Nov 30, 2023  
2016-2017 Catalog 
2016-2017 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

Visual Arts, Web and Interactive Design, Certificate

Award: Certificate (code CRT.ART.WEB.I-DSGN)

Total Credit Hours: 37-39 credit hours.

Purpose: The web and interactive design certificate is intended for professionals already holding a degree who wish to make a career change or update skills in the web design industry. Professionals with a traditional background in print design hoping to expand into the web arena may also benefit from the certificate in web and interactive design. Credits earned for the certificate may be applied to the Associate of Applied Science degree program in web and interactive design. The program provides an introduction to the design process from concept to completion, as well as allowing the student to choose an additional area of focus: marketing or programming. This certificate is not a substitute for a degree in web or interactive design.

Range of Occupations

  • Entry-level web or interactive designer
  • Junior web or interactive designer
  • Web or interactive design intern
  • Freelance web designer

Occupations can be explored further through the virtual Careers Center.

Special Conditions

Financial Aid: This program has not been approved or is pending approval by the U.S. Department of Education federal aid program eligibility. Students enrolled in this program may not be eligible to receive financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education (Pell Grants, SEOG, Federal Work-Study, Direct Loans or PLUS loans) or the Maryland Higher Education Commission (Educational Assistance Grants, Senatorial Scholarships or Delegate Scholarships). For current information on eligible programs, contact Financial Aid.

Degree/Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements

Demonstrated eligibility for ENG 111 .

Select one pair of the following focus courses:

Related Educational Opportunities

Continuing Education and Workforce Development Offerings

Additional courses, credentials and/or certifications may be available through the  AACC School of Continuing Education and Workforce Development.