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Visual Communications

Graphic Design, Interactive Media, Video, Photography, Web Design, and Illustration

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What is VC?

Visual Communications is a program at Chemeketa Community College in Salem, Oregon. We offer two degree tracks: An AAS in Graphic Design, and in Graphic Design with an Option in Interactive Media (Web design & animation). Have other questions? Follow the links below:

Overview Sessions

If you are interested in more information about the Visual Communication program at Chemeketa and the degrees we offer, we invite you to attend an overview session.

2017-2018 Dates

  • November 2nd, 2017
  • February 28th, 2018
  • April 18th, 2018
  • May 23rd, 2018

All sessions are from 4:30–6:00PM in 4/225 on the Salem campus

We will talk about our degrees in graphic design and interactive media, show examples of student work, provide information about the application process and discuss transfer and career options. A packet of information is available online. You must attend an overview before applying to the program.

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Latest News

Application Period for VC is Now Closed

August 23rd, 2017

The VC program application period for fall 2017 has officially closed.

We have started a waiting list for fall and will review applications as space becomes available. Please contact Program Chair Peter Hoelter (peter.hoelter@chemeketa.edu) for more information.

VC Instructor Bret Malley Publishes Photoshop Compositing Book

August 1st, 2014

Late June saw the release of full-time VC faculty member Bret Malley’s book Adobe Master Class: Advanced Compositing in Photoshop: Bringing the Impossible to Reality. The 360-page book is full of excellent compositing techniques, artist interviews, and artwork by Bret that include his toddle son performing amazing feats. Bret will also be a presenter at the PeachPit Press booth at Photoshop World in Las Vegas in September. Congratulations to Bret on publishing his first (and certainly not last) book!

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