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Design Media C.S.
Applying is easy! We have an open-admission policy, which means if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent, you’re in and we can’t wait to see you in the halls.
Design Media C.S.
Department: Graphic Design
Total Credit Hours: 27 credits
Design Media C.S. recipients will enter the design field.
What Is Design Media C.S.?
This certification program provides a way to upgrade existing or to learn new skills in the area of design media.
Graphic designers are expected to face strong competition for available positions.
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.
Graphic Design Careers
Depending on job experience and additional education, graduates with a Design Media Certificate of Specialization are employed in a broad range of careers including, but not limited to: graphic designer, furniture designer, set designer, package designer and multimedia designer.
SCC Institutional Requirements
- Complete specific program requirements as listed below.
- Complete a minimum of 15 credit hours or the certificate requirements whichever is less at SCC.
- Earn a 2.00 cumulative grade point average.
|General Education Requirements (0 credits)|
|Core Course Requirements (27 credits)|
|ART 1200||2-D Design||3|
|ART 1105||Digital Art Studio||3|
|ART 2810||Digital Photo I||3|
|ART 2110||Page Layout||3|
|ART 2130||Digital Imaging||3|
|ART 2140||Web Design||3|
|ART 2160||Motion Graphics||3|
|ART 2170||Video Production||3|
|Total Required Hours: 27 credits|