Web Development (Technology Applications)

About Our Program

The Web Development program of study explores the occupations and educational opportunities associated with designing, creating, and modifying websites. This program of study may also explore integrating websites with other computer applications, and converting written, graphic, audio, and video components to compatible web formats by using software designed to facilitate the creation of web and multimedia content.

Potential Web Development Careers:

Front-End Developers, Back-End Developers, Full Stack Developers, JavaScript Developers.

Web Developer Job Facts

The web developer job market is expected to grow by 14.9% between 2016 and 2026, with the salary for Web Developers in Texas averaging $70,630.

The web developer industry is concentrated in California, New York, Texas.

One type of developer may focus on setting up the back end of a site (back-end developer) while another may focus on the client side to add style and functionality to the website itself (front-end developer).

Job Roles and facts gathered from “Web Developer.” CareerExplorer, www.careerexplorer.com/careers/web-developer/.

  • Web Development Pathway

    LEVEL 1

    • Principles of Information Technology*

    LEVEL 2

    • Computer Programming I

    LEVEL 3

    • Web Design**

    LEVEL 4

    • Practicum in Information Technology
    • Project Based Research

    CERTIFICATION OPTIONS

    • Oracle Certified Associate
    • Java SE 8
    • We Certified Web Design Certification
    • Microsoft Technology Associate Introduction to Programming Certifications
    • App Development with Swift Certification Level 1

    * Offered at DATA Middle School
    ** Offered at both DATA Middle School and DATA High School