Career Information

What jobs can I get? How much can I get paid?

Degrees and certificates in the Digital Media Technology program may lead to the following jobs or careers:


Desktop Publisher

Entry Hourly Wage

Pre-press Technician

Entry Hourly Wage

​Please review current job openings and contact your advisor to review your options. ​All data gathered for Dallas/Fort Worth. Source: Dallas College​ Labor Market Intelligence


Career Opportunities

Our digital arts instruction on both Macintosh and PC computers provides skills in digital photography and retouch, page layout, animation, 3D modeling, video editing and web design.

Some career paths using Digital Media Technology skills include:

  • Graphic designer
  • Press operator
  • Pre-press technician
  • Studio or wedding photographer
  • 3-D artist
  • Web designer

Why Is This a Good Career Bet? 

Workforce Solutions of Greater Dallas’ targeted occupations lists graphic designer as a local high growth area, projecting 2,550 job openings this year. 

CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, projects job growth increase of 16% for graphic designers, 17% for multimedia artists and animators and 37% for web developers through 2022. 

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