Creative Photo Arts Certificate


The Creative Photo Arts Certificate is designed to prepare students for a career as an individual artist or as an employee in the visual arts. To earn a certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College. This certificate requires a total of 18.5 to 19 units.

Required Courses (18.5-19 units):
PHOT 101 CIntroduction to Photography3
PHOT 202 CContemporary Photography3
ART 166 CContemporary Art Studio3
PHOT 220 CAlternative Photo Processes I3
PHOT 204 CHistory of Photography3
PHOT 149 CPhoto Laboratory Studies II0.5-1
PHOT 219 CEditorial Photography3
Total Units18.5-19