Multimedia & Web Design

Employment

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for Web developers is projected to grow 22 percent  between 2010 and 2020, which faster than average for all occupations. BLS: "Employment of web developers is expected to grow as ecommerce continues to grow. Online purchasing is expected to continue to grow faster than the overall retail industry. As retail firms expand their online offerings, demand for web developers will increase."

Acquiring a solid, industry-driven education in HTML as well as critical design principles gives DCTC Multimedia & Web Design graduates a powerful competitive advantage. BLS: "Web developers need to have a thorough understanding of HTML. Many employers also want developers to understand other languages, such as JavaScript or SQL, as well as have some knowledge of multimedia publishing tools, such as Flash. Some employers prefer web developers who have both a computer degree and have taken classes in graphic design, especially when hiring developers who will be heavily involved in the website’s visual appearance."

Potential Job Titles

  • Web Designer
  • Web Developer
  • Multimedia Specialist
  • Multimedia Designer
  • Multimedia Developer
  • Web Specialist

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