Work during the day? The Web Development program offers all of its courses in the evening so that you can gain the skills and knowledge necessary to generate and maintain useful mobile applications and website databases.
Using a combination of content lectures, hands-on demonstration, and individual practice, you will focus on scripting languages; data retrieval; coding practices; logic programming; data structures; and operating systems, including Windows and Linux/Unix development.
The degree emphasizes a well-rounded education in open source and proprietary languages and database systems so that you graduate with a diverse set of skills and numerous career paths.
– Programming Fundamentals
– Business Architecture
– Databases Philosophy & Practice
– Web Publishing
…are combined with technical writing, communication and math courses designed specifically for computer students.
Added benefits of Web Development include:
– Ongoing integration of cutting-edge technologies into the program, keeping you up-to-date and ahead of the curve
– Use of gaming and robots to help teach real-world applications
– Opportunities to work on real projects for real clients, allowing you to build your résumé and portfolio before graduation
– Instruction from industry-experienced and education-focused instructors, who have years of practice working in the fields you hope to enter
– Student clubs like Dunwoody’s Gaming Community and Open Source Group, which serve as fun and valuable extracurricular activities
Graduates earn an Associate of Applied Science degree. The program takes two years (four semesters) to complete. Classes within this program are offered during the evening. You can also go on to earn a bachelor’s completion degree in Computer Systems Analysis.
Common Job Titles
Possible job titles upon graduation include:
– Web Developer
– Web Designer
– Content Manager
– Software Developer
*This is a new program; The first graduating class will be in May of 2016.
Data reflects placement for AY2013-14 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 email@example.com.
SOURCE: Based on May 2014 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates for the state of Minnesota published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, www.bls.gov.