Format typescript and graphic elements using computer software to produce publication-ready material.
- About 38 percent work for newspaper, periodical, book, and directory publishers; another 21 percent work in the printing industry.
- Employment is expected to decline rapidly.
- Most employers prefer to hire experienced desktop publishers; among persons without experience, opportunities should be best for those with certificates or degrees in desktop publishing or graphic design.
|Job Outlook||Below Average|
|Education||Some college, no degree|