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School of Applied Technology

Web Programmer (KWP2)

Certificate of Proficiency
765 Hours

This program covers basic and advanced scripting and programming skills needed to create web sites and applications that are dynamic, data-driven, and interactive. The courses include techniques to build web sites that ensure functionality, security, and ease of use. Instruction includes debugging, validating, cookies, sessions, server and client-side issues. The Web Programmer certificate is designed to provide you with comprehensive training in scripting, software applications, and skills to prepare you for employment doing web programming tasks in a variety of organizational settings.

Occupations in this Area

For state and national occupation information, visit enter the following O*Net code(s):

  • 15-1099.04 Web Developers
  • 15-1021.00 Computer Programmers
  • 15-1199.03 Web Administrators

Tuition and Fees

  • Application Fee: $40.00
  • Tuition: $1,705.95
  • Student Fees: $114.75
  • Lab Fees: $0.00
  • Books/Supplies: $737.71

Total Estimated Cost: $2,598.41
(subject to change without notice)

Financial Aid



TABE Test Results:

  • Reading: 10.0
  • Math: 8.0

Keyboarding Speed of 20 CWPM (correct words per minute) on a 5 minute timing.

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Gainful Employment Disclosure

Web Programming and Development


Students need a USB Flash Drive and headphones for the first day of class.

Available Class Schedules

South City Campus

1575 South State Street
Salt Lake City, Utah 84115

Mon - Fri 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Mon - Thu 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.


Program Student Learning Outcomes

Related College-Wide Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Acquire Substantive Knowledge
  2. Communicate Effectively
  3. Develop Quantitative Literacy
  4. Think Critically and Creatively
  5. Civic Engagement
  6. Work Professionally and Constructively
  7. Develop Computer and Information Literacy

Demonstrate use of web-based programming languages to create user-friendly, functional, and useful web sites by completing hands-on projects per department and industry standards.

1, 2, 4, 6, 7

Create visually appealing, user friendly web pages and web sites using cascading style sheets (CSS), according to CSS3 standards. 

1, 2, 4, 6

Use HTML markup and structure to create effective and relevant web sites using a HTML editor to WC3 standards. 

1, 2, 4, 6

Demonstrate ability to search for training-related employment, create a resume targeted at training-related jobs, fill out job applications, and interview for a job in preparation to enter the workforce. 

1, 2, 4, 6

Demonstrate ability to create behaviors in web pages and web sites using JavaScript and QUERY.

1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7

Create simple, interesting and relevant web graphics using current graphic software and CSS to department and industry standards.

1, 2, 4, 7

Code, test an debug a PHP application to provide a relevant, reliable, user friendly professional web site. 

1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7

Demonstrate development and use of a MySQL database application with PHP to update and extract data to and from web sites per department and industry standards by completing projects. 

1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7

Code web-based applications that incorporate arrays, functions, regular expressions, exception handling, libraries, and objects to industry and department standards by completing projects.

1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7

Demonstrate the use of an object-oriented approach to data validation that can be used as a model for data validation in their projects per department and industry standards. 

1, 3, 4, 6, 7

Create a secure web site, to send email, conduct e-commerce using proper file structures and secure servers per HTTPS and SSL standards. 

Required Courses: (765 Clock Hours)



Clock Hours



KAOS 0170

Computer Concepts



KMDT 0101

Design and Internet Technology



KMDT 0130

Web Authoring Applications



KMDT 0120

Web Design Authoring



KMDT 0230

Web Applications Scripting I



KWRK 0515

Job Seeking Skills



KMDT 0140

Web Design Animation



KMDT 0240

Web Applications Scripting II



KMDT 0210

Web Developer Final Project



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