Web Designer

This program is currently not available, please refer to our Digital Graphic Design Program

You may be avoiding enrolling in a web design program because you do not want to spend years in school; instead, you want to learn everything possible, in the least amount of time. When you enroll in the 12 month web design diploma program at CBT College, you could do just that. Although this diploma program does not take two, four, or six years to complete, the knowledge and instruction that you receive is still high in quality.

The web design diploma program is available on our West Kendall campus in Florida. You will not only be in a warm environment, but you will receive instruction from professionals who have experience in the web design industry.

Call CBT College today to learn more about our Web Design diploma program, and how you can enroll!

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Years and years ago earning a web design diploma may not have been necessary, but because this industry is constantly changing – and experiencing many new advances – earning your web design degree is important if you want to have better job opportunities. In order to keep up with the industry, you will need to brush up on the skills you may already possess; learning new skills and knowledge will also be necessary to succeed in the web design industry.

Lucky for you, CBT College can help. We have a web design diploma program available that you could enroll in. We work hard to make sure you receive a quality education, along with the classroom instruction and hands on experience that are necessary to keep up in this growing career field.

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The purpose of the web design diploma program at CBT College is to encourage students to use their creative skills in a new form of communication, known as the internet. The internet has had a tremendous impact on how people interact with each other in today’s society. After you have completed this diploma program, you should understand the importance of having an internet presence in the global market place; you should also be able to use your expertise to help businesses reach potential customers through web development.

CBT College’s Web Design diploma program will offer you various applications, including Macromedia Web Site Development Suite, as well as Microsoft Office Suite. These applications could give you the knowledge necessary to have a successful career in this exciting, and fast-growing industry.

You will learn a variety of skills, such as:

  • Website Navigation
  • Logo Creation
  • Web Layout Design
  • Website Solutions
  • and more…

Word Processing for Windows

OST1711 ›

This course is a comprehensive introduction to Microsoft Word. You will learn how to edit and format documents, work with tables, add graphics, create Web pages, merge documents, create charts and forms, and customize Word. The course also prepares students for the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS) Certification exam in Word.

Spreadsheet for Windows

OST1852 ›

This course is a comprehensive review of Microsoft Excel.

Web Design Fundamentals

CGS1883 ›

This course helps students to establish a solid background of web page creation and website basic components. Additionally, students will learn basic web design concepts such as color theory, typography, and introduction web languages such as HTML, XML, XHML, CSS, Dynamic HTML, and JavaScript.

Digital Image Processing

PGY1890›

As a student in this course, you will learn how to use Adobe Photoshop. You will first be introduced to Photoshop basics in order to gain knowledge on image processing, editing, selection, and masking. Learn to optimize and save images for web and print media. Short studies will develop student proficiency in the design tools for imaging, design, interactivity and animation. Inquiry and experimentation are encouraged, leading towards the development of the skills and techniques needed to create thoughtful and critical art in electronic media.

Web Site Design I

CGS1801 ›

This course provides an introduction to web site design using one of the most useful web editors. It is taught on IBM PC compatibles using Microsoft Internet Explorer as the default browser to review the design. Students will learn the basic of internet graphics along with optimization for practical web site(s). In addition, students will be aware of web site structures and hyper links.

Presentation Aid for Windows

CTS1216›

This course is an introduction to using Microsoft PowerPoint. In these eight units, you will learn basic through advanced skills, including creating, modifying, customizing, and enhancing presentations and charts. Additional skills coverage includes working with objects and hyperlinks, and using slide show features. Basic experience with Windows is assumed. The course also prepares students for the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS) Certification exam in PowerPoint.

Interactive Media Design

DIG1310 ›

As a student in this course, you will learn how to use computer animated applications, such as Macromedia Flash. You will first be introduced to Flash basics, and learn to plan and create an animation. You will learn to create animations, movies, and banner ads. Then you will learn to control an animation using a basic action scripting and to create an interactive presentation, as well as to create (dynamic) flash web site, and then publish to the World Wide Web.

English Composition I

English Composition I ›

This course is the first college level English course for students. This course emphasizes the skills necessary to prepare you for college level writing. In this course students will develop an understanding of good, college level writing with an emphasis on exposition and the research essay. Oral and written communications of impressions and judgments concerning assigned readings in the essay and allied genre are required. Stress on the building of an active vocabulary and on correct sentence and paragraph structure are also covered.

Career Research

SLS2402 ›

This course provides the student effective methods in order to apply for a job. Discovering your career focuses specifically on self-understanding, self-acceptance, career information, goal setting, networking, team building, education opportunities, and the job search process. Emphasis is placed upon identifying employer expectations, interviews techniques, applications forms, and job search data, methods of finding job leads, formats and preparation of the resume. A unique Career Portfolio CD, included with each text, contains a variety of career-planning tools.

Internet Concepts

OST1794 ›

This course is designed to take advantage of the Internet in office communication technology and have an important effect on how to create and use electronic messages, appointments, tasks, and other office technology items.

Web Site Design II

CGS1801 ›

This course provides an introduction to web site design using one of the most useful web editors. It is taught on IBM PC compatibles using Microsoft Internet Explorer as the default browser to review the design. Students will learn the basic of internet graphics along with optimization for practical web site(s). In addition, students will be aware of web site structures and hyper links.

Earning your Web Design diploma from CBT College could help land great job opportunities with many businesses and organizations. You could even become a freelance web designer, and contract out to businesses and organizations on your own. The median annual income for an entry-level web designer is approximately $40,229. Your salary will depend on various factors, including the business that you work for, and the job that you are doing.
Within the next couple of years, the web design industry is projected to have a 15 percent job growth, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

CBT College is fully accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). Credits may be transferable to other colleges and Universities using the Florida State Course Numbering System at the discretion of the receiving institution.

1 CBT College’s programs are designed to prepare students for employment in their selected field of study or in related fields. CBT College does not guarantee that graduates will be placed in any particular job, be eligible for job advancement opportunities or be employed at all. Additional training or certifications may be required to compete in current job market conditions.

2 Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 Edition, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/oco/ National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions, and do not guarantee actual job growth.

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