Bachelor of Fine Arts in

Illustration

Illustration

Draw your future into reality. Illustration allows you to create emotions that will last a lifetime. Being an illustrator is like being a magician; only instead of a wand, you use a pencil to make magic!

Program Highlights

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Visual Perception

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Conceptual Problem Solving

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Computer Software

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Human + Animal Anatomy

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Materials Exploration

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Portfolio Development

On-campus BFA Degree Requirements

At RMCAD, we believe in a balanced approach to the curriculum for the Illustration Program. Our students receive instruction in the technical, conceptual, and business aspects of illustration with the goal of striking the perfect balance of coursework to help students develop a strong and diverse skill set.

To make sure all students seeking RMCAD’s Bachelor's Degree in Illustration receive the highest quality education possible, we incorporate cutting edge software, personal one-on-one instruction, small class sizes, and collaboration with seasoned professional illustrators.

RMCAD Illustration Design graduates are launching exciting careers all over the map and there are no limits when you draw your own future! When you have a RMCAD Bachelor’s Degree in Illustration, you can work as a:

  • Magazine Illustrator
  • Editorial Illustrator
  • Technical Illustrator
  • Instructional Illustrator
  • Architectural Illustrator

As an Illustration Program student, you’ll learn key components of illustration like drawing and painting.  With smaller class sizes that allow for more personalized instruction from practicing industry professionals, you’ll master these foundational skills while developing the conceptual, technical, and business skills necessary to become a successful illustrator.

You’ll graduate confident in the expertise you’ve acquired and the ability to create unique and inspiring illustrations across many spectrums.

The ability to draw depends on one’s ability to see the way an artist sees. A Bachelor’s Degree in Illustration from RMCAD will help you define yourself as an artist by helping you find your own unique style as an illustrator.

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ILLUSTRATION FACULTY

RMCAD's team of Illustration instructors are dedicated to the success of our students and are there to provide critical support throughout your illustration education.

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Illustration Events

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