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Adult Division: 330-729-4100

High School: 330-729-4000

STEM+ME2: 330-729-4000 Ext.1207

Digital Design & Print Technology - Program Description

Digital Design & Print Technology combines the age-old principle of offset printing with several new digital formats of printing. Students will learn the ethics and laws concerning the printing world and how to run and operate their own business. Students will learn many disciplines of the Graphic Arts Industry and will have many different career choices after they graduate. With the minimum of 12 points for graduation: Digital File Preparation and Output, Digital Production Printing, Graphic Design, Introduction to Graphic Communications, Offset Press Operations/Bindery & Finishing, and Screen Printing. This program has achieved national PrintED accreditation from the Graphic Arts Educational & Research Foundation.

Students in this program will learn:

  • Business operations and customer service
  • Create designs for 2 and 3-dimensional products utilizing Adobe InDesign; Illustrator and Photoshop (i.e. business cards; logos; package design; T-shirts and corporate branding)
  • Pagination: includes digital page assembly and image assembly for print production
  • Digital photography and photo restoration
  • Print production - traditional offset; digital; large format and screen printing
  • Bindery and finishing methods

College Connection

Digital Design & Print Technology Higher Education Options

Articulation Agreements with the following institutions:

Career Resources

Digital Design & Print Technology Career Options

Students who have completed this program are prepared for careers as:

  • Graphic Designer in the Digital and Traditional Printing and Publishing fields
  • Vinyl Sign and Embroidery Technicians
  • Screen Printers
  • Printers and Bindery Technicians and Apprenticeships
  • Photographers and Digital Editing
  • Sales Representatives

Digital Design & Print Technology Industry Credentials

  • Adobe Credentials - Adobe Certified Associate for InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop (3 tests at 4 credits each, for a total of 12 credits.)

Digital Design & Print Technology Industry Organization

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Mahoning County Career & Technical Center

7300 North Palmyra Rd., Canfield, OH 44406 • High School - 330-729-4000 • Adult Division - 330-729-4100

The MCCTC offers a group of passionate professionals ready to help you begin your career. Since 1972, MCCTC has provided thousands of students with the education to lead a successful career and life. Once enrolled in one of our diverse programs, your options and potential are limitless.

The Mahoning County Career and Technical Center offers adults an opportunity to start or advance in a career. MCCTC Adult Career Center offers Industry Credential Programs, professional development classes and other courses to put you on the right track.

Governing Board Members

  • Attorney Kathi McNabb-Welsh, President
  • Michael Stanko, Vice President
  • Attorney David Engler, Board Member
  • Mr. Richard S. Scarsella, Board Member
  • Ms. Beth Donofrio, Board Member
  • Mr. Ronald Shives, Board Member
  • Mrs. Marie Dockry, Board Member

Additional Board Information

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