Online Web Programming Certificate

Earn your Web Programming Certificate online and learn the most commonly used client- and server-side programming languages to build interactive, database-driven websites. 

Students who complete this online certificate are qualified to:

  • Identify and apply HTML/XML/XSL/CSS tags and attributes for web page design
  • Apply database connectivity programming techniques to build secure e-commerce applications. Preparing students to build server-side enterprise web applications
  • Design websites using appropriate security principles, focusing specifically upon the vulnerabilities inherent in common web and other server and client implementations
  • Apply object-oriented programming techniques and make use of frameworks and libraries of ready-made components that can be customized for a variety of applications

Note: Federal financial aid is only available for associate, bachelor's and master's degree programs. Stand-alone certificate programs are ineligible for financial aid.


 Course # Course TitleCredits
CMIT 135 Introduction to Computer Systems 3
CMIT 200 Relational Database Design and SQL 3
WEBD 310 Server-Side Scripting - PHP 3
WEBD 330 Client Side Scripting-Javascript 3
WEBD 225 Web Page Development II - CSS and XML 3

Plus 1 of the following:

WEBD 430 Advanced Client-Side Scripting 3
WEBD 325 Advanced PHP Programming 3
WEBD 420 Server Side Alternatives 3
 Total Credits to Earn This Certificate: 18

*Some courses in this certificate program may have prerequisites. Please click on the course name for a description and prerequisite information. If prerequisites are listed that are not currently part of the certificate program please call an admissions representative at 888-269-6523 for more information.