Typical job titles for graduates from the program include web developer, webmaster, data analyst, web designer, content manager and software developer. Coursework includes training in mobile and web development, including open-source and proprietary object-oriented and scripting languages; industry-standard database creation and data retrieval; good coding practices and programming logic; website design; navigation paradigms; data structures; and structure query language (SQL) and its use with database management systems. It also includes the study of operating systems, including Windows and Linux/Unix development. Courses are divided between content lectures, hands-on demonstration and practice. Arts & Sciences curriculum enhances the skills necessary for students to be successful in their career, including technical writing, communication, and math courses designed specifically for computer students.
Degree Information: Graduates earn an associate of Applied Science degree; the program takes two years (four semesters) to complete. Classes are held in the evening.
Common Job Titles
Web Developer; Web Designer; Content Manager
Program Placement Rate: This is a new program so that there is no data for it at this point in time. The placement rate for the most closely related program — Web Programming & Database Development — is 89%
Data reflects placement for AY2012-13 graduates indicating employment in their field of study within 6 months following graduation. Full data calculations are available for review during College open hours Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT at Career Services or contact RThomson@dunwoody.edu.