Professional Photography

Professional Photography Careers

Our graduates can be employed in many photographic career areas, including:

  • professional photographic studios
  • professional photographic color labs
  • corporate industrial photography departments
  • advertising agencies

Starting Wages: $16,900 - $30,000 per year*

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*Source: Iowa Workforce Development


Deere and Company Moline, IL
DC Shoes, Inc. Huntington Beach, CA
John Deere Moline, IL
Meredith Corporation Des Moines, IA
Read Photography Cedar Rapids, IA
Stalzer Photography Marshalltown, IA

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Deb Hacker
Black Hawk Hall 258
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Student Success Specialist

Tiffany Dodd
Black Hawk Hall 261
319-296-2329 ext.1060
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Program Advisors

Larry Erickson
Black Hawk Hall 183A
319-296-2329 ext.1292
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Doug Benton
Black Hawk Hall 181A
319-296-2329 ext.1438
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Adam Hunter
Black Hawk Hall 183B
319-296-2329 ext.1293
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Catharine Freeman
Black Hawk Hall 258B
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