A professional degree in web or graphic design opens the door to a range of careers that are fulfilling, both professionally and financially. A graphic designer creates visual concepts based on creative ideas, by using design software. These concepts should be able to hold the attention of the viewer and convey the intention effectively. A web designer is involved in the design of web pages, and also plays a major role in its coding phase. He/She will be involved in both the design and technical phase, and will determine not just the look and feel of a website, but also its functionality.