Digital Media/Multimedia Technology
Associate in Science
The Digital Media/Multimedia Technology A.S. Degree prepares students to work in industries producing all elements in the architecture and design of websites and other electronic media delivery systems. Large website development requires a creative team of content creators, information architects, graphic designers, videographers and editors, photographers, programmers, and information technology experts. In this program, students are trained to be a part of the audiovisual creative team that creates the look and feel of interactive websites and DVD productions.
The A.S. in Digital Media/Multimedia Technology will provide all of the foundational creative and software competencies involved in Graphic Design, along with the special applications involved in web development and digital video. Software applications used in this program include: the Adobe Creative Suite®, including Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, and Dreamweaver. We also teach the applications included in Apple Final Cut Studio, including Final Cut Pro and DVD Studio Pro for the development of digital video and interactive DVD production.
- 2-Year program
- 60 Credits
Graphic Designers and those who work in Digital Media/Multimedia help meet client’s needs by producing print, web, and electronic media to be used in advertisements and publications. They also design new images or modify existing images using cutting edge software programs. Graduates may qualify for positions such as graphic artist, web designer, art director, advertising designer, media artist, illustrator, and multimedia designer with profit and non-profit agencies, advertising agencies, entertainment, marketing, management, education, science, technology, and sales companies. Jobs in the Graphics Technology and Digital Media fields are on the rise, with growth faster than average. Significant variation in starting salary is possible based on experience, and geographic region.
Average or Median Salary
$63,970 or $30.76 per hour