Multimedia Design Technology


Students are taught the practical aspects of the graphic communications and printing industry in this program. Included are Layout, Design techniques, Desktop Publishing, Web page design, Electronic Imaging, Pre - Press, Duplicating, and Bindery. Desktop Publishing is taught using state of the art software for page Design, Illustration, Scanning, Image Editing, and Pre- Press. Both PC's and Macintosh Systems are utilized. Graphics are constructed for use both in print and World Wide Web.

Business cards, flyers, books, brochures, business forms and Web-pages are just a few of the many projects used in this program for instruction.

Student's can now test to become Adobe Certified Associates, increasing their odds to obtaining better paying jobs in the design field.


Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 12 Months
Clock Hours 1,296
Class Type Day
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Scholarship/TN Promise Eligible Yes (see Financial Aid)
Total Tuition/Fees $3,648.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $1,630.00
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Program Options

Option NameHoursCredentials
Digital Layout432Certificate
Digital Photography864Certificate
Commercial Arts864Certificate
Basic Web Design864Certificate
Digital Photographer1296Diploma
Commercial Artist1296Diploma
Multimedia Web Designer1296Diploma

Campus Locations

Main Campus
821 West Louise Ave
Morristown, TN 37813-2094

Job Duties

Design or create graphics to meet specific commercial or promotional needs, such as packaging, displays, or logos. May use a variety of mediums to achieve artistic or decorative effects.

Job Outlook

Bright Outlook: Yes

Currently employed in the area: 3,880

Current job openings per year: 120

Salary Range



First Trimester: 
Safety and Orientation
Graphic Communication
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop
Second Trimester: 
Adobe Photoshop (Digital Photography Track only)
Adobe Illustrator (Commercial Artist and Multimedia Designer Tracks only)
Adobe Dreamweaver (Multimedia Designer Track only)
Third Trimester: 
Digital Photography (Digital Photography Track only)
Adobe Photoshop (Commercial Artist Track only)
HTML & CSS Language Skills (Multimedia Designer Track only)
Adobe Muse/Portfolio (Multimedia Designer Track only)

Books and Supplies Lists


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