Graphic Support Specialist

What will I learn in this program?

The Graphics Support Specialist Non-Credit Certificate program prepares students for entry-level employment in the Graphic Communication field of various industries, including marketing, advertising, print firms, and communication departments.  The program also prepares students for continued study in Graphic Communication.

What kind of jobs can I get once I complete the program? How much will they pay?  What “demand” is expected for these jobs?

Occupation

Average Annual Salary

Expected Regional Demand

Helpers –Production Workers

$17,600

Average Growth

Desktop Publishers

$23,900

Average Growth

Prepress Technicians and Workers

$27,000

Average Growth

Printing Machine Operators

$29,300

Average Growth

Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks

$30,200

Average Growth


Does this program have any special enrollment requirements?

N/A

Does this program have any special costs?

N/A

How long will it take to complete this program?

Degree/Certificate

Time to Complete*

Graphics Support Specialist Noncredit Certificate

1-2 Semesters

*Based on full-time attendance or 12 units per semester


How do I get more information on this program?

Department website:
www.ccsf.edu/Departments/Graphic_Communications

Department contact information:
Visual Arts, Room 141
(415) 239-3481

Program coordinator information:
(415) 452-5090 or (415) 920-6045