Colorado Visual Communication Schools

Colorado Visual Communication Industry Outlook:

Web-based businesses and physical store locations all compete for attention - the first way they do that is through visuals. Print ads, television and computer screens all have someone behind them organizing what we look at every day. Film editors, photographers, web-designers, all have education based on visual communication technology. Specialty titles in Visual Communication:

  • Visual Merchandising Manager
  • Content Developer
  • Visual Media Designer
  • Graphics- Gaming Industry

colorado visual communication schools

A few of the successful companies in Colorado are Hewlett Packard, Capital IQ, and Comcast Cable Communications. Wise places to look at for employment are Image Software, 3D Nature or ACT Teleconferencing. Opportunities also exist in Aurora, Colorado with Dish Network. The Colorado Department of Education (CDE) has a Communications Unit. The organization provides publications, news and videos that pertain to communication and information education. Full-time positions offered in visual communications in Colorado:

  • District Visual Manager (Denver)
  • Part-time Instructor -Visual Communications (Denver)
  • Music and Arts Associate Manager (Metro Denver)
  • Entry Level Management Advertising (Denver)
  • Advertising Consultant (Fort Collins)
  • Web Designer (Boulder)

Colorado Visual Communication Salary and Working Conditions:

Graduates now can choose areas of specialty such as computer animation, business applications, and video/photo media; there are multiple possibilities. Some positions will offer flexible hours and locations as well as telecommuting. Insurance benefits, vacation and annual reviews are becoming the norm and education gives the power to negotiate.

A list of average Colorado Visual Communication salaries is available below:

Position Annual Salary
Interactive Art Director $70,000
Video Test Manager $95,000
Senior Graphic Designer $70,000
Design Manager Architect $100,000
Source: Indeed.com 2009  

Schools offering online and campus-based education programs in Colorado:



Campus Schools:

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CollegeAmerica
Campus Locations:   Denver | Fort Collins | Colorado Springs
Programs: Graphic Arts - Information Design (BS) , Graphic Arts (AAS) , Graphic Arts (BS)



Online Schools:

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Full Sail University - Online
Online Programs:   Media Communications, Bachelor of Science (Online) , Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online) , Computer Animation, Bachelor of Science (Online)


Regent University
Online Programs:   Ph.D. in Communication , Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Communication Studies