Graphic Arts

In this program, you will experience all aspects of the printing industry including layout and design, digital, screen and offset printing and production of printed materials.

Skills Learned

  • Adobe Creative Suite® Design Software
  • Layout & Design Principles
  • Color & Art Theory
  • Offset Printing
  • Toner & Ink-based Digital Printing
  • Computerized Embroidery
  • Garmet Silk Screening
  • Vinyl Cutting
  • Wide Format Inkjet Printing
  • Bindery Operations
  • Variable Data Printing
  • Plate Making
  • Fiery, Onnyx and ERI RIP Software
  • Customer Service & Estimating

College Credits

North Central State College

Program Highlights

  • Design and produce unique print projects from concept to completion 
  • Create a professional portfolio for college and employment using the same equipment as professional graphic artists 
  • Provide excellent customer service while interpreting job specifications, estimating, ordering and delivering client projects on time

Career Focus

Prepared with a professional portfolio for further education and immediate employment in the graphics industry.

Opportunities:

  • Quick Print & Color Copy Shops
  • In-Plant Printing Departments
  • Graphic Designer
  • Newspapers/Publishing
  • Sales & Service
  • Garment Printing
  • Sign & Banner Shops
  • Equipment Technician

Graphic Arts