Web Development Programming: NorthWest Arkansas Community College

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Web Development

If you're interested in pursuing a career in computer programming, there are several pathways for you at NWACC. An Associate Degree in Programming - Web Development will equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to develop useful, productive, and even entertaining software for all types of computers.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Create web graphics
  • Demonstrate fundamental network enviornment concepts
  • Develop websites
  • Employ web design and development principles
  • Explore new web technologies
  • Incorporate e-commerce solutions
  • Maintain a website
  • Program web languages
  • Use markup languages
  • Develop database-driven websites


CISQ 1103 Intro to Computer Information
PROG 1003 Intro to Programming Logic
ENGL 1013 Composition I
MATH (check with your advisor to ensure you are taking the correct course)
Social/Behavioral Science (3 hours)

(see the degree plan for elective information)

PROG 1103 GUI Programming
CISM 1433 SQL Concepts
ENGL 1023 Composition II
CISM 1303
NTWK 2014 Networking and Info Systems

CISM 1223 Photoshop
CISM 2123 Intro to Web Page Design
ACCT 2013 Principles of Accounting I
BLAW 2013 Legal Envirmnt of Business I
ECON (3 hours)

(see the degree plan for elective information)

BADM 2703 Internship Experience
NTWK 2243 Securing E-commerce Solutions-HYBRID
CISM 2223 Advanced Photoshop
OSIM 1103 Business Communications
PROG 1303 Web Client Side Programming OR PROG 2303 C++ Programming II

Degree, Transfer Options, and Careers:

Many courses at NWACC carry transfer credit to four-year institutions and can fulfill general education requirements.

Those who pursue a degree in Web Development may find job opportunities in the following occupations:

  • Web Consultant
  • Web Developer
  • Web Designer
  • Webmaster
  • Web Entrepreneur