Web Development

Web Development

Start Your Career in Web Development

The Web Development certificate at Kirkwood is an option for students within the Associate of Applied Science Web Technologies degree. Students will learn more about web programming, client side scripting, and more. 

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Program Details

The Web Development certificate requires 18 credit hours. Course work includes:

Term 1

  • CIS-121: Introduction to Programming Logic* (3)
  • CIS-207: Fundamentals of Web Programming* (3)
  • BCA-290: Web Design Principles (3)

Term 2

  • CIS-280: Client Side Scripting (3)
  • CIS-334: PHP/Apache/MySQL* (3)
  • CIS-335: Relational Database Technologies and SQL* (3)

*Grade requirement C- or higher.

Read more about the Web Technologies degree.

There are a variety of career opportunities for students studying Web Technologies and a Web Development certificate. Some options include:

  • Digital developer
  • Web editor
  • eBusiness Web designer
  • Web graphics designer
  • Information technology designer
  • Web marketing specialist
  • Interactive marketer
  • Website content manager
  • Multimedia/Web specialist
  • Web software developer
  • Web application developer
  • Web systems manager

In order to earn a certificate through Kirkwood, you must apply through the corresponding two-year program. In this case that program is Web Technologies. Once you are accepted, you can indicate the certificate or diploma of your choice. Apply now.

Participants in certificate programs are not eligible for federal student financial aid, or Kirkwood scholarships due to the short length of the program. Only students enrolled in diploma or two-year degree programs are eligible for financial aid. 


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