Digital Media Career Opportunities

Digital media study emphasizes communication design for making ideas real. Be part of the future of communication design at all levels of creation and production.

Learn to create media for education, promotion, advertising, marketing, publications, commerce, entertainment, news, and information. Follow your passion for drawing, illustration, design, games, video, photography, animation, blogging, motion media, typography, and graphics into emerging new media jobs that will continue to grow and diversify to provide new creative career options.

Combine your talents and skills for web design and video production. Then learn to stream and podcast your motion media and audio creations on all types of devices to international venues.

Fall 2015 DM 36, Video Formats, After Effects
Edgar Ontiveros—Copying an effect on TV

  • Special thanks to the following students, in DM1 and DM 11, whose work is represented on this page: C. Jimenez, S. Vasquez, N. Pettel, C. Ferrel, L. Znamirowski, J. Hornor, and C. Chaffin.

View the official Cabrillo College Schedule of Classes or the Digital Media department schedule (PDF) for details about specific courses.


Monterey Bay Internships

Monterey Bay Internships provides a direct connection for students and employers in the Monterey Bay region. Students can create profiles, upload resumes and portfolios and start searching and applying for a wide variety of local internships. Likewise, business can easily browse student profiles and resumes and reach out to students directly. Looking to expand your professional experience or interested in exploring career opportunities? There are many opportunities, paid and unpaid.

Monterey Bay Internships

Examples of jobs, majors, and career paths

  • Advertising
  • Animation
  • Art Direction
  • Cinematography
  • Commercials
  • Creative Direction
  • Digital Imaging
  • Digital Painting
  • Event Promotion
  • Exhibit Design
  • Game Design
  • Graphic Arts
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Information Architecture
  • Information Graphics
  • Music Video
  • Photo Imaging
  • Photo Retouching
  • Photo Editing
  • Photo Compositing
  • Publications Specialist
  • Scientific Illustration
  • Sign Design
  • Special Effects
  • Video Direction
  • Video Production
  • Web Casting
  • Web Design
  • Web Production
  • and many more