Web Design Requirements
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Web design trends and technologies are constantly evolving, and a web design degree will give the student professional skills that translate directly to the marketing, advertising, e-commerce and web design industries.
Courses typically include: designing and launching websites; designing interactive and online materials including motion graphics, banner ads, newsletters and content for mobile delivery; learning current versions of Dreamweaver, Edge and other industry-standard web design and rich media software; gaining coding skills in HTML and CSS; learning about responsive web design; learning about online marketing; and learning about interaction design and usability.
Web Design Careers
The career trajectory of people with a Web Design degree appears to be focused around a few careers. The most common career that users with Web Design degrees have experience in is Web Developer, followed by Graphic Designer, Web Designer, UX Designer, Blogger, Front-End Developer, Photographer, Search Engine Optimization Specialist, Computer Programmer, and Multimedia Animator.
|Career||% of graduates||% of population||Multiple|
|Search Engine Optimization Specialist||1.2%||0.1%||19.7×|
Web Design Salary
Web Design graduates earn on average $k, putting them in the bottom percentile of earners with a degree.
|Percentile||Earnings after graduation ($1000s USD)|
|25th (bottom earners)||-|
|Median (average earners)||-|
|75th (top earners)||-|
Web Design Underemployment
Web Design graduates are highly employed compared to other graduates. We have collected data on three types of underemployment. Part-time refers to work that is less than 30 hours per week. Non-college refers to work that does not require a college degree. Low-paying includes a list of low-wage service jobs such as janitorial work, serving, or dishwashing.
|Employment Type||Proportion of graduates|
|We are still collecting information for this degree|