Web Design and Administration is the perfect program for people who want to represent their companies online. Individuals who specialize in this area generally have an eye for design and good organizational skills.
If the following qualities describe you, Web Design and Administration might be a good program choice:
* Enjoy working as a part of a team
* Highly organized
* Detail oriented
* Excellent communication skills
What's the job outlook?
In the last decade, the World Wide Web has grown like no other technological phenomenon before it. What was once a playground for techies is now a vital tool for billions of businesses and consumers worldwide. In the U.S., the Internet is critical to success in every industry, from business to education to entertainment to medicine - even the government relies on the efficiencies it provides.
What will I do with my education?
Graduates of Heald's Web Design and Administration program pursue rewarding careers in positions, including Web Page Designer, Website Developer, Web Specialist and Webmaster. Job titles in this industry can be overlapping and somewhat confusing, so employers tend to hire individuals who are certified by an unbiased source. Certified Internet Webmaster (CIW) is nationally recognized as the standard in this industry. Because Heald is a CIW Authorized Academic Partner, our Web Design and Administration curriculum also focuses on preparing students for CIW certification exams. Typically, students who have completed this program go on to earn additional certifications as CIW Associates, CIW Professionals, and CIW Master Designers.
As a Web expert, you'll play a mission critical role on your company's communications team. You'll be responsible for designing and managing effective websites that represent your company. Your Heald education will prepare you to effectively support your company's Internet and Intranet services.