Web Site Developer (Certificate)

Program Details

  • Location: Griffin and Henry Campuses
  • Major Code: ISE1
  • Award Level: Technical Certificate
  • Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Minimum Length of Program: 3 Terms
  • Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 35

Program Description

The curriculum in the Web Site Developer TCC program prepares the student to create and maintain professional, high-quality web sites. Program graduates will be competent in the technical areas of web design, including web graphic design, XHTML, scripting, web application server-side languages, database driven content, web project management, Internet security, and mobile applications. Various software tools will be used throughout the curriculum including Microsoft Visual Studio, Adobe Web Suite and/or open source products. Program graduates earn a Computer Information Systems Technology/Internet Specialist Web Site Developer TCC and will have the skills necessary for employment in the web design field or to work as a free-lance web designer. The purpose of this certificate is to provide training opportunities for persons either already employed in the computer industry or have already been trained in a related computer area and wish to upgrade their skills with advanced courses and skills.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

Course Expiration:

To ensure that students graduate with current skills in Computer Information Systems, the following course must be taken five years prior to graduation:

  • All CIST
  • COMP 1000

Courses transferred from other colleges also follow the five year rule.


FirstCIST 1220Structured Query Language4
CIST 1305Program Design and Development3
CIST 1510Web Development I3
CIST 1520Scripting Technologies3

SecondCIST 1530Web Graphics I3
CIST 1540Web Animation I3
CIST 2510Web Technologies3
CIST 2351PHP Programming I OR4
CIST 2381Mobile Application Development

ThirdCIST 1601Information Security Fundamentals3
CIST 2531Web Graphics II OR3
CIST 2541Web Animation II
CIST 2550Web Development II3

Note: Students are required to meet with their advisor for approval of occupational electives.

*Course will be accepted when transferred in from another institution with a grade of a C or better but may not be offered at this institution.

Program Advisor
Charles Cash

Career and Academic Planning
Breanna Sidney
Career Advisor
Griffin Campus
Room 107