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Associate of Applied Science

Blend technical skills with a creative vision in photography. This program is designed to train those interested in a field career in photography. The program offers technical hands-on skills to pursue career opportunities in portrait, studio and photojournalism. With an emphasis on experiential learning,  students  will be working with both digital and film formats, 35mm cameras, and have the unique opportunity to work in a darkroom developing film and creating prints. Flash and natural lighting, composition, visual awareness and creative expression will all be explored. Students will think critically throughout the course to compose visually compelling and meaningful imagery. 

Course Credits
Drawing I 3
Design: 2D 3
Design: 3D 3
Photography I 3
Photography II 3
Digital Imaging 3
Art History II 3
Photography III 3
Professional Practice 1
Digital Photography  3
Digital Photography II 3
Color Photography 3
Digital Imaging II 3
Advanced Projects 2D 3
Studio Practice 1
Entrepreneurship I: Entrep Mindset 3
Media Photography I 3

Students must complete general education requirements that will provide students a general knowledge to help them complete a degree at CWC.

Course Credits
Writing Level I 3
American & Wyoming Government 3
Mathematics/APPM/Lab Science 3


Students must complete 6 credits of general education courses listed below:

Course Credits
Writing II 3
Humanities 3
Social Science 3
Oral Communication 3
Information Technology 3