Career Research

Graphic Designer:

Possible Universities/Colleges: Durham College, OCAD University

[GRAPHIC DESIGN] Durham Requirements:
Ontario Secondary School Diploma
Grade 12 English
Grade 11 Mathematics
Media arts credits or portfolio of work to demonstrate drawing and creative ability
Interview (May be required)
Tuition: $3242 CDN for three-year program

[GRAPHIC DESIGN] OCAD Requirements:
Creative profile
Portfolio (studio BFA, BDes programs)
Writing sample (BA in Visual, Critical Studies)
Ontario Secondary School Diploma
Grade 12 U English
Six Grade 12 U or M level courses (avg. of 70%)

Illustrator:

Possible Universities/Colleges: Durham College, Sheridan College
[FINE ARTS – ADVANCED] Durham Requirements:
Ontario Secondary School Diploma
Grade 12 English
Experience/exposure to art and design making (recommended)
Tuition: $2768 CDN for three-year period

[VISUAL AND CREATIVE ARTS] Sheridan Requirements:
Grade 12 English
Tuition: $4650 for three-year program (Advanced Diploma)
$4650 for two-year program (Regular Diploma)

Video Game Designer:

Possible Universities/Colleges: Durham College, Loyalist College

[VIDEO GAME DESIGN] Durham Requirements:
Ontario Secondary School Diploma
Grade 12 English
Grade 11 Math
Visual arts credits (recommended)
Portfolio of work
Interview (may be required)
Tuition: $6936 CDN for three-year program

[ANIMATION] Loyalist Requirements:
OSSD/OSSGD or equivalent withe courses at the general, advanced, C, U, or M level
Grade 12 English
Tuition: $3894 (two semesters)
Recommended:
Techniques in communications technology, IT, media arts, fine arts, and presentation