Following a Career in Web Design

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I Wanna Be a Web Designer

What is a Web designer

A Web designer is a type of artist. They create masterpieces using code instead of a canvas. They are able to manipulate C.R.A.P. and turn it into a beautiful website.


In order to become a successful Web designer, one first needs to get a degree. It is recommended to get a bachelor's degree, usually in computer science, communications or business or Completion of a college program in computer science, graphic arts, Web design or Business.

If your in the AZ area, schools that you might want to check out are:

  • Mesa Community College
  • University of Pheonix
  • Kaplan University

On average, this degree would cost you around $10,063 - $12,400.

It would take 2 - 6 years of school in order to receive these degrees.

A specific degree one can get is a degree in Web design.

Schools noted for their programs in Web Design


The different jobs a web designer can have are:

  • Creating Web sites for companies
  • Managing Web sites
  • Animation and Game developers

Coding Languages

In order to work in Web design, you must know how to read the following languages.

  • Html
  • CSS
  • Javascript
  • Java
  • C++
  • PHP
  • ASP
  • Perl


Some experience may be required, like past jobs or a degree from college.

Areas you need to know

You need to focus on how to get more people to view your website.

Concluding Thoughts

This area is advantageous because coding and web design is very easy, but it's seems hard. This is why web designers are so rare, and it's also why their payed a lot. It does interest me because apparently learning web design can help with game development, which is what i would like to get into. This is something i'm interested in because it looks easy and the money pays well.