Program Information

School: Sheridan College – Trafalgar Campus
Faculty: Faculty of Animation, Arts and Design
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Illustration
Description: Illustration students at Sheridan explore both traditional and digital media. You’ll also develop a visual philosophy to go along with your technical mastery. This broad-based approach will enable you to apply your Illustration degree across a wide range of career paths, while preparing you to adapt to exciting developments in visual communication. Illustration technology is constantly evolving, but the core skill — the ability to tell stories and communicate ideas visually — never changes. In Sheridan’s Illustration bachelor’s degree program, you’ll learn to create compelling imagery that stands out and makes an impact.

Sheridan offers the only dedicated Bachelor of Arts Illustration degree program in Canada. Sheridan’s Bachelor of Illustration degree program includes a 14-week work placement between the third and fourth years. Our office will help you arrange your placement, which may be located as far away as New York City or Europe. You’ll also develop a workplace-ready portfolio and website.

URL: Illustration at Sheridan College – Trafalgar Campus
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 65

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •   Visual Arts 

Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent, including these required courses: English, Grade 12 (ENG4U) plus One senior-level Visual Arts credit at the (M) or Open level. Four other Grade 12 subjects at the U or M level. Minimum 65% overall average. or Two semesters of postsecondary education including required courses with minimum 65% overall average

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Portfolio

Portfolio required.