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? Consider Digital Art and Design to train for an exciting and lucrative career. 

Digital Art and Design At-A-Glance

 

What Can I Earn?

These rates are entry hourly wages for the following Digital Art and Design jobs in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

1 This job may require a bachelor's degree or higher.
Please review current job openings and contact your advisor to review your options.

All data gathered for Dallas/Fort Worth.
Source: DCCCD Labor Market Intelligence and Emsi


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 artists.

Skills in Digital Art and Design can lead to careers in:

  • Advertising
  • Animation
  • Graphic design
  • Motion graphics
  • 3-D modeling and visualization
  • Web design

Our multidisciplinary approach integrates a traditional art curriculum with Digital Art and Design in small classes with accessible instructors.

Why Is This a Good Career Bet? 

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.

Guided Pathways in Digital Art and Design

A guided pathway will help you earn a college credential and build a career. It’s a one-page document that clearly shows you what courses to take (and when) to best prepare you for success in college and in your career.

Learn more about Guided Pathways to Success.

Guided Pathway
Digital Art and Design AAS

Certificates and Degrees in Digital Art and Design

Cedar Valley and North Lake colleges 

See all certificates and degrees in Digital Art and Design.