Associate Degree

A. Program Overview

The Associate Degree program in Computer Graphics will provide students with a foundation in the techniques and technology used in computer graphics. This program is designed to prepare students for employment as graphics technicians, who possess the technical expertise and creativity to create appealing designs, images or animations that meet client’s needs. Students will develop their graphics skills, techniques, concepts, and management ability through individual and team-based projects.

B. Program Objective

Students enrolled in the Associate Degree program in Computer Graphics will be able to incorporate their artistic skills with modern technological advancements.

This program will allow students to:

  • Be primed for successful careers in the disciplines associated with or related to computer graphics technology.
  • Develop conceptual principles, processes, and techniques essential to all areas of computer graphics and digital media production.
  • Work and interact, through hands-on experiences, to design, develop, produce, and edit electronically generated imagery using a wide range of sophisticated graphical tools and techniques.
  • Possess critical thinking and problem solving skills in the evolving field of computer graphics.

Graduates can seek opportunities in various fields such as video game companies, graphic design firms, or Internet consulting companies. They can also explore careers with advertising firms or within the art departments of major corporations. Possible job titles include:

  • Internet designer
  • Multimedia artist
  • Computer programmer
  • Graphic designer