Skip navigation

Important Update:

The UCO campus is closed Friday, July 3, in observance of the Fourth of July. Operations will resume Monday, July 6.

Campus buildings reopened to the public effective July 1. Services are available virtually or by appointment only. Visitors should reach out to individual departments regarding appointments. Masks and social distancing are required while on campus. To learn more about current operations, view the university's summer reopening plan



Amy Johnson received a BFA in Graphic Design from Iowa State University and then completed her MFA at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Johnson currently teaches graphic design at the graduate and undergraduate level at the University of Central Oklahoma where she also serves as the Chair of the Department of Design. She specializes in teaching Professional Practice and Design for Good through her courses, Clocktower and Inktank.

Design for Good, defined as design that plays a catalytic role through projects that create positive social impact, is a key outcome of these student-run studios. The focus is on real work, real clients, real impacts.

Amy is an AIGA Fellow and a 99u fellow.

Classes Taught

Graphic Design Practice, Clocktower, Inktank, Package Design, Competition Studio, Avanced Letterpress, Ad Design, Graphic Design 2, Graphic Design 1, Computer Graphics 1, Typography, Design Foundations 2, Design Foundations 4

The views expressed by UCO faculty and staff on their personal websites and social media pages do not necessarily reflect the positions of the University of Central Oklahoma. UCO faculty and staff are advised to follow the university’s social media guidelines and are expected to conduct themselves in accordance with policies outlined in UCO’s Employee Handbook and/or Faculty Handbook.