Are you looking for a career that puts your creative abilities to good use? Do you enjoy creating interesting designs for the web and building websites? If this sounds like you, a career in web development and design might be an exciting path to pursue.
Our Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in web development and design includes three special areas from which you can choose: Interactive Web Media, Web Application Development, and General Web Studies.
What can I do with this in the workforce?
After graduating from our Web Development and Design Program, you have the option of entering the workforce to work for a business, government agency or web consulting firm as a:
This program may be an ideal fit if you:
What is the average salary?
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What is HACC’s program like?
In our Web Development and Design Program, you’ll gain the skills you need to be successful in the field. To begin, you will obtain 27 credits in foundation courses, which will lay the groundwork for your chosen specialty. Then, you will select 15 credits within a specialization. The three areas of specialty from which you may choose are:
Prior to graduation, you will work with your classmates in a final capstone course. You will work on an individual portfolio, team-based service learning projects and your soft skills. This will consist of interviewing, traditional and online networking, promotional techniques, proper dress and appropriate demeanor to enter the workforce. You also may choose a web program internship to learn from a mentor within the industry and use this as an elective course.
After completing the program, you will be able to:
What classes will I take?
Can I transfer my credits to a four-year college or university?
Absolutely! Although this program is designed to lead you directly into the workforce, opportunities do exist for you to transfer your credits to a four-year institution. Our associate degree programs are designed to be flexible enough to transfer to a wide variety of colleges and universities with no loss of credit. However, each individual college has its own unique program. We encourage you to select a four-year school as soon as possible. This will allow you to learn the transfer college’s program requirements so that you can take the proper classes at HACC.
Browse our various transfer options below:
Where can I complete this program?
Does HACC offer scholarships?
Yes! With approximately 200 scholarships available through the HACC Foundation, you have the opportunity to earn money towards your HACC education. To view eligibility requirements and learn how to apply, we encourage you to visit hacc.edu/scholarships.
When can I apply?
We hold classes in the spring, summer and fall, and you can apply anytime online. When you submit your application, please include program code 1816 to make sure you apply to the correct program.
How can I learn more?
If you’re passionate about the arts and computers, we want to help you translate those interests into a rewarding career. To learn more about this exciting two-year program, please contact an admissions counselor or department chair Kelley Engle to request more information