Create apps and websites that bring big ideas to life by earning an Associate’s degree in Web Programming in as few as 18 months.1 You will become proficient in Java, Microsoft® Azure, principles of user design and cloud computing—all of which help you prepare for various types of web programming roles in a variety of industries. Conveniently complete your web designing courses online and still experience the practical, hands-on opportunities to help you succeed. Through career-focused web development courses, you’ll build a professional portfolio to showcase your work to employers. This Associate’s degree is available with Flex Choice®, which allows you to combine traditional online coursework and self-directed assessments—a more affordable way to receive credit for what you already know.
- Completion time is dependent on transfer credits accepted and the number of courses completed each term. ↩
- Rasmussen College will reimburse you any out-of-pocket costs of the application fee for each first attempt of up to three designated industry certification exams for which you qualify. Should you need to take an exam more than once to receive a passing grade score, you will be responsible for all subsequent exam application fees. Rasmussen College will provide practice exams and materials when available. ↩
- Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, [career information accessed May 30, 2018] www.bls.gov/ooh/. Employment conditions in your area may vary. ↩
What Will I Be Prepared to Do When I’m Done?
Advance Your Education
Rasmussen College’s ladder curriculum allows you to easily transfer your Web Programming Associate’s degree credits toward a Computer Science Bachelor’s degree.
Prepare for Certifications
Our web development training and curriculum are designed to help prepare you for key industry certifications, including Microsoft® Technology Associate (MTA) and Java SE8. Rasmussen College will reimburse you for up to three exam application fees.2
Pursue Potential Job Growth
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the projected job growth potential by year 2026 for web developers is 13%.3 A Web Programming Associate's degree from Rasmussen College can help set you up for success in this growing field.
What Skills Will I Gain?
Learn coding languages and techniques to create and manipulate sites and apps.
Multiple Programming Languages
Communication and Collaboration
Get experience working on collaborative teams that prepare you to work in organizations from startups to established companies.
Understand how web programming technology and application development add value to the business process.
What Types of Classes Will I Take?
- COP 1532C
- 3 Credits
- CGS 1820C
- 3 Credits
- COP 2664C
- 3 Credits
Database Fundamentals for Programmers
Studies relational databases and their efficient design. Includes the definition of tables and indexes, logical and physical design, the E-R model and transaction management. The use of Structured Query Language (SQL) will be emphasized.
Introduction to HTML
Introduces students to the basics of HTML. Teaches the latest in HTML, conforming to XML and XHTML coding standards. A step-by-step approach for learning how to create, format and enhance a webpage using HTML.
Advanced Database Programming Techniques
Expands on topics that were introduced in Database Fundamentals for Programmers, adds new and advanced topics and develops database programming skills utilizing Microsoft SQL Server. Utilizes developer tools to improve database performance, as well as improve the security and integrity of database applications.
26 Courses to Complete
90 Credit Hours
What Should I Know Before I Enroll?
Entrance requirements at the Rasmussen College School of Technology vary depending on the program. We do not require enrolling students to submit standardized test scores; however, every entrant must have at least a high school diploma or the equivalent.
We believe in giving credit where it’s due. Talk to a program manager today or explore our Transfer Policy page to review our seamless credit policies designed to maximize credits, potentially save money and expedite graduation.
Help Paying for College
Higher education should be a manageable investment. Talk to a program manager and learn how these programs can make it more affordable with Flex Choice® learning options, loans and grants, scholarship opportunities and corporate and military discounts.
Where Will I Take These Classes?
At Rasmussen College, we want our courses to be available for your schedule; not the other way around. Many of our programs are available on campus or online. Select programs are available for enrollment through a specific campus, but students complete the courses online and are able to utilize online and on-campus support and resources.