Graphics Technology – Graphic Design Option

Associate in Science

Northwest Florida State College offers two-year programs of study leading to Associate of Science (A.S.) degrees in either Graphics Technology or Digital Media/Multimedia Technology. Students in the Graphics Technology degree program may pursue an emphasis in Graphic Design or Visual Artist and may also complete college credit certificates in Graphic Design Production and Graphic Design Support while completing the A.S. degree requirements. Students in the Digital Media/Multimedia Technology degree program may also complete college credit certificates in Digital Media/Multimedia Authoring and Digital Media/Multimedia Presentation while completing the A.S. degree requirements. The core coursework in these programs can greatly enhance the skill set of anyone in other career fields outside of graphic design and digital media. Visual and digital communications skills are becoming central to our daily lives, and these skills will enhance almost any resume.

Program Details

  • 64 Credits
  • 2-Year program

Class Options

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Career Outlook*

Jobs in the Graphics Technology and Digital Media fields are on the rise, with growth faster than average in Northwest Florida. Graphic design and digital media related career fields are on the state-wide and regional demand occupations lists, and are Enterprise Florida targeted industries.

Average starting salaries for jobs in the local region in this field range from $22,000 – $36,000. Significant variation in the starting salary is possible in these growing fields based on experience, and geographic region.

Average or Median Salary

$22,000 – $36,000

*All career data on this page, such as occupation description, career outlook and salary information reflects the national average and was sourced from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.