Program Information

Are you intrigued by the internet? Do you want to design fantastic web sites? If so, San Jacinto College’s web application program might be the right path for you! With a focus on web technologies such as PHP, SQL, JavaScript, and XML, our program teaches students the necessary skills to work in the challenging field of web site creation with a primary focus on programming concepts and web site security.

At San Jacinto College our web page programming curriculum:

  • Is designed to provide the student with basic web applications development skills;
  • Places on emphasis on designing web applications to communicate with data sources and business systems;
  • Will train students to understand how web pages connect to data sources and back-end data servers; and
  • Offers two paths: The web applications development certificate of technology is designed for students who desire to earn their credential after three semesters of study. All courses required for this certificate will also apply toward the Web Applications Development Specialty Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree.

Additional Information

Note for transfer students: Some of the courses for this degree will be accepted for transfer to certain colleges/universities. Students are encouraged to check with a counselor for details on course transferability. San Jacinto College offers two courses of study in this area that include computer information technology and computer science.

Career Opportunities

An AAS degree or certificate of technology prepares students for a career as a:

  • Webmaster,
  • Web specialist,
  • Web applications developer,
  • Web designer, or
  • Mobile apps developer.

Earning Potential

Web developer Median Salary: $72,018 per year1

For more information, please contact 281-998-6150, x7242


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