When you complete the Associate of Applied Science Degree: Graphic Design program you will have acquired the technical knowledge and the creative process principles necessary for an entry-level position in the commercial communication art field and in the expanding field of digital publishing. These occupations may include: production artist, advertising and graphic designer, illustrator, layout artist, and web page designer. Platt College San Diego recognizes the importance of you having college experience in subject areas outside of your professional specialization. The purpose of the general education courses is to enable you to do well in a career as well as in life. Therefore, a portion of your education includes the areas of Mathematics / Science, English / Language, Social Sciences / Humanities, and Art. This policy assures that you have sampled a broad range of disciplines, which will help to prepare you to be a well-informed citizen of the modern world. Students transferring in all general education requirements will be scheduled for PP100, Portfolio Project (print).