Meet New Graphic Design Student Jeremy Kirschke

Meet New Graphic Design Student Jeremy Kirschke

Name: Jeremy Kirschke

Age: 25

Hometown: Glendora, CA

Previous College: Cal State Fullerton

FIDM Major: Graphic Design Professional Designation 

Admissions Advisor: Margaret Berger

Tell us a bit about yourself. My hobbies include skateboarding, snowboarding, going to the beach, camping, and spending time with family.

What are your proudest accomplishments? Graduating college and being accepted to FIDM to follow my dream of becoming a graphic designer.

What made FIDM right for you? The fact that they offer a Professional Designation program that allows me to earn my degree in one year and that the college focuses on real life application and offers a lot of connections in the industry.

Tell us about your entrance project. My project was based on my new and upcoming headwear brand called Klassy Headwear. I was able to create a magazine ad and catalogue cover that not only showcases my products, but also portrayed a certain style that appeals to everyone.

What are your career goals? My goal is to become a graphic designer for a well-known skateboarding or surfing company in Orange County. I also plan to expand my headwear brand and create unique designs for the products.

What you expect to learn at FIDM? I expect to learn the most efficient and innovative techniques for graphic design as well as how to manipulate files to create diverse designs.