Graphic Arts

Course Description

In this program, students will design custom creations for a variety of items including t-shirts, mugs, and signs. Students will work with special machinery to do screen-printing, dye sublimation and laser etching. Students will also learn the basics of design and color theory and advertising design while working as a team to produce computer generated artwork for real-world customers. 

Check out the creativity involved in Graphic Arts

Colleges for Articulation

Ferris State University and Davenport University


  • Adobe Certification

Potential Careers

Course Considerations

  • Graphic Designer

  • Advertising Associate

  • Printing Production Specialist

  • Graphic Media Management

  • Electronic & Digital Prepress Technician 

Graphic Arts Brochure

  • Basic Math

  • Basic Writing

  • Interpersonal Communication

  • Good motor skills

  • Time management skills

  • Ability to handle change, as the projects are always being revised

  • Willingness to learn new technology and software

Brian LaCombe

CTE Instructor

Phone: 231-843-5880

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