Digital Publishing


Being able to develop your own digital marketing projects is an asset to your career and your business. Gain valuable graphic design and digital publishing skills in as little as nine months. Students can start working while they work to complete the certificate.

months to a Digital Publishing certificate, if attending full-time.

This certificate prepares you to work in print and digital publishing, graphic software, digital photography, image manipulation, page layout, production planning, press operation, e-book development, web page creation, and vector graphic development.

A Quality Education

Students in the Digital Publishing program usually have a job in the first year of taking classes. Many employers work with part-time students to encourage them to complete their degree.

Get Involved

Network with students and employers in the graphic communications field through work-study activities.

Career Opportunities

Production Artist, Designer, Website Designer, Installer, Press Operator, Screen Printers


12 Months

if Full Time

2 Semesters34 Total Credit Hours

What if I attend part-time?

Our Student Success Advisors help with an academic plan that works for you.



+ supplies & fees

Based on 2024-25

What financial assistance can I receive?

Find the plan right for you by connecting with our Financial Aid office.


16 Students

average per class

Small class sizes mean more individual attention and a higher rate of success.

View the College Catalog to see a complete list of classes for this program.

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If you are currently working and would like to add to your skills in developing marketing and promotion pieces, the Digital Publishing Certificate is the perfect pathway for continuing your education.

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How Do I Get Into the Digital Publishing Program?

If you’ve already earned your degree but want to improve your digital publishing knowledge, this certificate is for you. Talk to an Admissions representative to learn how to get started.

  1. Complete our quick admissions application. It’s free and easy!
  2. Apply for financial aid (FAFSA).
  3. Apply for ICC Scholarships. Just 1 application for over 700 scholarships.
  4. Student success advisors are available to assist.
  5. This certificate offers quick benefits to employers. Many are willing to work with part-time students to encourage them to complete their degree.

What Can I Expect As a Digital Publishing Student?

How Am I Going to Manage This?


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East Peoria Campus
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