The Adobe Certified Professional Visual Design program is designed for students who want to learn Adobe software programs and prepare for the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) exams. Student certified in Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) will earn an industry-recognized credential that validates proficiency in Creative Cloud software and foundational digital communication skills. Students have option to take two exams Photoshop (required) and Illustrator exam which will validate entry-level skills in communication corresponding to the respective Adobe software as an Adobe Certified Professional in Visual design.
Job Outlook for Adobe Certified Associates
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) estimates that job demand for digital media specialists, the Adobe suite’s primary user base, will grow 4% through 2028.
The median salary for digital media specialists was just over $72,000, according to the BLS. However, professionals who work in web design (Dreamweaver), were amongst the highest earners.