Sauk Valley Community College

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(B37) Computer Information Systems: Web Design

College Catalog - B37

Program Description

(B37) Certificate

The Web Design certificate consists of a core of courses designed to prepare the student for entry-level positions in web site design and support. Instruction includes hands-on experience with Web browsers, search engines, web-authoring and multimedia authoring software, and introductory-level web programming.

Work and Employment

Increasingly, companies both large and small desire a Web presence, and workers are needed to design, develop and support these Web sites. Employers are increasingly interested in employees who can combine areas of technical expertise or who are adaptable and able to learn and incorporate new skills and keep pace with rapidly emerging and changing technologies.

Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Academic Advising, 815/835-6354;
Dr. Mary Lou Kidder, Professor of Computer Information Systems, 815/835-6358;
Kevin Megill, Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems, 815/835-6251;
Valarie Wittman, Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems, 815/835-6388.

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on current tuition and fee rates for the required number 16 credit hours.

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State
Tuition $1,776.00 $5,120.00 $5,552.00
Student Activity Fee $75.00 $75.00 $75.00
Course Fees $95.00 $95.00 $95.00
Total Tuition and Fees $1,871.00 $5,215.00 $5,647.00

Estimated Additional Costs

The following figures are based on the average estimated per-credit-hour cost of attendance for the required number 16 credit hours. Actual costs will vary; check the Class Schedule for actual book costs.

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State
Room and Board $3,375.00
Books and Supplies $750.56
Grand Total $5,996.56 $9,340.56 $9,772.56