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Web Applications Developer Plus

  • 12 Months
  • 480 Course Hours
  • $2,995

Overview

Train to Become a Web Applications Developer

Master the fundamentals of web development and gain the skills you need to start an entry-level career as a web developer! Whether you're new to web development or want to enhance your skills, this course will teach you how to create dynamic, database-driven websites using the latest technologies. By course completion, you'll build and develop a web application from the ground up.

You will master basic HTML, the core technology behind almost all websites. From there, you will go on to learn CSS for styling pages and JavaScript for adding interactivity to your pages. You will then learn how to interact with a database, auto-generate emails, and create registration and login pages using HTML forms, PHP, and SQL. Let's not forget XML: this course will also teach you the basics of the fundamental markup language.

"This course will challenge you, but will help you develop a foundation for the new skills required in modern website design." - Thomas E.  

 

WIOA Approved

This is a Mississippi WIOA approved program.  Those interested in seeing if they qualify to use WIOA funding to pay for this training should contact their local MS WIN Job Center. 

What you will learn

  • How to use HTML, Cascading Style Sheets, and JavaScript to design web pages
  • How to use dynamic HTML to make your web pages more interactive
  • To use up-to-date, React and Vue techniques to create web applications
  • To use SQL to pull data from a database and to insert and modify data in a database
  • To employ XML to store and validate data and to make data more accessible to other applications
  • To use the latest HTML features to build forward-looking websites
  • To work with Bootstrap to create an efficient and responsive site
  • How to create and maintain a WordPress blog

How you will benefit

  • Gain intensive web development skills to jumpstart a career in a growing technical field
  • Master basic HTML and learn CSS for styling pages
  • Understand the latest trends in web development by mastering the fundamentals of Sass, React, Vue, SQL, XML, Bootstrap, and HTML
  • Build a website from scratch that can be used as the basis of your portfolio

How this course is taught

  • This is a non-credit program offered in partnership with ed2go.  You do not have to be admitted to the university to enroll in this program. 
  • This is an open enrollment program, which means you can enroll and start at any time.  There are no set start and end dates. 
  • This course is entirely online and can be completed at a pace and time that is convenient for you.  There are not set times you must attend classes.  
  • You will have 12-months from the date of enrollment to complete this program.  
Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites to take this course.

 

Job Outlook

Employment of web developers is projected to grow as ecommerce continues to expand. Online purchasing is expected to grow faster than the overall retail industry. As retail firms expand their online offerings, demand for web developers will grow. In addition, an increase in the use of mobile devices to search the web will lead to increased demand for web developers.

Earn $73,000+ Annually
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, he median annual wage for web developers was $73,760 in May 2019.
 
Expected 8% Job Growth
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projectes employment of web developers to grow 8 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations. Demand will be driven by the growing popularity of mobile devices and ecommerce.

 

Requirements

Hardware Requirements:

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.

Software Requirements:

  • PC: Windows 10 or later.
  • Mac: OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge is also compatible.
  • Visual Studio Code (not included in enrollment).
  • One of the following databases (not included in enrollment):
    • Microsoft Access
    • Microsoft SQL
    • Server Express
    • MySQL Oracle
  • MAMP (Instructions for installing both MAMP will be included with the course).
  • MySQL Workbench (Instructions for installing MySQL Workbench will be included with the course).
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.
  • You will need to have administrative access to your computer so you can properly configure the software and download other software during the course.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Other:

  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Instructional Materials

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online. Manuals are included as downloadable PDFs throughout the course.


 

Curriculum

Introduction to HTML

Introduction to CSS

Introduction to JavaScript

Creating, Styling, and Validating Forms

Advanced JavaScript Concepts

Sass

React

Vue

Bootstrap Training

WordPress Training

Introduction to SQL Training

Introduction to PHP Training

Introduction to XML Training


 

Instructor

Nat Dunn
Nat Dunn founded Webucator in 2003 to combine his passion for technical training with his business expertise and to help companies benefit from both. His previous experience was in sales, business and technical training, and management. Nat has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA in International Relations from Pomona College.

 

FAQs

WHAT DO WEB DEVELOPERS DO?
Web developers design and create websites. They are responsible for the look of the site. They are also responsible for the site’s technical aspects, such as its performance and capacity, which are measures of a website’s speed and how much traffic the site can handle.
 
WHAT TYPE OF ENVIRONMENT DO WEB DEVELOPERS WORK?
Most web developers work full time in computer systems design and related services.  
 
 
DO I HAVE TO BE ADMITTED TO MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY TO ENROLL IN THIS PROGRAM?
No, you do not have to be an admitted student to Mississippi State University to enroll in this program.  Our online non-credit advanced career training programs are open to all. 
 
WHEN CAN I START THE COURSE? 
This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course as soon as you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.
 
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO COMPLETE THIS COURSE? 
This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive 12-months to complete the course.
 
WHAT IF I DON'T HAVE ENOUGH TIME TO COMPLETE MY COURSE WITHIN THE TIME FRAME PROVIDED? 
The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.
 
WHAT KIND OF SUPPORT WILL I RECEIVE?  
You may be assigned with an instructor or team of industry experts for one-on-one course interaction. Your support will be available (via email) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our instructors are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach. You will also be assigned to an Advisor for academic support.
 
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN I COMPLETE THE COURSE? 
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from Mississippi State University Extension.
 
AM I GUARANTEED A JOB?  
This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
 
CAN I GET FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE?  
This course is non-credit, so it does not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA and Pell Grant. In some cases, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements. Financing is available, to learn more go to: https://www.ed2go.com/career/financial-assistance
 
HOW CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS COURSE?  
If you have questions that are not answered on our website, representatives are available via LIVE chat. You can also call us at 1-662-325-5002 during regular business hours to have your questions promptly answered. If you are visiting us during non-business hours, please send us a question using the "Request More Info" form.

Overview

Train to Become a Web Applications Developer

Master the fundamentals of web development and gain the skills you need to start an entry-level career as a web developer! Whether you're new to web development or want to enhance your skills, this course will teach you how to create dynamic, database-driven websites using the latest technologies. By course completion, you'll build and develop a web application from the ground up.

You will master basic HTML, the core technology behind almost all websites. From there, you will go on to learn CSS for styling pages and JavaScript for adding interactivity to your pages. You will then learn how to interact with a database, auto-generate emails, and create registration and login pages using HTML forms, PHP, and SQL. Let's not forget XML: this course will also teach you the basics of the fundamental markup language.

"This course will challenge you, but will help you develop a foundation for the new skills required in modern website design." - Thomas E.  

 

WIOA Approved

This is a Mississippi WIOA approved program.  Those interested in seeing if they qualify to use WIOA funding to pay for this training should contact their local MS WIN Job Center. 

What you will learn

  • How to use HTML, Cascading Style Sheets, and JavaScript to design web pages
  • How to use dynamic HTML to make your web pages more interactive
  • To use up-to-date, React and Vue techniques to create web applications
  • To use SQL to pull data from a database and to insert and modify data in a database
  • To employ XML to store and validate data and to make data more accessible to other applications
  • To use the latest HTML features to build forward-looking websites
  • To work with Bootstrap to create an efficient and responsive site
  • How to create and maintain a WordPress blog

How you will benefit

  • Gain intensive web development skills to jumpstart a career in a growing technical field
  • Master basic HTML and learn CSS for styling pages
  • Understand the latest trends in web development by mastering the fundamentals of Sass, React, Vue, SQL, XML, Bootstrap, and HTML
  • Build a website from scratch that can be used as the basis of your portfolio

How this course is taught

  • This is a non-credit program offered in partnership with ed2go.  You do not have to be admitted to the university to enroll in this program. 
  • This is an open enrollment program, which means you can enroll and start at any time.  There are no set start and end dates. 
  • This course is entirely online and can be completed at a pace and time that is convenient for you.  There are not set times you must attend classes.  
  • You will have 12-months from the date of enrollment to complete this program.  
Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites to take this course.

 

Job Outlook

Employment of web developers is projected to grow as ecommerce continues to expand. Online purchasing is expected to grow faster than the overall retail industry. As retail firms expand their online offerings, demand for web developers will grow. In addition, an increase in the use of mobile devices to search the web will lead to increased demand for web developers.

Earn $73,000+ Annually
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, he median annual wage for web developers was $73,760 in May 2019.
 
Expected 8% Job Growth
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projectes employment of web developers to grow 8 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations. Demand will be driven by the growing popularity of mobile devices and ecommerce.

 

Requirements

Hardware Requirements:

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.

Software Requirements:

  • PC: Windows 10 or later.
  • Mac: OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge is also compatible.
  • Visual Studio Code (not included in enrollment).
  • One of the following databases (not included in enrollment):
    • Microsoft Access
    • Microsoft SQL
    • Server Express
    • MySQL Oracle
  • MAMP (Instructions for installing both MAMP will be included with the course).
  • MySQL Workbench (Instructions for installing MySQL Workbench will be included with the course).
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.
  • You will need to have administrative access to your computer so you can properly configure the software and download other software during the course.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Other:

  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Instructional Materials

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online. Manuals are included as downloadable PDFs throughout the course.


 

Curriculum

Introduction to HTML

Introduction to CSS

Introduction to JavaScript

Creating, Styling, and Validating Forms

Advanced JavaScript Concepts

Sass

React

Vue

Bootstrap Training

WordPress Training

Introduction to SQL Training

Introduction to PHP Training

Introduction to XML Training


 

Instructor

Nat Dunn
Nat Dunn founded Webucator in 2003 to combine his passion for technical training with his business expertise and to help companies benefit from both. His previous experience was in sales, business and technical training, and management. Nat has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA in International Relations from Pomona College.

 

FAQs

WHAT DO WEB DEVELOPERS DO?
Web developers design and create websites. They are responsible for the look of the site. They are also responsible for the site’s technical aspects, such as its performance and capacity, which are measures of a website’s speed and how much traffic the site can handle.
 
WHAT TYPE OF ENVIRONMENT DO WEB DEVELOPERS WORK?
Most web developers work full time in computer systems design and related services.  
 
 
DO I HAVE TO BE ADMITTED TO MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY TO ENROLL IN THIS PROGRAM?
No, you do not have to be an admitted student to Mississippi State University to enroll in this program.  Our online non-credit advanced career training programs are open to all. 
 
WHEN CAN I START THE COURSE? 
This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course as soon as you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.
 
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO COMPLETE THIS COURSE? 
This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive 12-months to complete the course.
 
WHAT IF I DON'T HAVE ENOUGH TIME TO COMPLETE MY COURSE WITHIN THE TIME FRAME PROVIDED? 
The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.
 
WHAT KIND OF SUPPORT WILL I RECEIVE?  
You may be assigned with an instructor or team of industry experts for one-on-one course interaction. Your support will be available (via email) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our instructors are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach. You will also be assigned to an Advisor for academic support.
 
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN I COMPLETE THE COURSE? 
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from Mississippi State University Extension.
 
AM I GUARANTEED A JOB?  
This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
 
CAN I GET FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE?  
This course is non-credit, so it does not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA and Pell Grant. In some cases, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements. Financing is available, to learn more go to: https://www.ed2go.com/career/financial-assistance
 
HOW CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS COURSE?  
If you have questions that are not answered on our website, representatives are available via LIVE chat. You can also call us at 1-662-325-5002 during regular business hours to have your questions promptly answered. If you are visiting us during non-business hours, please send us a question using the "Request More Info" form.

Registration Information

WIOA Approved

This is a Mississippi WIOA approved program.  Those interested in seeing if they qualify to use WIOA funding to pay for this training should contact their local MS WIN Job Center. 

The Web Applications Developer Plus Training program is 100% online and allows you to enroll at any time.  After enrolling you will have 12-months to complete the program at a pace that is convenient for you.  You can get started today by clicking the "Enroll Now" button below and completing your registration at our partner ed2go site.