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Graphic Technologies Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Graphic Technologies degree, students will:

  • Demonstrate professional graphic industry standards and methods to qualify for employment or transfer to a four–year school.
  • Demonstrate visual ideation and creativity.
  • Manage Apple software on a Macintosh computer.
  • Demonstrate a mastery of the Adobe suite: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, and Acrobat.
  • Show proficiency in the choice and use of software applications.
  • Build multi-page websites applying basic HTML, JavaScript and CSS.
  • Utilize typography in graphic communications.
  • Apply color theory to design and production.
  • Illustrate branding/logo design/brand identity.
  • Demonstrate design, production, and project workflow.
  • Exhibit characteristics of workplace ethics, responsibility, and accountability.
  • Make use of effective communications in a design/sales/prepress environment.
  • Manifest critical thinking skills focusing on problem solving, effective reasoning, and establishment of personal and team goals.
  • Produce a professional job-hunting package culminating in a portfolio and professional presentation skills.