Graphic Design Support Certificate (6340)
This certificate prepares students to work as graphic designers in advertising agencies, printing houses, newspapers or magazines. This program introduces students to the principles of design and photography. It provides an overview of print-based, multimedia and interactive design practices. Students will receive a strong foundation in industry-standard design software, including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
This certificate can be completed in less than one full-time academic year. Part-time enrollment options are available. This program combines classroom lecture courses and hands-on labs to encourage skill building and retention.
TCC offers a series of certificate programs that build to an Associate in Science degree in Graphic Design Technology - Graphic Design Track. Students may begin with any of the certificates, or enter immediately into the degree program. Each certificate or degree will provide students with the skills and credentials to move into the job market or advance to the next academic level.