2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook 
    May 11, 2021  
2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Website Design/Development AAS Program Fact Sheet

What is Website Design/Development? The website design/development degree is a sequence of courses designed to provide students with an understanding of the concepts, principles, and techniques required in Internet Web Design. Program graduates are to be competent in the general areas of humanities/fine arts, social/behavioral sciences, and natural sciences/mathematics, as well as in the technical areas of computer terminology and concepts, program design and development. HTML5, CSS3, Web graphics, scripting at the browser(JavaScript) and server levels (PHP & MySQL). WordPress, BootStrap, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Web Project Management, and Web host management. Program graduates receive a Website Design/Development Associate of Applied Science Degree.
Degrees and Certificates
  • Website Design/Development, AAS
  • Website Design/Development, Diploma
  • Website Developer, Certificate
Prerequisite Courses
  1. FYES 1000  
  2. CIST 1001  
  3. CIST 1305  
  4. CIST 1510  
  5. Degree level proficiency required to take degree level General Education courses.
  6. Diploma level proficiency required to take CIST technical courses. Please refer to course descriptions in the online catalog for specific prerequisites.
Length of Program

Degree/Diploma: 5 semesters
62 Credit hours

Semester Program Begins Fall, spring, and summer
Application Process Applicants to the Website Design/Development degree program must met all Admissions requirements; complete an application and pay the application fee. Individuals apply to Gwinnett Technical College at GwinnettTech.edu and submit all transcripts from high school and previous college work, and take the ACCUPLACER test, if required.
Program Deadlines You may enter in the fall, spring, or summer terms.
For more information, contact: Michael Stattelman, program director, MStattelman@GwinnettTech.edu, 678-226-6679.
For admission and enrollment, contact: Enrollment Support Center in Building 100 at the Lawrenceville campus, or Building A at the Alpharetta-North Fulton campus, or email CISTeam@GwinnettTech.edu.

Quick Facts

(This data was compiled from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.)

2017 Median pay        $63,490
Entry level education        Associate degree, diploma, certificate
Number of jobs, 2017        148,500
Job growth, 2017-24        27%