Graphic and Media Arts

This certificate is designed to give students exposure to tools for work in Computer Graphics and Multimedia.

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Program

Career Studies Certificate

Credit Hours

29

Required Courses

  • ART 130: Introduction to Multimedia - 3 credits
  • ART 131: Fundamentals of Design - 4 credits
  • ART 141: Typography I - 3 credits
  • ART 180: Intro to Computer Graphics - 3 credits
  • PHT 101: Photography I - 3 credits
  • ART 287: Portfolio and Resume Preparation - 1 credits
  • ART ___ / PHT ___: Concentration Course - 3 credits
  • ART ___ / PHT ___: Concentration Course - 3 credits
  • ART ___ / PHT ___: Art or Photography Elective - 3 credits
  • ART ___ / PHT ___: Art or Photography Elective - 3 credits

Admissions Requirements

There are no additional admission requirements for this program.

Program Information

This three semester certificate is designed to give students a broad exposure to tools for work in Computer Graphics and Multimedia, and develop work-ready skills in chosen design concentrations. Graduates will be able to work with a range of technology to create and edit professional level multimedia and graphics products. In addition, the Graphic & Media Arts CSC will help each student assemble a coherent portfolio and professional online presence which clearly displays their skills to prospective employers.

Successful graduates will be prepared for entry-level positions in one of the following concentration areas:

  • Print Graphic Design
  • Web Graphic Design
  • UI / UX Design
  • Multimedia Arts & Animation
  • Film & Video Editing
  • Motion Design

Potential Careers