Arts, AV Technology, and Communications
Which pathway is offered?
Digital Design — This pathway prepares students to design, produce, and publish multimedia content including visual and performing arts and design.
What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*
Some of the jobs include:
- 3D Animator
- Digital Assistant Designer
- Graphic Designer
- Information Technology Assistant
- Multimedia Artist or Designer
- Production Assistant
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 Illustrator
- Microsoft Office certifications (up to four, each attainable in one semester)**
*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: Friday, April 10, 2020.
**Many Microsoft®️ Office certificates can be earned after completing one course. Other certificates require more classes to be better prepared, and students who participate in the program for at least two years will have further preparation for certification testing.