Berkeley Today Stories

berkeley student in front to a computer
September 8, 2021
Graphic design is a diverse, creative field that uses visuals to communicate ideas and solve problems. Since it tackles a wide variety of challenges, graphic design can be loosely divided into eight different, but often overlapping fields. At Berkeley College, you'll be exposed to each of these fields as you build the skills to become a successful and impactful designer.
Graphic Design student working in front of computer
March 10, 2021
While numerous industries have been severely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, many areas of the graphic design field are thriving. “There are freelance opportunities, particularly in the New York/New Jersey area,” said Carlos Cruz, Chair of the Graphic Design programs at Berkeley College. “Businesses across all areas are in need of new kinds of promotion and support, creating demand for skilled graphic design professionals.”
Male student sitting at computer in design lab
March 2, 2020
Jonathan Moran had always been interested in art. Even at a young age, the resident of Passaic, NJ could always be found drawing. When his high school introduced a new art program that involved a computer lab, his passion continued. Then, as luck would have it, a presentation by Berkeley College got him thinking that this lifelong passion could become a career.
Aiyana Figueroa
June 14, 2019
Creativity was in the cards for Aiyana Figueroa. With a lifelong passion for art, she always envisioned that it would remain an important part of her future. We recently spoke with the self-taught painter and fine artist who chose to pursue a degree in Graphic Design at Berkeley College.
Dean Anthony Cruz at Macys Fashion Show
May 3, 2019
In today’s multimedia environment, almost every business and organization depends on the work of a graphic design artist. If you are serious about launching a career in the graphic design industry, and are seeking an innovative and thorough course curriculum that will teach you all about the business, then consider Berkeley College.
Lucille Navarro
January 14, 2019
Lucille Navarro is exploring exactly what it means to be a true artist through her classes at Berkeley College. As a Bachelor’s degree candidate majoring in the crowded job market of Graphic Design, she understands the importance of thinking outside of the box.