Key Information
Adobe Photoshop Bootcamp
Photoshop in a Day
Graphic Design Certificate
$975 18 Hours
$325 6 Hours
$2995 72 Hours
Get a solid understanding of Photoshop so you can retouch and color correct photos, combine images, and create graphics. In this class, you’ll start with the basics and then move on to more intermediate features. Learn about color/contrast, photo retouching, layers, masks, paths, filters, type, and saving files for print/web.
Get started with the fundamentals of Photoshop: retouch photos, improve contrast and color, remove unwanted elements from photos, save files for print/web, and more.
Learn about design, typography, photo retouching, vector graphics, and much more as you study Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator. You’ll explore design concepts in our project-based Graphic Design Bootcamp, where you’ll work on designs for your portfolio to show prospective employers or clients.
Open to Beginners
Open to Beginners
Open to Beginners
185 Madison Ave, NYC or Live Online
185 Madison Ave, NYC or Live Online
185 Madison Ave, NYC or Live Online
Scheduling Options
Weekdays, weeknights, or weekends
Weekdays or weeknights
Weekdays or weekends
Next Start Date
May 10–26, Mondays & Wednesdays, 6–9pm
May 10–12, Monday & Wednesday, 6–9pm
Jun 7–Jul 16, Weekdays
Receive a Certificate of Completion
New York-licensed Certificate Program
Free Retake Within 1 Year See our class policies for more details
Workbook Included
Courses Included (Certificates only)
  • 18 HoursAdobe InDesign Bootcamp
  • 18 HoursAdobe Photoshop Bootcamp
  • 18 HoursAdobe Illustrator Bootcamp
  • 18 HoursGraphic Design Bootcamp
Discounts See our discounts policies for more details
  • Take 10% off this course if you’ve previously taken any 12+ hour course.
  • Take $100 off this course if you’re an individual paying for yourself (not reimbursed by a company).
  • Shorter courses such as this are already affordably priced and are not eligible for discounts.
  • This is a discounted package of classes that is 15–25% off the individual class prices. Other discounts do not apply.
Payment Plan See our payment plan FAQ for more details
This program is eligible for our “pay-as-you-go” payment plan.
Target Audience

This certificate program is for anyone who wants to learn design apps (such as InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator), develop graphic design skills (learn about color, composition, etc), and start building their design portfolio. It’s a good fit for:

  • Those who want get started as a graphic designer.
  • Anyone who needs to create graphics or marketing materials for businesses. Business owners, people in marketing, or anyone in a company that works with the creation of marketing materials can benefit from design skills. Better looking design can lead to more sales. Not having to hire outside design firms can speed up projects and give you more control.
  • Beginning designers who want to round out their technical skills (by getting better with the design apps) and improve their graphic design skills to be a better designer.
  • Designers who have been away from the design field for a while and want to get back to being hands-on with the design apps, update their skills, and create an updated portfolio of design work.
What You’ll Learn
  • Learn to retouch photos & create graphics
  • Improve your images by adjusting color, brightness, & contrast
  • Use selections to work with a specific part of an image
  • Prepare images for use on the web or in print
  • Make updates easier by using adjustment layers
  • Remove backgrounds using layer masks & clipping paths
  • Sharpen photos
  • Create visual effects with filters, shadows, bevels, blend modes, and much more
  • Learn to retouch photos
  • Improve your images by adjusting color, brightness, & contrast
  • Design graphics for social media such as Facebook, Instagram, and more
  • Create designs that combine photos, text, and graphics such as logos
  • Straighten & crop photos
  • Use selections to work with a specific part of an image
  • Save your images in the appropriate files formats for use on the web or print
  • Adobe Photoshop to retouch photos & create graphics
  • Adobe InDesign to create page layouts with text & images
  • Adobe Illustrator to create vector graphics such as logos, icons, & more
  • Understand graphic design concepts & processes
  • Learn about the elements of design
  • Develop & expand your graphic design portfolio
  • Learn how to speak about your work and how to incorporate and evaluate critiques
  • Broaden your understanding of graphic design concepts and processes, both formal and conceptual
  • Enhance your skills as a graphic designer