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Communication Art and Design

at Alexandria Technical and Community College

Program Details

  • 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.

Program Locations

  • Alexandria Technical and Community College 56308

Labor Market Information

  • Power Plant Operators

  • Median wage: $34.98/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Nuclear Technicians

  • 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
  • Graphic Designers

  • 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
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Alexandria Technical and Community College
Alexandria Technical and Community College
1601 Jefferson Street Alexandria, MN 56308 Toll-Free: (888) 234-1222 Local: (320) 762-0221 Email: info@alextech.edu