Commercial Art Technology

Design Graphics For Today’s Technology.

Introduction:

Commercial artists use a variety of computer software and design skills to create art that meets a visual needs. Commercial artists are responsible for the layout and design of magazines, newspapers, journals and other publications. Commercial artists enjoy creating graphics for television, social, digital and other computer generated media.

Employment Opportunities:

Commercial artist’s work as in-house designers, staff designers, or freelance designers. Career opportunities in the record industry, film and animation studios, computer software companies, and web design companies exist.

Career Opportunities:

  • Graphic Designer
  • Art Director
  • Web Designer
  • Sign Designer
  • Editorial Designer
  • Studio Artist/ Production Assistant
  • Illustrator
  • TV Graphic Designer
  • Corporate Identity Designer

Employment Outlook:

Employment for graphic designers in the advertising and commercial art industry is projected to grow 21% through the year 2024. Demand for commercial artists should remain strong as producers of information goods and services put increasing emphasis on visual appeal in product design, advertising, marketing, and television.

Salary:

The average wage for this career is $21.55 hourly or $44,830 annually.

Location and Hours:

  • Robert Morgan Educational Center & Technical College (Certificate – 1050 Hours)

Commercial Arts & 3D Animation