The Graphic Design program at COD is affiliated with organizations that will help you succeed as a student and designer. Be sure to check out the benefits that these organizations have to offer.

AIGA Design Organization

AIGA, the professional association for design, is committed to advancing design as a professional craft, strategic tool and vital cultural force. AIGA believes designers serve a critical role as communicators, educators and innovators. AIGA sets the national agenda for the role of design in economic, social, political, cultural and creative contexts.


For more information on AIGA, visit:

AIGA Chicago