Design and develop the behind-the-scenes code and programming of a wide variety of websites and web-based services with a Master of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in Web Development online at Southern New Hampshire University. Develop websites, web applications and methods for driving traffic to websites. Learn how people actually use the Internet and apply that knowledge to your strategic development planning. Examine how to collect statistics on website usage. Discover how demographic and other data can be implemented to improve site functionality and popularity.
Our online MS in IT with a concentration in Web Design allows you to gain expertise in HTML/XML, scripting, embedding rich media and database connectivity, audience analysis, branding, page layout and templates, content organization, and managing and marketing websites. Throughout the web design and development program, you’ll become familiar with e-commerce techniques, including e-business models, online security, privacy and ethics.
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission – to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your MS in IT at SNHU include:
Acceptance decisions are made on a rolling basis throughout the year for our 5 graduate terms. You can apply at any time and get a decision within days of submitting all required materials. To apply, simply contact an admission counselor, who can help you explore financial options. Your counselor can also walk you through the application process, which involves completing a graduate application ($40 fee) and providing undergraduate transcripts.
Candidates must also submit a professional resume.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of jobs available for web developers is projected to increase 13% by 2026, making it one of the fastest growing occupations.* As the amount of data and the number of Internet users and online services increase, so will the need for web administrators and developers. A master's in web development online will help qualify you for a position in a variety of fields, including marketing departments, design firms, advertising agencies and others who rely on web design experts.
Through our Cyber Security Center of Excellence, SNHU proudly supports cyber security students across the globe. To learn more about our contributions to the field, and connect with our academic leaders, visit our Cyber Security Center of Excellence page.
You'll receive hands-on training in interface design, object-oriented design, data management and data security with the master’s in web development online degree program. Courses are taught by knowledgeable faculty with real-world experience.
SNHU provides cloud-based virtual environments in some courses to give you access to the technology you need for your degree – and your career. Learn more about our virtual environments.
Total Credits: 36
Windows 7* or newer
Note: If your computer runs on Windows 7, see the information regarding Windows 7 End of Life below
CD/DVD drive. External hard drive. Extra power cord. Headphones/earbuds
*Windows 7 End of Life Statement for Students
Effective Jan. 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer support Windows 7. What does this mean for you?
As part of the continuing evolution of computer systems, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates for Windows 7. Keeping your computer current with security updates helps your computer run better and protect your information. Since Microsoft will no longer release updates, the information on your computer will be more vulnerable and your computer may not function as well.
We strongly recommend you update to Windows 10 at your earliest convenience. You can upgrade to Windows 10 for free.
Have questions? Contact the ITS help desk via the service portal or by phone at 1.855.877.9919. Technical support is available 24/7.
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer a 25% tuition discount for U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty.
*Tuition Rates are subject to change and are reviewed Annually.
$40 Application Fee, $150 Graduation Fee, Course Materials ($ varies by course)
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