Web design training in Tallahassee is offered in community college or technical institute settings. Based on number of certificates granted and student-to-faculty ratio, the following school is considered a top school in Tallahassee for Web design training:
- Winner: Lively Technical Center awarded a higher number of certificates in Web design than any other institution in Tallahassee as of the 2012-2013 school year. The certificate can be earned in about one year.
School Info Chart
|Category||Lively Technical Center|
|School Type||Less than 2-year, public|
|Tuition & Fees (2013-2014)||Undergrad: $6,206*|
|Web Design Programs Offered||Certificate|
|Web Design Certificates Awarded in 2012-2013||6*|
|Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2010-11 Entering Class||33%*|
|Noteworthy||Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Council of Occupational Education and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement|
Sources: *NCES College Navigator
Lively Technical Center
- 21:1 student-to-faculty ratio
- Integrates classroom instruction with hands-on learning opportunities
- Partners with local schools to allow students to participate in degree programs
A local businessman founded Lively Technical Center in Tallahassee, Florida, in 1937. With three campuses in Tallahassee, the 2-year public school serves just over 1,000 undergraduate students. The school offers vocational training to teens and adults alike; high school students may be dually enrolled, attending LTC part-time in conjunction with their high school program.
In the 1,050-hour Certificate in Web Development program, students learn to design dynamic, user-friendly websites. They create sites that are standard-compliant and compatible with all Web browsers. Courses in Web scripting, e-commerce and Web interface design are among those included in the curriculum. Students use industry-standard products to develop effective Web design, and they use coding skills in XHTML and HTML. Software applications used in the program include Adobe Dreamweaver CS5, Adobe Flash CS5 and Adobe Photoshop CS5. Applicants need to have at least an associate's degree.