Costs

Enrollment Fees and Tuition

Tuition costs and fees are subject to change at any time. Please contact the Cerro Coso Admissions and Records office at (760) 384-6357 for official fee information, or visit their web page at https://www.cerrocoso.edu/studentservices/registration/tuition-and-fees.

To estimate the costs for tuition, books, and software, you can use the worksheet below. Online students will need to purchase software, and those costs are factored in. Although on-campus courses don't require students to purchase software, the advanced web design courses are only taught online. Students will need to purchase software eventually

The following is a Cost Estimator Calculator for the 34-unit Web Design Certificate, using a sample set of electives. Chose your residency status to populate the calculator with the correct values. The Associate Degree in Web Design will somewhat less than twice the cost of the certificate. Actual costs are subject to the particular electives that are chosen, as software and textbooks can vary. The electives in the form below are several of the more expensive electives, so your costs may be less.

Cost Estimator Calculator

(Information on residency requirements)

Core Courses Fees Books Software Total
CSCI C101 - Intro to Computer Information Systems $ $175 None $
DMA C102 - Digital Imaging with Photoshop $ $225 Adobe Photoshop (Adobe CC $19.99 per month) $
DMA C111 - Fundamentals of Web Development $ $40 Plain Text Editor and FTP Software, free $
DMA C113 - Accessibility & Usability $ $110 Adobe Photoshop (Adobe CC $19.99 per month)
Plain Text Editor and FTP Software or Dreamweaver CC
$
DMA C117 - Web Design with Dreamweaver $ $145 Adobe Photoshop CC and Adobe Dreamweaver CC, (Adobe CC $19.99 per month) $
DMA C119 - Advanced Web Development $ $40 Plain Text Editor and FTP Software, free $
DMA C201 - E-Commerce $ $182 None
$
DMA C211 - Web Scripting with Javascript $ $35 Plain Text Editor and FTP Software, free
$
DMA C213 - Web Development with PHP and MySQL $ $45 Plain Text Editor and FTP Software, free
$
CSCI C143 Network+ Fundementals of Networking $ $116 None $
DMA C280 - Web Production Management $ $100 Adobe Photoshop (Adobe CC $19.99 per month) $
Estimated Total $

Software

Required software applications are: