschools.org/rankings/best-online-masters-graphic-design/#close.

For more information about KU's MFA program, please visit http://kucd.kutztown.edu/mfa/