2020-2021 Catalog

Graphic Design Support, College Credit Certificate

6335: College Credit Certificate in Graphic Design Support (15 Credit Hours)

CIP: 11.0803

FL CIP: 0611080302

SOC Code: 27-1024

The Graphic Design Support certificate provides students with a strong foundation in graphic design that empowers them to adapt and respond to dynamic trends in the design sector of multiple industries. This program allows students to engage in practical, hands-on exercises using the latest technologies, software and equipment to produce innovative projects that communicate effectively and persuasively.

The courses introduce students to fundamentals of digital imaging, digital photography techniques, image editing, digital illustration and page design and layout.  Industry standard skills with Adobe Creative Cloud Software are taught.

View the Academic Pathway for this program at CF.edu/AcademicPathways.

This program is upward compatible with an Associate in Science degree. Contact the Financial Aid Office for clarification of financial aid eligibility.


Program Courses

PGY 2801CDigital Photography I


GRA 2120CPaper Design and Layout (Adobe InDesign)


DIG 2109CDigital Imaging and Fundamentals


GRA 2150CRaster Based Image Editing (Adobe Photoshop)


GRA 2156CDigital Illustration Vector Based (Adobe Illustrator)


Total Credit Hours: 15