Advertising Design

  • The Arts, Audio-Video Technology, and Communications cluster engages students in challenging curricula where they are able to develop technical skills in the areas of graphic arts, television production, animation, advertising design, and commercial photography.


    Course Offerings:

    1st Year: Foundation of Arts, A/V Technology and Communication, Introduction to Advertising Design

    2nd Year: Digital File Preparation, Intro to Graphic Arts 

    3rd Year: Senior Career Pathway Project in Arts, A/V Technology, and Communications


    Career Opportunities:

    Art Director, Digital Creative, Digital Marketing Specialist, Graphic Designer, Graphic Illustration, Media Strategist/Coordinator, Motion Graphics Designer, Production Artist, Visual Designer, Editing/Post-production Specialist


    Earning Potential:

    Earning potential for students in this field varies based upon career and experience. The average annual salary ranges from $40,000-$60,000.


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    Industry Certifications:

    • Adobe-Photoshop Certified Associate
    • Adobe-Premiere Pro Certified Associate
    • Adobe-Illustrator Certified Associate
    • Adobe-Flash Certified Associate
    • Certified Internet Webmaster E-Commerce