The Graphics Communications program provides training to students in all aspects of the digital, offset and screen printing industry. Students are taught safety, the proper set-up, operation and maintenance of a variety of Graphic Communications equipment including Adobe desktop publishing, prepress, digital and offset press, screen printing and bindery operations.
Our Graphics Communication Program is a competency-based curriculum insuring a solid foundation for our graduates. The Graphic Communications staff takes great pride in their caring and effort to provide each student with individual attention and considers each student’s individual learning style in the presentation of shop lessons.
Course offerings with descriptions
Cooperative Education and Internship Opportunities
All eligible students have the opportunity to participate in Cooperative Education and Internship experiences at a variety of approved learning sites across the city in their junior and/or senior year. While the requirements and specific opportunities vary from school to school, and program to program, the structured combination of classroom based education and practical work experience provides students with the skills necessary to comfortably navigate the world of work. Some of the internship and cooperative education opportunities students have experienced include the following partnership/s:
- DLM and Associates
- Van/Go Graphics Staples
- Offset press operator
- Bindery operator
- Screen Printer
- Quality Control
- Digital Print Center Supervisor
- Customer Service