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Bachelor of Arts in Website Development

The B.A. in Website Development is a focused program in creating websites, both from a technical and an artistic perspective. Students with this degree work in many different industries in the private and public sector. Since most entities require a website, jobs are available in almost any industry that must communicate their services and messages online.

Degree Requirements

Core Competencies Credits
English 1010 Writing or CSEN 1250 Writing 4
Select one course:
  • Math
  • PHIL 1060 Critical Thinking
  • PHIL 1210 Elementary Symbolic Logic
  • BSMT 3250 Business Statistics (recommended)
  • CPST 1070 Math for Information Technology
3

Foreign Language or non-Western Culture

6-8
Supporting Requirement Credits
Oral Communications – Select one course:
  • SPEC 1400 Intro to Public Speaking
  • SPEC 3110 Small Group Communications
  • THEA 2100 Fundamentals of Acting
  • BSMT 2250 Business Communications
3
Distribution Requirements (at least two disciplines per category) Credits
Humanities 12
Sciences 12
Social Sciences 12
Writing Requirement Credits
Designated writing course 3-4

 

Major Requirements

Major Core Courses Credits
MDAR 1010 Intro to Media Arts 3
MDAR 2200 Digital Illustration 3
MDAR 2300 Digital Imaging 3
Select one course:
  • CPST 2400 Webpage Design & Development
  • MDAR 2810 Web Design
3
CPST 3410 Website Development with JavaScript 3
Select one course:
  • MDAR 2010 Ethical Issues in the Media
  • MDAR 2050 Media and the Law
3
BSMT 2750 Introduction to Franchising 3
MDAR 4320 Digital Portfolio 3
Select one course:
  • MDAR 2350 Graphic Design I
  • MDAR 3200 Animation I
  • CPST 3400 Website Development with XML/XHTML
  • CPST 3420 Website Development with CGI/Perl
  • CPST 3430 Website Development with ASP
3
MDAR 5010 Media Arts Internship 3
Minor (optional) Credits
Varies according to minor chosen  
General Electives Credits
As needed to total 120 credits  
Total 120