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IT Web Programmer - Technical Diploma

The IT-Web Programmer technical diploma provides learners the ability to integrate web technologies to develop database-driven, interactive and dynamic web sites.

Program Code: 311526
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Area of Study: Information Technology

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All credits in this technical diploma apply toward the following associate degree(s):

Web Development, 101522

All credits from the following certificate(s) apply toward this technical diploma:

Web Programmer, 901522

Web Design, 901352


  • Day
  • Evening
  • Full-time
  • Online: Some online courses may be delivered at specific times each week.
  • Part-time

How do I get started in this program?

Requirements for Program Entry

  • Apply at www.nwtc.edu/apply
  • Submit high school, GED, or HSED transcripts and college transcripts (if applicable) to transcripts@nwtc.edu
  • Tip! Our admission advisors will assist you through every step. Have questions? Connect with NWTC Admissions at start@nwtc.edu or 920-498-5444.

What are my courses?


In this one-year program, you will learn to develop interactive, dynamic websites. You will obtain hands-on skills and knowledge in database development, web coding, programming, and design. As a graduate, you will be prepared for a variety of information technology careers including web developer, web architect, and PHP developer, to name a few. All credits from this technical diploma program may be transferred into the Web Development associate degree program.

Total Credits 32
  • Curriculum Note: The credit for 10-890-101, College 101 is an Institutional Requirement for graduation. Consequently, it is not part of the program requirements, but must be passed with a C.

Program Outcomes

  • Design, build, or maintain web sites using authoring or scripting languages, content creation tools, management tools and digital media.
  • Perform or direct web site updates.
  • Backup files from web sites to local directories for instant recovery in case of problems.
  • Identify problems uncovered by testing or customer feedback, and correct problems or refer problems to appropriate personnel for correction.
  • Evaluate code to ensure that it is valid, is properly structured, meets industry standards and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems.
  • Maintain understanding of current web technologies or programming practices through continuing education, reading, or participation in professional conferences, workshops, or groups.
  • Analyze user needs to determine technical requirements.
  • Develop or validate test routines and schedules to ensure that test cases mimic external interfaces and address all browser and device types.

What careers are in my future?


Graduate Employment

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Employment Potential

A graduate of the program will have the potential for employment as a:

  • Web Developer
  • PHP Developer
  • Web Applications Developer
  • .NET Web Developer
  • Web Programmer
  • Web Architect
  • Web Specialist
  • Some positions may require additional education and/or work experience.

What else do I need to know about the program?

Study Abroad Opportunities

The International Programs staff continually seeks opportunities for students to travel abroad for educational experiences that may be offered in association with program courses.

Learn more about upcoming study abroad opportunities.


Classes wherever you have an internet connection. 

  • An in-person career experience, such as an internship, practicum, or credit for prior learning, may be required.
  • Some online courses may be held at specific dates/times.
Classes between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Classes between the hours of 5:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
A combination of online classes and Saturday and/or Sunday classes.
12 or more credits per term.
Fewer than 12 credits per term.