Program Description

The photography program offers a wide range of theory, technique and skills course work from beginning through advanced levels. The program is structured to emphasize the development of creative expression, visual awareness, and technical skills required to enter the photography field or to prepare for transfer to four-year institutions.

Program Emphasis

The certificate of achievement program and the associate degree, Visual and Performing Arts, Photography Emphasis, is designed for students seeking employment in the photography field.

Career Options

This list is not all-inclusive. Some careers require education beyond the associate degree: advertising photographer, commercial photographer, fashion photographer, food photographer, editorial photographer/journalist, industrial photographer, portrait/wedding photographer, photo researcher, photographic artist, photographic printer, photography instructor, photo laboratory technician, stock photographer.