The Undergraduate Certificate in Web Design offered by Sessions College provides students with a comprehensive foundation in visual design and coding for the web. Here's an overview of the program:

Program Overview:

  • The program is designed to be completed in two semesters, offering a focused curriculum to advance your creative career in web design.
  • Students gain an understanding of the fundamentals of digital imaging, color, typography, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, and how to implement them effectively in web design projects.
  • Emphasis is placed on developing graphic design and coding skills practiced by front-end designers, enabling students to create responsive websites.

Program Curriculum:

  • The curriculum consists of 24 credits, covering essential topics in web design, including Photoshop, design foundations, HTML, CSS, Illustrator, Bootstrap, JavaScript, advanced CSS, web typography, and UX/UI design.
  • Courses are structured to provide a comprehensive understanding of web design principles, focusing on both the visual and technical aspects of creating responsive websites.

Program Outcomes:

By completing the program, students develop competencies in:

  • Web Coding/Design: Creating responsive websites using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and modern frameworks like Bootstrap.
  • Technology: Creating images and layouts using design software like Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and other industry technologies.
  • Art/Design Principles: Producing visually compelling work by applying knowledge of color, typography, and composition.
  • Web Publishing: Publishing sites to the web, validating and troubleshooting to fix errors or cross-browser issues, and adhering to accessibility best practices.

The Undergraduate Certificate in Web Design from Sessions College equips students with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in the dynamic field of web design, preparing them for various opportunities in the industry.

Financial aid

Financial aid may be available for those who qualify.


Sessions College

Sessions College for Professional Design, founded in 1997, is a leading online education provider offering Bachelor’s Degrees, Associate Degrees, and Certificates in diverse creative fields. Accredited by DEAC and Middle States Commission, the college emphasizes industry-relevant, project-based learning, serving a global community of adult learners from over 90 countries. Recognized for excellence in online education, Sessions College prepares students for successful careers in dynamic creative industries.

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