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Web Development

Overview

In our Web Development program (https://ftclass.com), you can enhance your problem solving-skills and discover your geek potential. You will learn by doing. Each course has projects that have been validated by industry professionals. Learn essential skills in coding HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and PHP/MySQL, as well as how to build sites in a Content Management System, and how to ensure that your sites are mobile friendly.

In addition to learning web development skills, you will get a head start on branding yourself as a web professional. You can also be a part of Pixlfest (http://pixlfest.francistuttle.edu), a student conference where you have the opportunity to learn and network with successful industry experts currently working in the field. Join our team of budding web professionals... What do you want to code today?

Join our team of budding web professionals... What do you want to code today?

Employment Opportunities

  • Advertising Agencies
  • Corporations with an Intranet
  • Developer/Designer Positions
  • Freelance Web Design
  • Development Companies
  • Website Design Studios

About This Occupation

In the web profession, no two days are the same! Flexibility, creativity, and problem solving skills are essential for a web professional to adapt in the fast-paced world of web development. Developers often have to communicate with various departments and clients throughout the organization, so communication and teamwork skills are also very important. Collaboration may occur in person or via instant messaging and e-mail.

Commitment to lifelong learning is essential. The industry changes quickly, and web professionals must be able to adapt and continuously seek to improve their skills and the quality of their work. In addition, this field offers one of the most flexible work environments in today's job market. An individual in this field can work as a freelancer, in a small office, or a corporate environment.

Many web professionals have the freedom to work independently from the local coffee shop as they work on a wide variety of projects. They can also work from home or the company office. Many companies even offer perks for individuals in this industry, such as a relaxed dress code, flex-time, break rooms stocked with munchies and foosball tables, continuing education, and paid volunteer time.

For success in this career you should have an aptitude for problem-solving and analytical thinking skills, the ability to focus on details, strong organizational skills, and a high degree of initiative and motivation, with the ability to take on and manage projects from start to finish.

Majors

  • Web Specialist – 720 hours
  • Front End Developer – 960 hours
  • Back End Developer – 1,080 hours

Program Instructor

Christy Whitfield

Student Quotes

  • This program really prepared me for the real world. - Brian
  • Landing a job right of high school is amazing! This program really makes sure you are prepared for today's workforce. - Nathan
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