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Web Development & Administration Pathway

CTE Pathways: Connecting High School to College and Career
Career and Technical Education courses help you get started on your pathway to success.

Program Description
Web development industry certification programs target individuals interested in demonstrating the baseline of technical knowledge that would allow them to pursue a variety of Internet-related careers. iNet+ is accepted by all other Internet certification programs as a fundamental (beginning) level certification and is a good place to start.

i-Net+ is a vendor-neutral, entry-level Internet certification program that tests baseline technical knowledge of Internet, Intranet and Extranet technologies, independent of specific Internet-related career roles.

You Will Learn
  • Baseline technical knowledge of Internet, Intranet and Extranet technologies.
  • Internet basics, Internet clients, development, networking, security and business concepts.
  • CIW and WOW build upon the i-Net+ curriculum.

Pathway Brochure
Class availability may vary at your high school.
-Web Development & Administration - PDF

Industry Certification
Earn industry certification in this Pathway.
-Web Development and Administration Industry Certification - PDF

  • Adobe Web Communication Using Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Web Development and Administration

Student Leadership Organization
IT students who want to participate in a student leadership organization can choose between the following organizations.

Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
FBLA provides students with opportunities for leadership, community involvement, business partnerships, and competition with other students in events ranging from Public Speaking to Job Interview to Parliamentary Procedures.

SkillsUSA
SkillsUSA provides quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship, and character development. The organization builds and reinforces self-confidence, work attitudes, and communication skills. It emphasizes total quality at work, high ethical standards, superior work skills, lifelong education, and pride in the dignity of work.

Technology Student Association (TSA)
TSA is the only student organization dedicated exclusively to students enrolled in technology education classes in grades K-12. Students participate in chapter fund-raising activities and community service projects. Leadership training is offered to student officers at the local, state or nation levels.

Beyond High School
There are a number of options for education and training beyond high school, depending on your career goals.

  • Certificate
  • Associate degree
  • Bachelorís degree
  • Professional degree
  • On-the-job training
  • Apprenticeship
  • Military training

 

Sample Occupations
  • Internet Project Manager
  • IT Education Teacher
  • Webmaster
  • Web Administrator
  • Web Developer
  • Web Graphic Designer
  • Web Programmer/Analyst

Workforce Trends
Growth will be driven by rapid increases in the computer and data processing services industry. Employment prospects should be favorable, especially for candidates who have either a degree in computer science or computer engineering or an MBA with a concentration in information systems.

Source: Utah Department of Workforce Services

Utah Wage
For information on salary projections, labor market demand, and training options, log on to www.utahfutures.org.

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