Digital tools empower designers to blur the lines between fields. Take an interdisciplinary approach to Pratt’s Digital Design certificates. Combine elective classes across digital design fields with a foundation in graphic design to enter one of the multidisciplinary roles today’s designers occupy. Grow your network while building a professional design portfolio.

Pratt Institute is authorized under Federal law to enroll non-immigrant, international students. International students are required to maintain a full-time schedule, consisting of a minimum of 18 hours per week, during the fall and spring semesters. Optional Practical Training (OPT) is available to eligible international students upon completion of the Digital Design Certificate.

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Program Tuition

Approximately $6000 per semester, plus fees

Application Fee

$100, non-refundable

SEMESTER 1

Weeks 1-12

PMCG-475 Introduction to Graphic Design

PMCG-202 Introduction to Adobe Illustrator 

PMCG-422 Introduction to Photoshop I

Electives (choose three from list below)

Weeks 13-15

PMFD 301B Project/Portfolio Development (includes Design Business)

SEMESTER 2

Weeks 1-12

PMGD 466 Introduction to Typography

PMCG-420 Adobe Illustrator Advanced

PMCG 425 Photoshop Advanced

Electives (choose three from list below)

Weeks 13-15

PMFD 301B Project/Portfolio Development (includes Design Business)

SEMESTER 3

Weeks 1-12

PMGD-478 Brand Design and Corporate Identity

PMCG-303 Adobe InDesign

PMCG 436 Adobe After Effects

Electives (choose three from list below)

Weeks 13-15

PMFD 301B Project/Portfolio Development (includes Design Business)

A required class may be substituted for an elective class with prior approval.

 

Electives (choose classes from these programs)

CAD Design

Creative Careers

Digital Product Design

Fashion New Media

Graphic Design

Human-Centered Design

Motion Graphics

Photography and Video

Web Design

Questions? Contact prostudy@pratt.edu.