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$49,000

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Audio and Video Equipment Technicians

Set up, or set up and operate audio and video equipment including microphones, sound speakers, video screens, projectors, video monitors, recording equipment, connecting wires and cables, sound and mixing boards, and related electronic equipment for concerts, sports events, meetings and conventions, presentations, and news conferences. May also set up and operate associated spotlights and other custom lighting systems.
Advanced Audio Technology
Certificate of Achievement
Advanced Audio Technology
AA Degree
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
AA Degree
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
AS Degree
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
Certificate of Achievement

Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture

Operate television, video, or motion picture camera to record images or scenes for various purposes, such as TV broadcasts, advertising, video production, or motion pictures.
Acting And Film Video Production
Certificate of Achievement
Art - Studio: Film/Video
AA Degree
Art - Studio: Film/Video
Certificate of Achievement
Art New Media-Video
AA Degree
Art: Studio Arts
AA Degree

Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers

Repair and adjust cameras and photographic equipment, including commercial video and motion picture camera equipment.
Apprentice Inside Wireman
AS Degree
Apprentice Inside Wireman
Certificate of Achievement
Apprenticeship: Electrical Trades
Certificate of Achievement
Apprenticeship: Electricity Lineman
AS Degree
Art: Studio Arts
AA Degree

Film and Video Editors

Edit moving images on film, video, or other media. May edit or synchronize soundtracks with images.
Acting And Film Video Production
Certificate of Achievement
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
AA Degree
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
AS Degree
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
Certificate of Achievement
Applied Art And Design: Multimedia
AA Degree

Multimedia Artists and Animators

Create special effects, animation, or other visual images using film, video, computers, or other electronic tools and media for use in products or creations, such as computer games, movies, music videos, and commercials.
3D Animation And Modeling
Certificate of Achievement
3D Animation And Videogame Art
AA Degree
3D Animation And Videogame Art
Certificate of Achievement
3D Animation: Art
Certificate of Achievement
3D Animation: TV/Video Communications
Certificate of Achievement

Museum Technicians and Conservators

Restore, maintain, or prepare objects in museum collections for storage, research, or exhibit. May work with specimens such as fossils, skeletal parts, or botanicals; or artifacts, textiles, or art. May identify and record objects or install and arrange them in exhibits. Includes book or document conservators.
African-American Studies
AA Degree
American History
AA Degree
American Indian Studies
Certificate of Achievement
American Indian Studies
AA Degree
American Sign Language And Deaf Studies
Certificate of Achievement

Photographers

Photograph people, landscapes, merchandise, or other subjects, using digital or film cameras and equipment. May develop negatives or use computer software to produce finished images and prints. Includes scientific photographers, aerial photographers, and photojournalists.
Advertising And Illustrative Photography
Certificate of Achievement
Advertising Arts
AS Degree
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
AA Degree
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
AS Degree
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
Certificate of Achievement

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Perform work involved in developing and processing photographic images from film or digital media. May perform precision tasks such as editing photographic negatives and prints.
Advertising And Illustrative Photography
Certificate of Achievement
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
AA Degree
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
AS Degree
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
Certificate of Achievement
Applied Art And Design: Multimedia
AA Degree

Sound Engineering Technicians

Operate machines and equipment to record, synchronize, mix, or reproduce music, voices, or sound effects in sporting arenas, theater productions, recording studios, or movie and video productions.
Advanced Audio Technology
Certificate of Achievement
Advanced Audio Technology
AA Degree
Applied Music
AA Degree
Apprenticeship: Acoustical Installer
Certificate of Achievement
Apprenticeship: Acoustical Installer
AS Degree

Technical Directors/Managers

Coordinate activities of technical departments, such as taping, editing, engineering, and maintenance, to produce radio or television programs.
Acting And Film Video Production
Certificate of Achievement
Art - Studio: Film/Video
AA Degree
Art - Studio: Film/Video
Certificate of Achievement
Art New Media-Video
AA Degree
Art New Media: 3D Rigging Technical Director
Certificate of Achievement
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