|What is Website Design/Development?
||The curriculum in the web site developer certificate program prepares the student to create and maintain professional, high-quality web sites. Program graduates will be competent in the technical areas of web design, including web graphic design, HTML5, CSS3 scripting, web application server-side languages, database driven content, web project management, internet security, and mobile applications. Various software tools will be used throughout the curriculum including: Adobe CC Suite and/or open source products, Program graduates earn a computer information systems technology/web site developer certificate and will have the skills necessary for employment in the web design field or to work as a free lance web designer. The purpose of this certificate is to provide training opportunities for persons already either already employed in the computer industry or have already been trained in a related computer area and wish to upgrade their skill with advanced courses and skills.
|Length of Program
||3 semesters (minimum)
|Semester Program Begins
||Fall, spring, and summer semesters.
||Apply to Gwinnett Technical College at GwinnettTech.edu, submit all transcripts from high school and previous college work, and take the ACCUPLACER test, if required.
||Diploma level proficiency in English, reading, and math. Please refer to course descriptions in the online catalog for specific prerequisites.
|First Semester Suggested Courses
||You may enter in the fall, spring, or summer terms.
|Program Costs and Requirements
||Students must purchase a domain currently $5.17/year.
|For more information, contact:
||Garfield Anderson, program director, GAnderson@GwinnettTech.edu, 678-226-6883.
|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.
|2017 Median pay
|Entry level education
|| Associate degree, diploma, certificate
|Number of jobs, 2017
|Job growth, 2017 - 2024
Nature of the Work
Working from home to working in a large group in a corporate setting.
Usually full-time with benefits, however, part-time and contract work is also common.
Medium pay is $63,490 and yearly bonuses are common.
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/web-developers.htm