Communication Art and Design
- Award: Associate in Applied Science
- Credits: 72
- Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
- WIA Certified
About this Program
A well-rounded program to prepare the student for entry-level work in the field of communication art and design. At the diploma level, the coursework includes design, drawing, and illustration techniques; current computer application skills; editorial and advertising art; and web design. Students wishing to pursue their Associate in Applied Science degree take an additional six credits of general education courses.
- Alexandria Technical and Community College 56308
Labor Market Information
- Median wage: $38.90/hour
- Employment outlook: Refers to national data. State data is not available.
Commercial and Industrial Designers
- Median wage: $27.71/hour-Above the median
- Employment outlook: Average
- Median wage: $23.31/hour-Above the median
- Employment outlook: Shrinking
Multimedia Artists and Animators
- Median wage: $30.83/hour-Well above the median
- Employment outlook: Above statewide average