This certification program provides a way to upgrade existing or to learn new skills in the area of print media.
Print Media C.S. recipients may enter both the print and graphic design fields.
Depending on job experience and additional education, graduates with a Print Media Certificate of Specialization are employed in a broad range of careers including, but not limited to: graphic designer, media buyer, advertising specialist and media planner.
In the state of Missouri, employees working in the media field earn a mean average of $45,530 per year, depending on education, experience and employer.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, earnings increase significantly as a worker’s degree of education rises.
|Degree Name:||Print Media C.S.|
|Degree or Program:||Graphic Design|
|Degree Type:||Certificate of Specialization|
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Certificates of Specialization are for people who desire information or skills in a specific area that is usually related to their current job. Students must complete specific program requirements as listed under each program in the catalog. They can usually be completed in a short period of time. The credit hours earned can be applied toward a Certificate of Achievement and/or an Associate of Applied Science degree in the related field, should the student wish to continue study.