Developing skills in both marketing strategy and graphic design production is an ideal mix for those who want to plan, create and produce promotional materials. The graduate of the Marketing and Promotional Graphics Associate Degree program will develop skills in target market research, strategic planning, customer service, sales, principles of design, conceptualizing brand management, digital graphic design production, designing and producing layouts for print materials, creating functional websites and image manipulation. Potential occupations include: Marketing Communications Specialist, Graphic Design Specialist, Promotions Coordinator, Marketing and Graphic Design Assistant, Associate or Jr. Graphic Designer, Marketing Communications Coordinator or Specialist, Graphic Design Sales Specialist or Consultant, Coordinator of Marketing and Graphic Design, Freelance Graphic Design Sales, Social Media & Graphic Design Coordinator. Program Prerequisites: Basic Mac and PC skills. NTC offers 1-credit courses in "Introduction to the Mac" or "Windows" to be sure you are prepared for success.