Is it possible to become a graphic designer with a studio art degree?

I was recently accepted to a state school that offers a studio art program but no other art majors. I'm wondering if it is possible to obtain the studio art degree while working towards a portfolio and graphic design "concentration" while not actually obtaining a graphic design degree. Is it very... show more I was recently accepted to a state school that offers a studio art program but no other art majors. I'm wondering if it is possible to obtain the studio art degree while working towards a portfolio and graphic design "concentration" while not actually obtaining a graphic design degree. Is it very important to employers that graphic designers have a graphic design degree or is studio art a suitable substitute?
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