Arts & Communications

Your Platform Awaits

Put both your creative spirit and your technical mind to work to create visual assets for the digital world. Your talent could take you anywhere from education to entertainment to advertising and beyond!

Which pathway is offered?

Digital Media and Entertainment Technology—This pathway prepares students to create, design, and produce interactive multimedia products and services, including digitally-generated or computer-enhanced media used in business, training, entertainment, communications, and marketing.

What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*

Examples of jobs include:

  • 3D Animator
  • Graphic Designer
  • Multimedia Artist

What is the salary outlook?*

Salaries vary depending on the job, experience, and location but approximate sample salaries include:

  • 3D Animator — $75,270/year
  • Graphic Designer — $52,110/year
  • Multimedia Artist — $75,270/year

Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?

  • Adobe ACA – Visual Communications Using Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe ACA – Graphic Design & Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator

*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school. Salaries vary depending on the job title, experience, and location. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook. Website last modified date: Monday, February 1, 2021.