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Commercial Art Technology

Commercial Art Technology - Commercial Art Technology

Design Graphics For Today’s Technology.

Introduction:

Commercial artists use a variety of computer software and design skills to create art that meets a visual needs. Commercial artists are responsible for the layout and design of magazines, newspapers, journals and other publications. Commercial artists enjoy creating graphics for television, social, digital and other computer-generated media.

Employment Opportunities:

Commercial artist’s work as in-house designers, staff designers, or freelance designers. Career opportunities in the record industry, film and animation studios, computer software companies, and web design companies exist.

Career Opportunities:

  • Graphic Designer
  • Art Director
  • Web Designer
  • Sign Designer
  • Editorial Designer
  • Studio Artist/ Production Assistant
  • Illustrator
  • TV Graphic Designer
  • Corporate Identity Designer

Employment Outlook:

Employment of graphic designers is projected to grow 5% from 2016 to 2026. 

Salary:

The average wage for this career in Florida is $22.09 hourly or $45,950 annually.

Completion Requirements:

This entire program is 1500 hours. Certain Adult Education Centers do not offer all components of the program.  Full completion of the program may be completed at a Technical College. Students can earn a certificate at the completion of the following Occupational Completion Points (OCPs):

OCPCOURSEHOURS
OCP AGraphic Designer450 Hours
OCP BDigital Designer450 Hours
OCP CPrint Media Artist300 Hours
OCP DWeb Designer300 Hours
Total Hours: 1500

Location and Program’s Hours:

Students in the Commercial Art Technology program will learn to produce promotional and informational material for print, specialty and web media from concept to completion. Commercial Art Technology is available at the following school (s):

LOCATIONCOURSE'S SCHEDULE
Lindsey Hopkins Technical CollegeMonday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Robert Morgan Educational Center & Technical CollegeMonday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Monday - Thursday from 6:00 p.m. to 10:15 p.m.

Contact Information at the Location:

Additional information can be provided by student services:

LOCATIONCOUNSELOR / REGISTRAR EMAILPHONE NUMBER
Lindsey Hopkins Technical College
(305) 324-6070
Patricia Estiverne
Luis Sanchez
Jacques Lucien
Rose Jasmin
patriciab@dadeschools.net
lsanchez3@dadeschools.net
JDLucien@dadeschools.net
209710@dadeschools.net
Ext. 7089
Ext. 7129
Ext. 7039
Robert Morgan Educational Center & Technical College
(305) 253-9920
Mirtha Silverang
Maria Ruiz
Kathy Pearson
Irene Montoto
msilverang@dadeschools.net
millieruiz@dadeschools.net
kpearson@dadeschools.net
irenemontoto@dadeschools.net
Ext. 2145
Ext. 2147
Ext. 2159
Ext. 2150

 

Source

Commercial Arts & 3D Animation