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Are you a creative problem-solver? Do you love computer art and digital media?

Take a look at our Multimedia Technology program to prepare for an entry-level position in Web and multimedia production. We also offer transfer options if you want to continue your education at a four-year institution.

Use the latest software and hardware to express yourself with new media tools. Blend Web design, digital imaging, illustration, animation, video, special effects and interactive media to teach, train or just entertain.

Learn to combine technical skills, artistic expression and critical thinking. You’ll be prepared to work on a team that combines writers, artists, programmers and technicians for a wide variety of job opportunities.

Why Is This a Good Career Bet?

Workforce Solutions of Greater Dallas’ targeted occupations lists graphic designer as a local high growth area. Workforce Solutions projects 3,370 job openings this year, with an average wage of $24.29 per hour.

America’s Career Infonet projects job growth increase of 18 percent for graphic designers, 18 percent for multimedia artists and animators, and 26 percent for Web developers over the next decade. High job increase is defined as annual growth over 10 percent.

For jobs requiring at least an associate degree, Web developer is ranked 13th among America’s Career Infonet’s 39 fastest-growing occupations and seventh of its top 36 careers with the most job openings through 2022.

U.S. News and World Report’s Money Careers lists Web developer in fourth place of its top 11 “best technology jobs” through the next decade.

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Degrees or Certificates in Multimedia Technology

Richland College

Multimedia Technology is offered exclusively at Richland College among the colleges of DCCCD.

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