Careers in Design & Development

If there were a prerequisite for the future successful digital creative, it would be the passion for discovery. ~ John Maeda

Adobe Creative Cloud

Teaching the latest versions of the creative cloud with Adobe products. Popular courses include Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects & Premiere Pro. These products are the best that are currently available in the design industry.

Small Classroom Sizes

Our max size of 20 students allow individual attention while studying your major. Two full time teachers are on staff along with industry professional adjunct teachers provides each student with help and success.

Responsive Design

Creating and designing for an ever changing technology world. Currently developing responsive sites for tablets, phones, applications and desktops. Current languages HTML5 standards, WordPress and Dreamweaver.

Students Work

Brittany Illustrator Retrosize
Eye Danielle
Winter - Illustrator - Amanda

About SWIC

Founded in 1946, Southwestern Illinois College was originally known as Belleville Junior College. Construction of the college's Belleville Campus was completed in 1971. On Jan. 1, 2000, the college name changed to Southwestern Illinois College, a name that represents the region we serve.

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Webdesigner Depot

Computer Info Systems

Graphic Communications and Web Development program is under the Computer Science Information Systems degrees within the Business Division. Associates of Applied Science and certificates are offered in Graphic Communications, Web design & Web Development.

Get in Touch

  • Phone:
    618) 235-2700 / 5382
  • Email:
    nikki.hensley@swic.edu
  • Address:
    2500 Carlyle Avenue
  • Belleville, Illinois 62221