Learn to develop websites

Our Web Development A.S. degree gives you a foundation in the building blocks of the Web such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript. You will also learn the skills necessary to build in demand Enterprise Web Applications such as database design, local area networking, UNIX, and GIT. You will also complete an internship and build a portfolio to show off your skills to potential employers. With this degree, you will be prepared for a career in Full Stack Web Development.

This academic program prepares you for the following careers. All job data is provided by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Web Developers

Salary Data

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL MSA Average

Florida Average

Projected employment for Florida

2016 Employment

9,720

2026

11,880

Percent Change

22

Projected Job Openings

960

Web Administrators

Salary Data

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL MSA Average

Florida Average

Projected employment for Florida

2016 Employment

10,490

2026

12,510

Percent Change

19

Projected Job Openings

960

What you will learn in SPC's Web Development A.S. Degree

  • HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Website architecture and development
  • Interactive graphics, including image optimization
  • Website marketing plan, budget and project tracking
  • Search engine optimization
  • 508 accessibility requirements

Web Development Associate in Science

WEBSDM-AS

Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2019 (565)

The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2019 (565), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.



Program Leadership Information

Chrissy Risberg
Academic Chair
727-712-5815
Risberg.Chrissy@spcollege.edu


Dr. James Stewart
Dean of Technology
stewart.james@spcollege.edu


Program Summary

This program provides the student with a foundation in the building blocks of the Web such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Students will learn the skills necessary to build in demand Enterprise Web Applications such as database design, local area networking, UNIX, and GIT. With this degree, students will be prepared for a career in Full Stack Web Development.

The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
o the recommended order in which to take the program courses
o suggested course when more than one option exists
o which semester each course is typically offered
o if the course has a prerequisite
o courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)

If you are starting the program this term, click here to access the recommended Academic Pathway.

If you have already started the program, click here for the archived Academic Pathways.

Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.

Florida CIP Code

1511080103: Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resource Design

Federal CIP Code

11.0801: Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design.

Job Related Opportunities

  • Web Developer
  • Web Administrator

Graduation Rules

Minimum grade of "C" required in all Support and Major courses.

AS GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Communications - Composition

Complete 3 credits from the approved General Education Composition I coursework below. Minimum grade of "C" required. This requirement must be completed within the first 24 credits of coursework toward the AS degree. 3

AS GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Communications - Speech

Complete 3 credits from the approved General Education Speech coursework . Minimum grade of "C" required. 3

AS GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Social and Behavioral Sciences

Complete 3 credits from the approved General Education Social and Behavioral Sciences coursework. Minimum grade of "C" required. 3

AS GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Humanities and Fine Arts

Complete 3 credits from the approved General Education Humanities and Fine Arts coursework. Minimum grade of "C" required. 3

AS GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Mathematics

Complete 3 credits from the approved General Education Mathematics coursework. Minimum grade of "C" required. 3

AS GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Computer/Information Literacy Competency

Competency may be demonstrated by completing the Computer Information and Literacy Exam (CGS 1070T) OR by successful completion of one of the approved Computer/Information Literacy Competency courses. No minimum credits required.

AS GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Ethics

Complete 3 credits from the approved General Education Ethics coursework. Minimum grade of "C" required. 3

AS GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Enhanced World View

Complete at least one 3-credit course intended to enhance the student's world view in light of an increasingly globalized economy. Minimum grade of "C" required. In some cases, this course may also be used to satisfy another General Education Requirement.

SUPPORT COURSES
Complete 3 credits

a CGS 1309 Computer and Information Technology Concepts 3

MAJOR CORE COURSES
Complete 39 credits

CGS 1831 Web Foundations/Essentials 3
CGS 2651 Social Media and Web Technologies 3
CGS 2823 Advanced Web Site Development 3
COP 2801 JavaScript 3
COP 2844 Server-Side JavaScript 3
COP 2803 Client-Side JavaScript 3
COP 1842 Developing Web Sites Using PHP/MYSQL 3
CTS 2106 Fundamentals of the Linux/Unix Operating Environment 3
COP 1000 Introduction to Computer Programming 3
CNT 1000 Local Area Network Concepts 3
CTS 2433 SQL Database Design & Programming 3
CGS 1200C Web Assistive Technologies 3
CGS 2940 Web Development Internship 3

a Satisfies general education computer literacy requirement.

Total Credits 60

INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS

The coursework in our Associate in Science degree in Web Development prepares you for the Certified Internet Web Professional (CIW) Javascript exam.

CONTINUE YOUR EDUCATION AT SPC

Our Web Development Specialist Certificate is part of and transfers to our A.S. in Web Development. The A.S. degree transfers to SPC's Bachelor's degree in Technology Development and Management.

Short-term technology training

We also offer short-term technology training through SPC's Workforce Institute.

Web Development A.S. Degree