Web Design

Web Design

The Internet is a primary source of communication, and organizations of every size have a critical need for website designers. Whether you're interested in large scale manufacturers, small retailers, a nonprofit organization or an institution, an associate degree from GCC in Web Design offers a perfect pathway to a rewarding career.

Why GCC?

GCC's Web Design degree program offers a unique curriculum that emphasizes hands-on experience with the latest technology and exposure to emerging trends. You will learn:

  • Layout and design
  • Web programming
  • Database concepts
  • System administration
  • Internet security
  • Photography
  • Computer graphics
  • Multimedia Technology

You will also participate in a two-tiered cooperative experience, where you will first simulate working for a client, and then be assigned a true business to work with. GCC Web Design students have worked with DeZine Zone, Nunda Farm Service, Sungard Higher Education, Wahl Studios, Paychex, and other affiliates through this program. Through this opportunity, you may find your work implemented by the client, or may be offered a professional position.

Career Opportunities

Students with a Web Design degree will find job prospects in:

  • Information Technology
  • Web Architecture
  • Web Design
  • Webmaster

Transfer Opportunities

GCC has many transfer agreements with 4-year institutions like:

  • Bryant & Stratton
  • Daemen College
  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
  • Empire State College/SUNY
  • Excelsior College
  • Franklin University
  • Hartwick College
  • Houghton College
  • Keuka College
  • Medaille College
  • Paul Smith's College
  • RIT
  • Roberts Wesleyan College
  • SUNY College at Brockport
  • SUNY College at Fredonia
  • SUNY College at Geneseo
  • SUNY College at Oswego
  • Utica College
  • Wells College
  • Western Governors University

Please contact our Transfer Center for more information.