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Commercial Art Technology

Graphic designer developing a flyer and logos for a company

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. Students can earn a certificate at the completion of the following Occupational Completion Points (OCPs):

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OCP COURSE HOURS
OCP A Graphic Designer 450 Hours
OCP B Digital Designer 450 Hours
OCP C Print Media Artist 300 Hours
OCP D Web Designer 300 Hours
  Total Hours: 1500

Location and Program’s Hours:

Commercial Art Technology is available at the following school (s):

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LOCATION COURSE’S SCHEDULE
Lindsey Hopkins Technical College Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  
Robert Morgan Educational Center & Technical College Monday – 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
Sandra Hawkins
Jacques Lucien
Rose Jasmin
patriciab@dadeschools.net
shawkins@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
 

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Commercial Art