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About the Program:

Graphic Design I

2 semesters – 3 periods
Grades Eligible:  11, 12, Adult

In this course, students will have the opportunity to learn the Macintosh computer.  Programs such as Adobe, Photoshop Illustrator, and InDesign will be studied.  These programs will enable students to design letterhead, business cards, forms, brochures, t-shirts, and much more. Students will also learn the basics of darkroom procedures, and direct to plate.  Students will learn the screen printing process and the basic skills of the offset press.  If you are creative, this class is one that you should consider!

Graphic Design II

2 semesters – 3 periods
Grades Eligible: 12, Adult
Prerequisites:  Graphic Arts 1 and instructor approval

In this course, concepts of basic offset printing are reviewed.  Students will have the opportunity to master entry-level competencies introduced in the first-year program.  Under the guidance of the instructor, second-year students will operate the CTC in-house print shop.

How to Apply:

High School Students:

-Contact your school's guidance counselor.   

-Prerequisites may apply.

Class Schedule:

August-May (Following the Cape Girardeau Public Schools Calendar)


The morning block schedule is from 8:25 a.m. to 10:50 a.m.
The afternoon block schedule is from 12:05 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

For more information, call 573.334.0826 and speak to one of our advisors.

Check out our program video!