Information Systems - Web Application Development
The Internet was initially designed for delivering documents across systems, but it's now used as a platform for sophisticated interactive systems used to perform complex tasks. The Web Application Development sequence focuses on the learning and application of web design and development knowledge to solve real-world problems, especially in the areas of business computing.
Students learn state-of-the-art web development design principles, methodologies and technologies through hands-on experience with real-world projects. The topics include client and server-side scripting, web interface design, web frameworks, mobile application development, web database processing, web application testing, and evaluation.
Point of Pride
School of Information Technology students are required to complete a professional practice (internship). Students apply their knowledge in a professional environment and network with potential future employers.
Why study Information Systems - Web Application Development?
With promising career prospects, the Web Application Development sequence prepares students well for a career as a web designer and developer, mobile app developer, front-end engineer, UI designer or UX designer.
Applying to Illinois State
Illinois State's preferred filing period for freshman students for the fall semester is September 1-November 15. Applying early is encouraged, as the University must limit enrollment due to space at the University and in specific majors/programs. Visit the Office of Admissions to apply today!