Find out about the Professors and their background, expertise in their chosen fields.
And if your degree is in Web Design, make sure that the lecturers have solid commerical Web Design experience and can list numerous brilliantly designed and functioning websites on their resume. Expect big-name .coms amongst the mix.
Just as you'd expect a lecturer in thermodynamics to be at the top of the field in thermodynamic research, so too must you demand your web design lecturers be people at the very apex of professional web design.
A PhD doesn't make someone a good lecturer in Web Design or Web Development. Don't get blinded by titles. If someone's biggest online achievement is a faculty website and a homepage for their pet then they aren't remotely qualified to teach you to a professional level.