Technology at The VMCAD Graphic Design College

Graphic Design Computer Lab

The students are provided with: high-end systems and software for ease of instruction and creation, high-end digital printers to produce industry standard print materials, 1 gigabyte of network space to house all of their project files and folders, an email account for instructional and educational communication, and a network web address to develop and house their digital portfolio.

The classroom environment and projects in Virginia Marti graphic design courses are designed to mimic the real-world working environment including project requirements, professional deadlines, creative critiques, and final project presentations. The classroom environment and projects support learning because as a result of the professional staff and realistic setting.

We are open and honest with our students in order to teach them how to accept criticism, and give positive criticism, learn from their mistakes and allow them opportunities to demonstrate what they have learned.

Graphical Poster Printer

AdobeTM Creative Suite 5 (CS5) – Design Premium:

  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • Acrobat
  • Dreamweaver
  • Flash

Microsoft Office 2007:

  • Word
  • Powerpoint
  • Excel
  • Outlook