Digital Communications & Imaging Certificate

Skill-building classes for aspiring artists & creative professionals

Classes cover a range of digital communication topics. Taught by committed and creative faculty, ten classes are offered in varying semesters. Get hands-on training so you can complete creative projects for professional, personal and academic communication.

With purchase of an HSU ID card ($5), registered students are entitled to educationally-priced software from the HSU Bookstore, and use of campus computer labs during open hours. [NOTE: As of March 2020, campus is closed until further notice.]

Earn a Certificate of Completion in Digital Communications & Imaging

Complete any three courses to earn a certificate of completion. To apply for your certificate, download and complete the Application for Certificate of Completion: Digital Communications & Imaging (PDF form*). (Adobe Reader required for viewing, completing and saving PDF forms.)

Past classes have included:

  • Essentials of Digital Photography
  • Intro to Illustrator
  • Advanced Photoshop


Class Title Class # Start Date
Mastering the Digital SLR
February 1
Organizing & Editing Photos in Adobe Lightroom®
Canceled: 23959
April 5
Adobe Photoshop:® Restoring & Manipulating Photographs
April 12
Introduction to Video Editing with Adobe PremierePro®
Postponed to Summer 2021
May 24
Intro to Adobe InDesign
TBA: Fall 2021
September 6