Earn a Certificate in Photography

Get a certificate in photography
Are you looking to update your knowledge of photography or expand your current job skills with subject matter related to photography, but do not wish to enter a degree program? BHSU offers a certificate in Photography.

BHSU has among the finest darkroom and digital imaging facilities in South Dakota and the surrounding region including a new 2000 square foot studio. BHSU also offers black and white and color labs, a film developing area, and a digital imaging lab. This lab is complete with multiple Mac computers, scanners, and various large format and desk-top printing stations.

This certificate is great for high school teachers to expand their knowledge base or be brought up to date on new technology in the field of photography. It is also helpful to any education majors who hope to teach photography in the public schools. Journalists and photographers can stay up to date and learn the latest techniques.

Course Requirements for the Photography Certificate:

  • 3 MCOM 265 Basic Photography
  • 3 MCOM 365 Advanced Photography
  • 3 MCOM 367 Color Photography
  • 3 MCOM 465 Contemporary Issues in Photography

Questions? Email Professor Steve Babbitt at Steve.Babbitt@BHSU.edu