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
Future Possible Careers for This Program
|11.1004||Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster|
|15-1152.00||Computer Network Support Specialists Bright Outlook|
Time frame: July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013 Award Year 2012-13
How long will it take to complete this program?
The program is designed to take 31 months to complete.
63% of graduates from this program finish in this time.
The median time for graduates to complete this program is 27 months.
What is the total cost of this program for me?
At ECPI University, programs are competitively priced and are designed to help you achieve your goals. Through our year-round schedule, you could earn your Bachelor's degree in 2.5 years. That can give you the edge over students at other colleges who might still be attending class.
|Program Cost/Tuition Chart|
|Books & Supplies||$2,760.00|
|Tuition and Fees||$56,910.00|
Foundation course requirements can result in additional costs and increase the time to graduation. Actual cost may vary depending on actual time to graduate, and subject to any necessary tuition increases. (for all programs and schools)
Time frame: July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013 Award Year 2012-13.
What are my financing options to pay for the program?
In addition to any grant and scholarship aid for which they are eligible, graduates used loans to finance their education. The median debt for program graduates is:
|Federal Median Loans||$32,665.00|
|Private Median Loans||$0.00|
|Institutional Median Loans||$0.00|