Web Development Overview
If you have an interest in developing and maintaining dynamic and exciting Web sites with cutting-edge multimedia, then a career in Web Development could be the right choice for you.
Why Web Development?
Web Development is a growing field with increasing responsibilities due to the tremendous growth of the Internet. More and more, Web sites are touching new areas of our daily lives, from online purchasing to entertainment to personal communications. Dramatic new technologies are fueling this increase through the development of even more advanced Web site designs. You could be a part of this advance.
The Web Development program focuses on providing the graduate the ability to develop and manage functional and visually appealing Web sites with:
- Accessible Web page interfaces
- Interactive, animated graphics
- Digital media optimized for Web-based delivery
- Interactive, data-driven Web pages
In 2.5 years, through our year-round schedule, you can earn a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer and Information Science with a concentration in Web Development. An Associate Degree program is also available which prepares the graduate for entry level employment in the Web Development field.
For more information about this program, please see the program description in the University Catalog. Web Development Program Description
What You Can Learn in Web Development
Web Development is a challenging curriculum that develops visual creativity, logical information design, and multimedia communication skills. The learning environment is fast paced and hands-on with emphasis on developing good communication skills, teamwork, analytical problem-solving and decision-making skills throughout the curriculum.
The curriculum provides graduates with knowledge and skills in:
- Web Page and Web Site Design
- Graphic Design
- Digital Media Production and Publishing
- Database Design and Scripting
- Web Client and Server Scripting
Where You Can Go in Web Development
Web Development graduates can be employed in a variety of fields such as:
- Web Development
- Web Design
- Graphic Design
- Digital Media
- Computer Graphics and Animation