Computer Graphics

Are you artistic and creative? A visual problem-solver who sees opportunity in every challenge? Interested in merging high-tech computer skills with your artistic vision?

Then you’ll want to consider Computer Graphics to train for an exciting and lucrative career. The field is unique in that it combines traditional creative art with graphic design and computer technology, plus its applications are expanding so rapidly that there are lots of job openings for skilled computer graphics artists.

Skills in Computer Graphics can lead to careers in:

  • Advertising
  • Animation art
  • Film and television
  • Graphic design
  • Web design

Our multidisciplinary approach integrates a traditional art curriculum with computer graphics in small classes with accessible instructors.

Why Is This a Good Career Bet? 

Workforce Solutions of Greater Dallas' targeted occupations lists graphic designer as a local high growth area this year, projecting 2,550 job openings with an average wage of $24.51 per hour.  

CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, projects job growth increase of 16 percent for graphic designers, 17 percent for multimedia artists and animators and 37 percent for Web developers through 2024 in Texas.  

For jobs requiring at least an associate degree, Web developer is ranked third among America's Career Infonet's 39 fastest-growing occupations and fifth of its top 36 careers with the most job openings through 2024.

Degrees and Certificates in Computer Graphics

Cedar Valley and North Lake colleges 

See all degrees and certificates in Computer Graphics.