Considering an Online Visual Communications Certification?

University of Phoenix has proven itself as a leader in certifying students in visual communications to become successful visual communications specialists, designers, telecommunications specialists, telecommunications professionals, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are currently 1,745,670 individuals employed as arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media employees in America, and their average annual salary is $51,720. Media and communication equipment workers make on average $59,880 per year and there are about 17,610 of them employed today .

Visual Communications Common Job Tasks
  • creating original artwork
  • planning and setting up art exhibits
  • creating scenery or objects for a video game
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Visual Communication Certificate

The Visual Communication Certificate is available to undergraduate students not enrolled in the BSIT program who wish to expand their technical knowledge using software tools for Visual Communication. Students enrolling in the Visual Communication Certificate will learn the graphic design and technology tools to create visual communications that are relevant to organizations. Students in the Visual Communication Certificate will develop a diverse portfolio of rich media that can be used in Web sites, advertising, corporate reports, business presentations, instructional materials, animated movies and electronic publications that fulfill business and training needs. For program disclosure information, click here. While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.

Visual Communications Programs by State & City

Top 20 US Visual Communications Schools (campus and online)

Harvard University
Total Programs 113
Number of Subjects 76
Rank in USA 1st
University of Pennsylvania
Total Programs 188
Number of Subjects 140
Rank in USA 5th
University of California-Los Angeles
Total Programs 168
Number of Subjects 111
Rank in USA 7th
Northwestern University
Total Programs 197
Number of Subjects 139
Rank in USA 11th
New York University
Total Programs 204
Number of Subjects 146
Rank in USA 13th
Duke University
Total Programs 77
Number of Subjects 76
Rank in USA 15th
The University of Texas at Austin
Total Programs 169
Number of Subjects 141
Rank in USA 18th
University of California-San Diego
Total Programs 121
Number of Subjects 89
Rank in USA 22nd
University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Total Programs 243
Number of Subjects 168
Rank in USA 26th
Rice University
Total Programs 74
Number of Subjects 72
Rank in USA 28th
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Total Programs 279
Number of Subjects 183
Rank in USA 31st
Boston University
Total Programs 6
Number of Subjects 124
Rank in USA 32nd
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Total Programs 202
Number of Subjects 150
Rank in USA 33rd
University of California-Davis
Total Programs 160
Number of Subjects 114
Rank in USA 41st
Carnegie Mellon University
Total Programs 167
Number of Subjects 115
Rank in USA 44th
George Washington University
Total Programs 194
Number of Subjects 171
Rank in USA 52nd
Haverford College
Total Programs 48
Number of Subjects 49
Rank in USA 54th
Northeastern University
Total Programs 10
Number of Subjects 126
Rank in USA 56th
Barnard College
Total Programs 76
Number of Subjects 52
Rank in USA 57th
University of Miami
Total Programs 177
Number of Subjects 151
Rank in USA 69th