Ink Jet Printer

Print Media Technology

In Print Media Technology, students will learn how to use Adobe InDesign and Illustrator to create and manage digital files for print production. They will use a wide array of print and bindery equipment to produce the products they’ve created. Students will learn how to prepare material and machinery, design, price, and sell their products to organizations and community partners. Projects include: business cards, tickets, programs, brochures, boxes, packaging, posters, banners, signs, T-shirts, books, stickers, and more.

student looking at printer
student working with printer
student with printer

Certifications and Proficiency Credits

Industry certifications:

  • PrintED Introduction to Graphic Communication

  • PrintED Offset Press/Bindery & Finishing

  • PrintED Digital Production Printing

Career Pathways with Industry Credentials

  • Bindery/Finishing Operator

  • Electronic Prepress Technician

  • Digital Press Operator

  • Offset Lithographic Press Operator

  • Wide Format Specialist

  • Mail Data Specialist

  • Project Estimator

  • Print Buyer

  • Customer Service Representative

  • Material Coordinator

  • Technology Support Specialist

Career Pathways with Continued Education & Training

  • Business Owner

  • Marketing Specialist

  • Cross Media Designer

  • Production Manager

  • Department Supervisor

  • Printing Engineer/Scientist

  • Large Press Mechanic