Visual, Audio, & Media Arts - (VAMA)


Welcome to the home of  Visual, Audio, & Media Arts! 


VAMA Open House - November 12th, 12-2p: Flyer
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  • VAMA Book Club - contact VAMA for More info! 
  • Stay up to date on our eventsour Facebook Page!
  • VAMA Foothills Art Exhibit Markch 25th - May 2nd, Reception on March 25th


VAMA Department Resources and Recommendations


On Campus Software, Equipment Checkout, Printers, other Devices in VAMA:

Available Software and How to:

2020 Fall Classlist, Lab, Studios, Cage Hours, and Tutoring

Pathways within VAMA

Professional Photography and Videography:

 The "U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics", states:

  • Colorado's Mean wage in Colorodo is $37,420 -$42,370 
  • The Top salary for photographers is in the District of Columbia, $82,840
  • Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture: annual salary of $61,619!

Multimedia and Graphic Design:

The "2018 Colorado Top Jobs" at, states:

  • Graphic designers, annual salary: $50,030!
  • Multimedia Artists and Animators: annual salary of $62,453

New Media Journalism:

The "U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics", states that Reporters and Correspondents:

VAMA Mission Statement

The mission of the Journalism, Multimedia Graphics and Design, and the Photography Department is to provide students with opportunities for growth and development that set the foundation for self-directed learning, academic achievement, relevant, real world training, and career accomplishment for commercial application. We do this through high quality, innovative educational programs using current technical, creative, and software trends in the industry. We convey our passion for learning, our commitment to excellence, and our dedication to our students in the communities we serve. Through critical thinking we prepare our students, both entry level and continuing education to create the necessary skill set in visual communication and production of photographic images, motion, graphics or digital media.

VAMA Vision

We envision our department as a national and international leader in photography, multimedia graphics & design, videography and journalism education that is recognized for accomplishments of our students’ goals, engagement with our community, empowerment in our workplace, and commitment to Red Rocks values.

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