Arts, AV Technology, and Communications

Which pathways are offered?

  • Digital Design—this pathway prepares students to design, produce, and publish multimedia content including visual and performing arts and design.

What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*

Some of the jobs include:

  • 3D Animator
  • Digital Assistant Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Information Technology Assistant
  • Multimedia Artist or Designer
  • Production Assistant

What is the salary outlook?*

Salaries vary depending on the job, experience, and location but approximate sample salaries include:

  • 3D Animator—$72,520/year
  • Graphic Designer—$50,370/year
  • Multimedia Artist—$72,520/year

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook. Website last modified date: Wednesday, September 4, 2019. Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.

Which industry-recognized certification exams can my student prepare for?†

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Microsoft Office certifications (up to four, each attainable in one semester)

Many Microsoft® Office certificates can be earned after completing one course. Other certificates require more classes to be better prepared, and students who attend Destinations for at least two years in their desired pathway will have further exposure to career readiness education courses to be prepared for certification testing.