Move beyond first generation HTML-based web pages and create interactive, state-of-the-art, web-based applications that support the demands of tomorrow's e-business processes. Whether you are experienced or relatively new to the field, achieving your Web Design and Development Certificate is a significant advancement in your career development.
The program is designed to provide students with the knowledge they need to design and implement effective and dynamic websites. Students pursuing the certificate have the option of taking either the Web Design track or the Web Development track, depending on their particular area of interest
What to expect
Students considering this area of emphasis should have an interest in web design, marketing and development and an aptitude in programming or design.
One of the most powerful marketing tools a business can have is a well-designed and highly functional web presence. The Web Design & Development career path will teach you the most current web design techniques and best practices for web development and search marketing.
From brochure-style products and service websites to custom web applications, this area of emphasis will arm you with the design, business and technical skills you’ll need to build customized web solutions for organizations and individuals.
This area of emphasis focuses on small- and medium-sized projects, giving you the opportunity to develop your skills in a wide range of areas, including online business, front-end web design and interactivity, web development and content management systems (CMS).
In addition to the recommended electives in this area of emphasis, students have the freedom to select from other courses offerings if they want to focus more on application development, video production, visual design or business.
Common jobs for Web Design and Development grads are