Growing and in-demand career field! This nationally recognized
training program will teach you the fundamentals of Adobe Photoshop,
the gold standard for image creation and editing. This program will
teach you graphic design basics and build your skills step-by-step, as
you master the terms and processes used by professional graphic
artists. You’ll not only learn the rules and standards for effective
graphic design, but you’ll also discover strategies for creating
graphics that convey desired messages, styles, and tones.
You’ll practice with real-world examples, challenges, and
thought-provoking assignments, and learn how to determine a client’s
needs, design marketing materials to meet those needs, in addition to
assembling your designs in an online portfolio to enter the industry.
This program will help you create images that stand apart from the
competition, in addition to positioning you for a rewarding career in
You can expect to make an average of
a Graphic Designer / Desktop Publisher
in your area.
Companies hiring in your area include:
- Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.
- Washington Post
- Eurasia Foundation
- Whole Foods Market, Inc.
Skills for Success
- Graphic Design
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Acrobat
This program can prepare you for the following careers:
- Video Game Designer
- Art Director
- Web Developer
- Multimedia Designer / Animator