Web Development and Administration Degree Specialization
Master the skills needed to conceive, design, build, program, and manage web sites. This web development and administration specialization offers courses in both front-end and back-end programming. Front-end includes designing the navigation and tools of a given site, while back-end entails establishing database and hardware infrastructure. Apply your advanced Web Development and Administration skills to all kinds of web applications, even complex e-commerce sites. With this technical expertise, you'll know how to incorporate the security measures necessary to protect web-based applications from external threats and safeguard customer privacy and accessibility.
Follow a career track in Web Development and Administration by choosing this specialization when you earn your bachelor's degree in Computer Information Systems (CIS) from DeVry University.
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All students enrolled in site-based programs will be required to take some coursework online and, for some programs and locations, a substantial portion of the program may be required to be completed online.
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Want to learn how to navigate today’s tech-infused, dynamic and interconnected workplaces? Take the TechPath. Specially designed to help you gain the kinds of applied tech skills that are crucial in more and more companies today1, each TechPath class is powered by a learning rubric developed at DeVry called People-Process-Data-Devices, or P2D2. And because we believe TechPath is so important for our students and for helping to close the applied tech skills gap in this country, we’re offering our TechPath associates and bachelor’s degree programs to new students at a 20% savings2.
1Exploring America’s Tech Skills Gap and the Parallel Deficits of Applied Tech Skills and Hard Tech Skills, by The Career Advisory Board: http://careeradvisoryboard.org/research/technology-skills-gap-survey
2TechPath Associate and Bachelor’s degree programs are offered to new students at the cost of $487 per credit hour, which is 20% lower than our Non TechPath rate at $609. 20% savings is applicable to those who apply after 4/21/2017. New TechPath pricing savings do not apply to certificate programs.
When you specialize your Computer Information Systems degree in Web Development and Administration, your coursework at DeVry University may include these courses:
Principles of E-Commerce
Advanced Web Application Development
Providing comprehensive coverage of a broad spectrum of e-commerce principles, models, and practices, this web development course explores Internet marketing and retailing; payment and order fulfillment; and various e-commerce models such as business-to-business (B2B) and consumer-to-consumer (C2C).
This web development course introduces students to web architecture and connectivity. Topics include Internet protocols such as transmission control protocol/Internet protocol (TCP/IP); domain name server (DNS); simple mail transfer protocol (smtp), hypertext transfer protocol (http) and file transfer protocol (ftp); and design of an Internet or corporate intranet infrastructure to meet specific needs.
Building on basics of design, coding, and scripting, as well as database connectivity for web-based applications, students in this web development course introduces concepts of data interchange, message exchange and web application components. A programming language such as Java, C .Net or Visual Basic.Net is used to implement business-related web-based applications.