Overview

Learn to design and support an organization’s website.

In three to four months, you can be working for a company creating websites and web-enabled software systems as a front-end web developer. Earn over $30 an hour on average, using a variety of programming languages to create the environment for everything that web users see and touch. If you are detail-oriented and good with a keyboard, you can train for this creative career as a web developer for companies of every size and industry.

How to Enroll

To pursue this certificate, please click on the courses below to see availability. You can register for courses online, and you do not have to apply to the college!

Tuition Assistance
Training Resources

Questions?
Call 803.732.0432 to talk to us about this program, or email cce@midlandstech.edu

Print Plan

Sample Program Plan and Costs

CEUs Class Hours Course Title Cost
1.80 18

HTML5

Learn to use HTML5 to structure web content and create semantically meaningful page structures. Work with lists and tables, links, and images. Explore effective website planning and authoring principles. Learn how to create a semantic document structure, how to build interactive forms, how to apply native data validation, and how to embed HTML5 audio and video.

Classroom

ID: CEWDV-570

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$759.00
2.40 24

CSS3 - Cascading Style Sheets

Learn to apply local styles, style sheets, and create classes to control the appearance of your websites by separating visual presentation from content. Learn CSS basics to build effective navigation and page layouts, work with typography, colors, backgrounds, positioning, and list styling. Explore how the major browsers affect CSS. Study advanced selectors and styling, shadows, transformations, transitions, and rounded corners on boxes along with the font-face and media queries. Learn what currently works, how it works, and how to work around browsers that have not yet implemented the full functionality of CSS3. Prerequisite: HTML5 or equivalent experience.

Classroom

ID: CEWDV-571

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$1,099.00
1.80 18

Website Marketing

Learn about ethical organic search engine optimization and how it can increase your website visibility to search engines in order to attract the right kind of traffic. Learn how to implement basic optimization strategies, like conducting keyword research, implementing website coding changes, and the importance of other utilities, such as social media, testimonials, and blogging sites. Learn the fundamentals and history of the main social networking platforms, and how and why each is used. Learn how to incorporate different types of social media outlets into your professional career search or business marketing plan. Navigate through many online research blogs about the importance of social media, trends, and additional software to help maintain social media accounts. This class does not cover creating individual social media accounts.

Classroom

ID: CEWDV-572

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$659.00
3.00 30

JavaScript

Learn the fundamental concepts of the JavaScript language and how to use it to communicate with users, modify the Document Object Model (DOM), control program flow, and validate forms. Make functions using loops and IF statements and learn the fundamentals of JSON. Knowledge of HTML required.

Classroom

ID: CEWDV-557

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$1,399.00
1.20 12

Photoshop, Introduction

Make your graphics shine and ready for the web. Incorporate color techniques and filters. Understand and work with selection techniques, resizing and cropping images, and work with layers; including painting layers, adjusting layers, and other tools. Make basic adjustments to images and learn how to repair and retouch image defects. If you are a Mac user, call 803.732.0432 to reserve an iMac for use in class.

Classroom

ID: CEGPH-601

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$399.00
1.80 18

Website Production Lab

Complete a Photoshop lab and create a simple website using HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, HTML forms, and SEO. This hands-on session will showcase and demonstrate the web development skills acquired in the Front-End Web Developer Certificate program. You must successfully complete this course in order to receive the Front-End Web Developer Certificate. Prerequisites: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Website Marketing, and Photoshop.

Classroom

ID: CEWDV-553

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
$599.00
 
Estimated Cost
Tuition Assistance
$4,914.00
Not including fees and equipment

Careers

Front-End Web Developer

Front-End Web Developers are responsible for creating and managing everything that a user can visually see. The developers will take the design files for a project and convert them into HTML, JavaScript, and CSS code to create the environment for everything that web users see and touch. If you are detail-oriented and good with a keyboard, you can train for this creative career as a web developer, webmaster, or web design architect for companies of every size and industry. 

According to EMSI data as of 2018

Where Can I Work?

  • Information Technology (IT) Departments
  • Large Corporations
  • Small Businesses
  • Government Agencies

What’s next after I complete this program?

Web Developer

Upon completing this certificate, you will have the necessary skills to gain employment as a web developer for any industry looking to hire one.

Full Stack Web Developer

Students looking to further their education on the field of web development can add the Full-Stack Web Developer certificate, from MTC, to their resume.