Web Developer

DEGREE TYPE:   Diploma     CREDITS: 47    LOCATION: 100% Online    STARTS: Fall, Spring    COURSE PLAN: Two Year   
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Create interactive content, rich with video, graphics, and animation for the web. Develop engaging interfaces that will impress future employers in any profession. Maximize your creativity with full design control, as you work to create Web sites, Web games, and eye-catching animations. Students will be introduced to Adobe Creative
Cloud (Animate, Photoshop and Dreamweaver) and other industry standard technology.  These are industry's most advanced authoring environments for creating Web sites and digital experiences.

Web developers typically do the following:  

From Bureau of Labor Statistics

  • Meet with clients or management to discuss the needs and design of a website
  • Create and test applications for a website
  • Write code for websites, using programming languages such as HTML or XML
  • Work with other team members to determine what information the site will contain
  • Work with graphics and other designers to determine the website’s layout
  • Integrate graphics, audio, and video into the website Monitor website traffic

Employment Outlook

The Web Developer diploma can be a valuable asset for your career opportunities and advancement potential. Interactive Web development job market is growing and strong with thousands of jobs available nationwide. Check monster.com for the latest web design and web developer job opportunities.

Job Prospects

Job opportunities for web developers are expected to be good. Those with knowledge of multiple programming languages and digital multimedia tools, such as Flash and Photoshop, will have the best opportunities.

U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics

Certifications

WOW (World Organization of Webmasters) Web Professional Academy Certification

http://webprofessionals.org

Guaranteed Transfer Agreement

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