Bachelor of Science
Champion technology and become a master of the web
Why study Web Development? William H. Hochstettler III, Ph.D. Program Chair Web Development
Our students prepare for a myriad of rewarding career opportunities through broad hands-on experience in designing, creating, and maintaining websites.
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With the explosive growth of the internet, ecommerce, and web applications, innovative technologies are now an integral part of day-to-day business operations. As a result, companies require web-savvy professionals who understand current and future trends in electronic commerce and know how to manage the implementation and operation of web-based systems. Franklin’s highly specialized curriculum will prepare you for a career in the rapidly developing web industry. You will champion technologies necessary to develop and continually enhance the end product: a well-designed, easy-to-use website.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for web administrators and web developers will continue to be strong to accommodate the increasing amount of data sent over the internet. And as the number of services provided over the internet expands, web administrators and developers will continue to see employment increases.
career opportunities may include • Director of Internet Marketing
• Web Marketing Manager
• eCommerce Manager
• Web Master
• Web Developer
• Web Programmer
What expertise will you gain? As a Franklin student, you will experience a full spectrum of courses that help you develop the well-rounded skills and perspective that lay a foundation for lifelong learning and enduring career success. General Education courses are designed to support and expand the knowledge you acquire in your major area. They will enrich your professional effectiveness as you improve your skills in writing, communication, critical thinking, principles and ethics, and diversity – abilities that employers across all industries value in graduates. The comprehensive Major Area coursework involves development of significant high-level technical skills that are immediately applicable, but can also serve as the bedrock for graduate studies.
Problem Solving with Computing
Database Management Systems
• Interpret and use statistical data information
Fundamentals of Graphic Design
Advanced Graphic Design
• Gain knowledge of web graphic development software
Principles of Programming
Information Systems Architecture & Technology
Introduction to Web Page Construction
• Master client/server programming
Graphic Editing Software
Web Design & Implementation
• Apply basic marketing theory to web development
Web Information Systems Programming
Web Animation Techniques
Web Application Development
Web Development Capstone
• Craft and manage enterprise-level websites
Consult the Academic Bulletin for complete information on degree requirements.
Why choose Franklin University? Fully accredited and nonprofit, Franklin University has offered programs designed especially for adult learners for more than 100 years. Today, more than 11,000 students from across the country and around the world choose Franklin each year.
Gain knowledge employers need
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Each major is designed with the input of industry experts to ensure you gain relevant knowledge. Our students and graduates are known for bringing fresh thinking to the workplace. In fact, in the last year alone, 1/3 of our students earned job promotions prior to graduating. What’s more, thousands of our students and graduates are employed by the nation’s top Fortune 100 companies.
With highly competitive tuition rates that are below the national average, Franklin helps you invest in your future by keeping your education affordable. We also offer tuition assistance and payment options to fit your needs. In fact, in 2009 alone, Franklin students received more than $15 million in scholarships and grants.
Maximize previously earned credits
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Community and technical college students can finish a bachelor’s degree faster by transferring up to 84 semester hours or 126 quarter hours into Franklin University. With such a seamless transfer process, it’s easy to see why 90% of Franklin students transfer credits from other schools.
If you’re like most Franklin students, you want an education that works around your schedule and offers different learning options. That’s why our courses are offered in 6-, 12-, and 15-week schedules and can be taken on campus at numerous locations, online, or a combination of both.
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