Information Technology

Which pathways are offered?

  • Business Web and Digital Communications—This pathway prepares students to create, design, and produce interactive multimedia products and services.

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

Some of the jobs include:

  • Web Developer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Web Designer
  • Multimedia Artist
  • 3D Animator

What is the salary outlook?*

Salaries vary depending on the job title, but approximate sample career salaries include:

  • Web Developer—$69,430/year
  • Graphic Designer—$50,370/year
  • Multimedia Artists and Animators—$72,520/year

*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school. Salaries vary depending on the job title, experience, and location. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook. Website last modified date: Friday, April 12, 2019.

Which industry-recognized, in demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?

  • Microsoft Office certifications (up to four, each attainable in one semester)
  • The National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) Interactive Media Exam
  • Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Web Authoring Using Adobe Dreamweaver CC 2015
  • ACA Graphic Design and Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator CC 2015
  • ACA Visual Design Using Adobe Photoshop CC 2015
  • ACA Print and Digital Publication Using Adobe InDesign CC 2015
  • CTECS Workplace Readiness Assessment
  • CTECS Idaho Digital Communications