"I value doing things that are meaningful ... I truly believe in the pursuit of passion."Learn More >>
Take advantage of this at-a-glance look at the pages on the SCC website you most often visit. Use this as a tool to navigate quickly to info you need the most. Take it one step further and click the star in the top right corner to ensure your favorite pages remain on your list of Visited Pages.
Applying is easy! We have an open-admission policy, which means if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent, you’re in and we can’t wait to see you in the halls.
Department: Graphic Design
Total Credit Hours: 27 credits
This certification program provides a way to upgrade existing or to learn new skills in the area of design media.
Employment of graphic designers is projected to show little or no change from 2014 to 2024. Graphic designers are expected to face strong competition for available positions.
In the state of Missouri, employees working in the design field earn between $47,640 and $82,020 per year, depending on education, experience and employer.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, earnings increase significantly as a worker’s degree of education rises.
Depending on job experience and additional education, graduates with a Design Media Certificate of Specialization are employed in a broad range of careers including, but not limited to: graphic designer, furniture designer, set designer, package designer and multimedia designer.
|Core Course Requirements (27 credits)|
|ART 1200||2-D Design||3|
|ART 1105||Digital Art Studio||3|
|ART 2810||Digital Photo I||3|
|ART 2110||Page Layout||3|
|ART 2130||Digital Imaging||3|
|ART 2140||Web Design||3|
|ART 2160||Motion Graphics||3|
|ART 2170||Video Production||3|
|Total Required Hours: 27 credits|