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Alfred University cited for having one of nation’s top graphic design programs

ALFRED, NY – Alfred University has been named in a new ranking as having one of the top undergraduate graphic design programs in the country.

College Choice released its most recent rankings of colleges and universities and Alfred University was ranked 10th in the Top 50 under the category of “Best Bachelor’s Degrees in Graphic Design.” College Choice offers numerous free online resources to help students in their college search, including unique student-centered college rankings, admissions advice, scholarship and financial aid information.

Although Alfred University does not specifically offer a bachelor’s degree in graphic design, it does offer a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a concentration in graphic design, through the School of Art and Design’s Division of Expanded Media.

In the College Choice rankings, Alfred is listed behind top-ranked Maryland Institute College of Art, Yale University, Carnegie Mellon University and other notable art institutions like Rhode Island School of Design, California Institute of the Arts, and Otis College of Art and Design.

Alfred appears ahead of 11th-ranked Cleveland Institute of Art, along with California State University-Los Angeles, Arizona State University, Rutgers University, University of California-Berkeley, UCLA, Rochester Institute of Technology, and Syracuse University.