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Production Media (AS)

Program Details

Allen County Community College offers an Associate of Science degree in Production Media for students interested in careers in multimedia. Students will build their proficiency in utilization and application of multimedia in the production of computer graphics and designs. Students will learn to use premier programs such as Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, flash, and JavaScript as part of their training and development of their technique and ability in graphic media.

The program consists of classes which emphasize practical development of skill and technique utilizing graphic design programs. Those classes include college career success seminar, English composition, art appreciation, college algebra, introduction to computers, introduction to Photoshop, introduction to computer graphics, foundations of graphic design, advanced Photoshop, fundamentals of web design, design, Dreamweaver, HTML, JavaScript, macromedia flash, Microsoft office, public speaking, and a variety of electives in social and behavioral sciences, health and physical education, and other sciences.  

Students completing the program will have demonstrated their educational and technical qualifications necessary for creating a marketing design. These qualifications include the ability to demonstrate entry-level professional Photoshop skills and effective decisions in selecting and editing images for marketing; to utilize distinctive color palettes based on the principles of color harmony; to explain how to create standards-compliant webpage layouts by hand-coding using HTML and publishing them to the web; and to demonstrate the ability to research and select appropriate typefaces and design typography to support the branding or communication goal of a particular client or project.


High school transcript or proof of GED completion and scores. Official transcripts from previous universities and colleges (if applicable). SAT/ACT scores - COMPASS/ASSET test administered to students not submitting SAT/ACT scores.

Accreditation & Licensing

Higher Learning Commission