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Join this constantly evolving career field.

The arts and culture industry is constantly growing and looking for folks with an eye for detail, a willingness to explore the possibilities, and a passion for ingenuity. Our Visual Communications department at Edmonds College emphasizes various creative and technical skills in preparing you for a career in advertising, publishing, and public relations. The two-year Associate of Technical Arts (ATA) degree also includes fundamental business practices that empower you to work as a freelancer or as part of a company.


Degree Credits Time to Complete Average Cost
Visual Communications 93 2 years $9,927

*Average costs include tuition based on WA state resident full-time enrollment. It does not include fees. The costs may vary. Learn more about Tuition & Fees.

Career Opportunities

Students of the program have gone on to careers with 343 Industries, Costco, KEXP, Microsoft, Nordstrom, Pokémon, Sound Publishing, and Zumiez.

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Your Edmonds College advisor will work with you to choose the right path for your future career, help you register for classes, answer questions about paying for college, and more.