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Printing Technologies

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Creative Software (C) New

12 Credits Location: Appleton

Get the basic skills you’ll need to start in the prepress area of the printing industry. The Creative Software certificate will provide the first-level of training with the Adobe® software used in digital prepress and graphic design. You’ll learn both theory and application through many hands-on activities.

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Printing (TD)

37 Credits Location: Appleton

If you’re looking for a broad overview of the printing industry, this program could be just what you need. You will gain an understanding of the various printing processes through course work, hands-on experience and industry tours. You’ll use current industry software to learn about digital prepress techniques and how to prepare proofs and plates for offset printing. You’ll also learn how to set up and operate a variety of printing equipment, as well as bindery equipment and finishing. You’ll be ready to work in a large printing operation or a small shop.

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Printing & Publishing (AAS)

61 Credits Location: Appleton

In this program, you will learn about the major printing processes and the strengths and limitations of each. You’ll learn to use industry software such as Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Your training will give you the skills to run offset presses and related bindery equipment, and you will use your knowledge to solve printing and publishing problems. In addition, you will learn about job opportunities in this industry, and an internship will provide experience and contacts in the field. With this degree, you’ll be on the way to a great career.

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Printing Technologies Basics (C)

12 Credits Location: Appleton

Considering a career in the printing industry? This entry-level program is made for you. Receive an overview of the various areas within the printing industry from prepress through print finishing operations. You’ll even get to visit local printers so you can investigate career paths within the printing industry. While you’re in the classroom, you’ll learn both theory and application through many hands-on activities.

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Production Printing (C)

11 Credits Location: Appleton

Explore a career in production printing. With this entry-level program, you’ll receive an overview of the production areas within the press or print finishing areas of the printing industry. Field trips to local printers will provide the opportunity to investigate career paths within this specialized industry. While you’re in the classroom, you’ll learn both theory and application through many hands-on activities.

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Movers and Makers

Movers and Makers

Two Fox Valley Tech grads are part of a movement to invigorate careers in manufacturing. Read about Jonathan and Ryan’s success stories in ...

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High-Demand Careers: ...

When one dream faded, a new door opened for Jonathan Patton, a graduate of FVTC’s Package & Label Printing program.

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Focus on Workplace ...

A local packaging firm finds results in employee development thanks to a customized workplace training plan from Fox Valley Technical College.

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Giving That Works: ...

Larissa Salmon originally enrolled in a four-year university, but when she received her first tuition bill, she decided to look into other options.

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Types of Offerings



AAS - Associate Degree
TD - Technical Diploma
C - Certificate
A - Apprenticeship

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