This one to two semester certificate program focuses on teaching students basic design skills and the two most used software programs in the industry – Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. It is a great way to gauge interest in the field for new students or could be a refresher for working professionals who are using older versions of the software and want to update their skills quickly.
Minimum Program Length: 1 Semester
Estimated Program Cost: $2,384
- Must be 16 years of age
- Completion of high school diploma or GED and submission of official transcript required to apply
- Achievement of minimum program admission scores in Reading, English, and Math
- Transfer of previous post-secondary credits will be determined by the registrar.
At a GlanceContact: Britt Pitre, Program Chair
Covers the basics of computer terminology, operating systems, and input and output devices, file formatting, file management, and overview of software.