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I have found that the Cerro Coso Web Design program has been just what I needed. They have some of the best instructors I have worked with who make themselves easily available to assist and are caring, knowledgeable and dedicated individuals. I am very happy with the program and highly recommend it!
—Anne Aylor, Student
This certificate requires 33 units and will likely take 3 semesters.
x $46 per unit
x ($200 + $42) per unit
= $1518 in tuition and fees
= $7986 in tuition and fees
+ ~$1925* for books and supplies
= $3443 across three semesters or $1148 per semester
= $9911 across three semesters or $3304 per semester
*This is an estimate. Actual costs will vary.
The Web Professional Certificate of Achievement (33 units) is designed to prepare students for employment or self-employment in the Web industry by emphasizing standards-based coding and scripting, creative problem solving, usability, accessibility, media production, e-commerce concepts, project management, and networking. Students obtain skills in Adobe Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash, Illustrator, and Photoshop, as well as open source products. The curriculum has the objective of developing technical and design skills, a combination of competencies that employers and clients value. Students develop realistic expectations about work conditions through individual and collaborative work-based projects and by learning in the same technological environment in which they will eventually work. The curriculum is also designed to equip students for Certified Internet Web Professional certifications, including the Web Foundations Associate Series, the Web Design Specialist, and the E-commerce Specialist.
Each course for this certificate must be completed with a grade of "C" or better, or with a grade of "P" if the course is taken on a pass/no pass basis.
Upon successful completion of the program, the student will be able to
Note: Some courses within the major may have a required prerequisite. If you feel you have equivalent knowledge and skills to those included in the prerequisite course through professional experience, licensure, or certification, you have the opportunity to submit a Prerequisite Challenge to be reviewed by the faculty chair. For the Prerequisite Challenge to be considered, you must submit documentation/verification to substantiate the basis for the challenge. Please consult a counselor for more information regarding Prerequisite Challenge.
Complete all of the following courses:
|CSCI C101||Introduction to Computer Information Systems||3 Units|
|CSCI C143||Network+ Fundamentals of Networks||3|
|DMA C102||Digital Imaging||3|
|DMA C111||Fundamentals of Web Development||3|
|DMA C113||Accessibility and Usability||3|
|DMA C117||Web Design with Dreamweaver||3|
|DMA C119||Advanced Web Development||3|
|DMA C213||Web Development with PHP and MySQL||3|
|DMA C280||Web Production Management||3|
For general questions, contact:Suzie Ama
Counseling can provide specific help with enrolling and completing this certificate.