As more and more communication and information retrieval is handled through the Web, there is a growing need for Web developers. If this is something that interests you, you might consider a major in computing and information studies at W&J. You may want to consider a concentration in graphic design, which is an interdisciplinary program of the art and computing and information studies departments.
Any student, regardless of major, can participate in the graphic design concentration, which teaches you to develop sophisticated imagery that is reflective of your personal style.
To fulfill the concentration in graphic design, you need to complete the following:
2-D and 3-D Design
Graphic Design Studio
Successful Web developers also need to understand business and marketing. They should know how to listen, take direction, and implement the ideas of their clients. The following courses will help you succeed in the field of web development:
Contemporary American Business
Small Business Analysis
Culture and the Media
Editing and Print Design
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
The Psychology of Communicating
Sensation and Perception