Certificate Programs - Click on titles below for course information

The Professional Certificate in Digital Media offers a unique opportunity to build a certificate around your interests. Whether you're looking for a career change or to pick up a side job, this certificate will give you the credentials necessary to market your talents. Choose courses that meet your professional interests and career objectives.

Take courses from a variety of different concentrations including Graphic Design, Photography, and Web Design.

Take courses when you can, and in the area you prefer. Successfully complete six courses within 2 years to earn the certificate.

The Web Design Professional program counts as 4 courses toward the Digital Media Certificate.


Portrait photography is an excellent skill to cultivate. Whether you just want to take better photos of your family or want to build on your portrait portfolio, learn how to create exceptional portraits using poses and lighting that emphasize your subjects' character and features.

March 16, 2023 to April 20, 2023, Visual Arts Bldg Rm 209
In this course, students will learn techniques and ideas that will enable them to grow as creative photographers and visual storytellers. Prerequisite: Students should have a basic understanding of photography fundamentals before taking this course.

April 27, 2023 to May 25, 2023, Visual Arts Bldg Rm 211
Learn how to take better photos, regardless of the type of camera. Topics such as composition, lighting, and exposure will be discussed in order to gain a better understanding of photography.

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This hands-on class will cover video production from shooting to uploading an edited video. Topics covered will include the basics of planning, shooting and editing with Adobe Premiere, options for uploading to the web and audio, lighting, and visual aesthetics.

May 25, 2023 to June 15, 2023, Kettler Hall Rm 205B
Learn the fundamental features of Adobe Photoshop® CC 2022 that will allow you to explore layout and design tools to help you create exciting and dynamic images.

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