Web Application Developer (Certificate)

Program Details

  • Location: Griffin and Henry Campuses
  • Major Code: IB71
  • Award Level: Technical Certificate
  • Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Minimum Length of Program: 3 Terms
  • Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 35

Program Description

The Web Application Developer certificate teaches students to develop web sites which include front end scripting and back end server programs. This training includes both Microsoft based and open source web programming techniques. In addition, students learn to provide interactivity to databases and web services. The purpose of this certificate is to provide training opportunities for persons either already employed in the IT industry or have already had IT training to upgrade their skills with advanced courses and skills.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

Course Expiration:

To ensure that students graduate with current skills in Computer Information Systems, the following course must be taken five years prior to graduation:

  • All CIST
  • COMP 1000

Courses transferred from other colleges also follow the five year rule.

CIST 1220Structured Query Language4
CIST 1305Program Design and Development3
CIST 1510Web Development I3
CIST 1520Scripting Technologies3
CIST 1601Information Security Fundamentals3
CIST 2510Web Technologies3
CIST 2351PHP Programming I4
CIST 2381Mobile Application Development4
CIST 2352PHP Programming II4
CIST 2580Interactive and Social Apps Integration4

Note: Students are required to meet with their advisor for approval of occupational electives.

*Course will be accepted when transferred in from another institution with a grade of a C or better but may not be offered at this institution.

Program Advisor
Charles Cash

Career and Academic Planning
Breanna Sidney
Career Advisor
Griffin Campus
Room 107