Web developers design, implement, and maintain web applications and websites. As a graduate of the Web Development associate degree, you're prepared for such careers as web developer, web technical support specialist, and web analyst. You play a key role in internet-based business systems and websites using concepts in design and programming.
A graduate of the program will have the potential for employment as a:
Web Developer: designs, implements, and maintains internet and internet web applications/sites.
Web Technical Support: develops and maintains internal system support processes and coordinates the integration of the web with other computer systems.
Web Analyst: track and analyze key business metrics related to web activities.
Some positions may require additional education and/or work experience.
Requirements for Program Entry
High school transcript or equivalent.
Completed one year of high school algebra or equivalency.
Computer familiarity and ability to use a keyboard and mouse.
Minimum typing speed of 30 wpm.
10-105-101 Career Planning
10-111-101 Photoshop Fundamentals
10-150-144 IT:Network:Operating Sys Fund
10-152-185 Website Coding
10-154-125 IT:Web:Database Development
10-804-133 Math & Logic
10-890-101 College 101
10-135-115 Online Search Strategies
10-135-150 Web Graphic Design
10-801-136 English Composition 1
10-801-196 Oral/Interpersonal Comm
10-809-199 Psychology Of Human Relations
10-105-103 Career Preparation
10-135-151 Website Design
10-135-155 Web Content Management Sys
10-152-173 IT:Program:Part 1 (C#)
10-809-103 Think Critically & Creatively
10-135-180 Web Campaign Management
10-135-185 Web Emerging Technologies
10-135-199 Web Dev Career Experience
10-809-172 Intro to Diversity Studies
Develop, build, and configure dynamic and interactive websites or applications.
Produce effective, web-optimized graphics.
Ensure cross-platform and cross-browser website usability.
Create functional and efficient website navigation.
Create a database design and effective interface to support a web application and a variety of web campaigns.
Understand the infrastructure required to support a robust website or application.
Understand the importance of and techniques for search engine optimization.
Install, configure and customize websites in a Content Management System.
Explore analytical tools available to measure effectiveness of websites and web campaigns.
Develop an approach to remain current with web development trends.
Study Abroad Opportunities
The International Studies staff continually seeks opportunities for students to travel abroad for educational experiences that may be offered in association with program courses. To find out more about which of your program courses may offer an opportunity during the year contact your academic advisor.