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Web Development - Associate Degree

Web developers design, implement, and maintain web applications and websites. The Web Development program will provide you with the skills necessary to become a full stack developer. Learn HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to design the user interface (UI) while implementing design concepts to enhance the user experience (UX). Then combine your front-end skills with back-end technologies including database design and development, programming with ASP.NET, PHP, and WordPress. Web development is an exciting combination of front-end design along with back-end programming, a perfect combination for students who like to design and code.

Program Code: 101522
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Area of Study: Information Technology

Program Costs & Financial Aid

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This program is fully eligible for financial aid.

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

IT Web Programmer, 311526

Web Design Technician, 311522

All credits from the following certificate(s) apply toward this associate degree:

Web Design, 901352

Some credits from the following certificate(s) apply toward this associate degree:

Web Programmer, 901522


  • 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?


Students following the study plan below will complete the Web Development Associate Degree in the number of semesters shown.

Total Credits 62
  • 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

  • Implement a back-end web application
  • Apply customer experience guidelines
  • Integrate web data technologies
  • Build web-based software applications
  • Develop project documents

What careers are in my future?


Graduate Employment

with 50% in field

Employment Potential

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

  • Web Developer: designs, implements, and maintains internet and internet web applications/sites.
  • Web Technical Support: develops and maintains internal system support processes and coordinates the integration of the web with other computer systems.
  • Web Analyst: track and analyze key business metrics related to web activities.
  • Some positions may require additional education and/or work experience.

What's next after graduation?

Start here. Finish at a four-year.

NWTC transfer programs are offered through collaborative agreements with our four-year college and university partners. See where your associate degree credits will transfer.

What else do I need to know about the program?


Programs in the College of Business at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs. ACBSP's accreditation process follows the Baldrige model. The accreditation focuses on recognizing teaching excellence, determining student learning outcomes, and a continuous improvement model. ACBSP’s student-centered teaching and learning approach, which is measured and analyzed for quality, ensures that students gain the right skills from their educational investment. Institutions with programs accredited by ACBSP are committed to continuous improvement that ensures their business program will give students the skills employers want.

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Overland Park, KS 66213

Phone: (913) 339-9356


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.