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Avid Certification

Marist College is an Avid Learning Partner, and enjoys an official relationship with Avid Technology, makers of the world’s most popular film and video editing systems. Most feature films and network television programs are edited with Avid products. Benefits for Marist students include special discounted pricing on Avid software and access to the official Avid training curriculum in Media Arts Department courses.

Students can also pursue professional certification in Avid.  A certificate in Avid Media Composer is an industry-recognized professional credential.  Students earning certificates are listed on Avid's website and are licensed to use the Avid logo on their business cards and web pages. 

students with Avid certificates

A group of Marist students who recently earned certificates in Avid Media Composer.  L to R, Rebecca Losito, Robert Borriello, Gabrielle Pallaschi, Matthew Lynaugh, Rachael Black, Alex Treiber, and Jack LaPilusa

For more information contact Prof. Jeff Bass, Senior Professional Lecturer and Avid Certified Instructor, or visit Marist's
Avid Certification Site.


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The Media Arts Department recently added an Adobe Certification program.

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