Job Outlook in the Ft. Lauderdale area:
- Demand for Web Developers is expected to grow 15%* between 2015 and 2023.
- Entry level wages are about $16/hour**. Actual wages vary according to education, experience and certifications.
* Bureau of Labor Statistics
**The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
1050 hours/approx. 10 months – full time
M-F 7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (full-time)
M-F 7:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (part-time)
Online opportunities available.
The Web Development program prepares students for employment as a Web Designer, a Web Designer/Graphic Designer, an Assistant Web Designer, or to provide supplemental training for people previously or currently employed in any of these occupations.
The Web Development program offers a broad foundation of knowledge and skills to prepare students to design, code, and publish websites that can work with mobile technology, tablets and desktop formats.
After successfully completing this program, students will be able to design dynamic and responsive websites an apply their knowledge of website design by applying their knowledge of website design and coding principles, website management, and digital marketing techniques.
Additional Skills Covered:
- Adobe: Acrobat
- Adobe: Dreamweaver
- Adobe: Illustrator
- Adobe: InDesign
- Adobe: Photoshop
- Business Fundamentals
- Digital Marketing
- Social Media Marketing
- Employability Skills and Digital Portfolio
- E-Commerce Essentials
- FTP (Web Hosting space)
- Java Script
- Microsoft Office Professional
Industry Certification & State Credential Exams:
Students will be prepared to take an approved state and/or nationally recognized industry certification or licensure exam in their field of study.
College Credit Transfer Opportunity and / or Advanced Credit:
Upon completion of the program and meeting eligibility requirements, including the attainment of an aligned industry credential, students may be awarded credits toward an AS/AAS Degree by Broward College or select schools in the Florida College System. Students must enroll in Broward College within 2 years of completing the program at Atlantic Technical College. Additional college credit may be awarded with the attainment of additional industry credentials.
To get started in the Web Development program, Sign Up today for a program orientation!
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Step 1⇒ Attend a Program Orientation
Step 2 ⇒ Take the Tests of Adult Basic Education or meet exemption criteria
- See your counselor/advisor for details on test exemption criteria.
- Accommodations for testing are available to qualified individuals.
- Visit the Office of Disability Services for details before testing.
Step 3 ⇒ Meet with your counselor/advisor
- Receive test results
- Discuss technical or academic program placement
- Special needs
- Financial aid
- Registration procedures
Step 4 ⇒ Registration and Enrollment