Visual Communication Design (Online), M.A. | Part time online | Liberty University | United States
12 months
615 USD/credit 18450 USD/year
615 USD/credit 18450 USD/year
615 USD/credit 18450 USD/year
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Are you an experienced artist who wishes to increase your knowledge of the latest techniques and tools in graphic design?  Liberty University’s Master of Arts in Visual Communication Design (Online) degree program seeks to provide you with the opportunity to enhance your oral and written communication skills as well as your graphic design skills through the use of visual media.

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Visual communication is primarily expressed in graphic design, illustrations, advertising, animation, signs, and typography. It also explores the addition of text to images and the power it has to educate and persuade an audience for maximum impact.

Throughout Liberty University ’s Master of Arts in Visual Communication Design (Online) degree, you can engage in coursework as a contributing designer by developing your critical and analytical skills, personal voice, and visual language. These essential design tools and expertise may allow you to become an effective leader in the professional world. Additionally, our master’s in visual communication design online degree program allows for the transfer of many courses directly into our Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Graphic Design.

Potential Career Options in Visual Communication Design

After completion of your master’s of visual arts online, you can explore many different career paths, including:

  • Advertising designer
  • Art director
  • Graphic designer
  • Visual design instructor
  • Web/App designer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Issues in Contemporary Art
  • Advanced Typography
  • Vector Illustration
  • Publication Design
  • Digital Imaging
  • Advanced Graphic Design

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

For online programmes, Liberty University offers multiple intakes depending on your chosen time table. To find out more information, visit the university's page.


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30 SCH



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General requirements

  • A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    18450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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