Employment Opportunities

VCS Student at WorkAs a graduate of the program, you will be prepared for a variety of jobs, including:

  • computer graphics artist
  • desktop publishing artist
  • digital image capture technician
  • digital photo artist
  • digital prepress technician
  • digital printing systems operator
  • graphic designer
  • image preparation technician
  • layout artist
  • website designer
  • website technician

Students are required to complete a cooperative education (co-op) assignment to gain real-world experience working in the Visual Communications Studies field.

The following employers throughout the country have hired Visual Communications Studies students and graduates:

Ambassador Magazine

American Black Artist Institute

Arthritis Foundation

Deaf Initiatives

Eastman Kodak Company

Eppendorf, USA

Federal Aviation Administration

Florida Times-Union


Gannett Company

Garden Grove City Hall

Genesee Valley Penny Saver Co.

Hobby Lobby

Hudson Valley Photo Studio

Institute for Disabilities and Research Center


Miami Herald



Odyssey Press

Ohio Health

Oswego Printing Company


Planned Parenthood Agency of Rochester and Syracuse

Regional Center for Independent Living

Rochester Business Journal

Smooth Creations

SWBR Architects

Time, Inc.

Thomson West

University of California at San Diego

U.S. Bureau of Printing and Engraving

Walt Disney Company

Wahington Life Magazine