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TSTC students come from more than 100 counties across the state. They arrive right out of high school, transfer from other colleges or from the workforce.

While we are proud that TSTC's education is affordable and a high return on your investment, we realize financial aid is the only option for some students.

At TSTC we understand your ultimate goal is a career you're passionate about and will make you the money you want to enjoy your life! Our goal is to help you be successful.

TSTC has been providing top-quality, career-driven education for Texans for close to 50 years. The college is nationally recognized for the number and quality of our technology graduates.

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Digital Media Design Technology

Thank you for your interest in the Digital Media Design Technology program at Texas State Technical College Harlingen. As a student at TSTC Harlingen, you will be awarded endless opportunities to fulfill your educational goals. TSTC students enjoy a hands-on learning environment that promotes continued educational growth.

TSTC is constantly evolving and providing programs to compete with the specialized fields of the working world. TSTC Harlingen offers Certificates of Completion in Digital Media Design. In addition, the program offers Associate of Applied Science Degrees in Digital Media Design. Graduates of the program can have career opportunities that offer a sense of responsibility, personal growth, achievement and financial reward.

Students in this program will manipulate sound, still images, 3D images, animations and digital video on computers. This program will provide training in desktop publishing, painting, drawing, scanning, color correction, solids modeling, animation, sound editing, non-linear video editing, and web page creation.

Graduates of this program will find employment as desktop publishers, multimedia developers and producers, graphic artists, advertising specialists, commercial computer artists, educational software developers, electronic game developers, book publishers, web designers, technical product representatives, and job placement with newspapers and design companies.

Career opportunities within the program vary between options and I encourage you to visit the program and find out which choice is right for you. TSTC can provide you with the knowledge to achieve your goals. For more information or to schedule a tour, I encourage you to contact the Digital Media Design Technology program at 956.364.4721 or the TSTC College Information Office at 956.364.4117.

I look forward to meeting you soon.

JJ Vavra

Program Chair

Digital Media Design Technology:
voice: 956.364.4721
fax: 956.364.5164
toll-free: 800.852.8784
   Department Chair:
Jerry Vavra
voice: 956.364.4721
fax: 956.364.5164
Email: Digital Media Design Technology
   Mailing Address:
Digital Media Design Technology
TSTC Harlingen
1902 North Loop 499
Harlingen, TX 78550
The Digital Media Design Technology office is located in the George F. Young Engineering Technology Center, between the Student Center and the Electronics-Computer Technology Building
   Office Hours:
M - F: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat., Sun.: Closed