Portrait and Wedding Photography Certificate


The Portrait and Wedding Photography Certificate is designed to prepare students for starting their own business or for employment within the wedding/portrait industry. To earn this certificate, students must 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 18.5-19 units.

Required Courses (18.5-19 units):
PHOT 103 CIntermediate Photography3
PHOT 104 CWedding and Event Photography3
PHOT 109 CPortrait Photography3
PHOT 118 CAvailable Light Photography3
PHOT 150 CPhoto Laboratory Studies III0.5-1
PHOT 203 CStudio Lighting Techniques3
PHOT 227 C Retouching and Digital Workflow3
Total Units18.5-19