In this Web & Digital Media Design program, you will acquire the design and production skills needed to work in the growing field of user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design. The web & Digital Media Design program will prepare you to create responsive web pages and content for many other types of applications, interactive projects, and devices.
Once admitted to the Web & Digital Media Design program, you may choose to earn an additional associate degree in Visual Communications or Graphic Design with only two more semesters of study. Attend an Advising, Application, Information & More (AAIM) Session to learn how.
Students in the Web & Digital Media Design program can attend full or part-time.
Web & Digital Media Design classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:
- Madison - Truax
Madison College associate degree graduates are ready for a range of professional positions in the field of Web & Digital Media Design including:
- Front End Web Developer
- Web Designer
- Graphic Designer
- Digital Marketing Specialist
- Visual Designer
- UX Designer
- Interaction Designer
- Information Architect
- Web Assistant
Curriculum and Experience
Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2022-2023 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.
Current and newly admitted program students, go directly to your Degree Progress Report to view:
- Progress toward your specific requirements
- Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements
If you have questions after reviewing your degree progress report (advisement report), please see Advising Services.First Semester10-201-1023 credits10-201-1033 credits10-201-1362 credits10-201-1371 credit10-201-1813 credits10-801-1953 credits10-804-1233 creditsSecond SemesterThird SemesterFourth SemesterRecommended Electives
Earning a degree is a great way to advance your career development opportunities, so apply today!
International students who wish to apply for, maintain, or transfer their F-1 student visa status to Madison College are required to complete the International Admission Process.
Fall 2022 Application Dates
- Application open
- Application completion deadline is August 31, 2022
Spring 2023 Application Dates
- Application open
- Application completion deadline is January 15, 2023
1. Admission Application
The online application allows you to save your work as you complete it and ensures fast, secure delivery to our office.
2. Education Completion
Graduation from high school, completion of GED/HSED/GED02, or completion of an associate degree or higher is required; submit official transcripts for one of the following:
- High school or charter school transcript (current high school seniors may submit an in-progress transcript) or GED02 transcript
- GED/HSED score report
- College transcript showing an associate degree or higher
3. Residency Requirement
Based on historical trends at Madison College a waitlist is not expected to form for these programs. Therefore all applicants, regardless of residency status, are eligible for application review.
Learn more about residency determination and program availability.
Course prerequisites differ from admission requirements; admission into a program does not guarantee eligibility to enroll in courses or success in the program. Refer to program curriculum for details.
Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at Madison College.
Wisconsin SchoolsStudents who complete the Web and Digital Media Design degree at Madison College will be guaranteed admission to Edgewood College when students transfer directly from Madison College to Edgewood College within 5 years of completing the Associate Degree. Completion of the Web and Digital Media Design degree from Madison College guarantees graduates at least 55 transfer credits.
After completing the Web & Digital Media Design program at Madison Area Technical College, you will be able to:
- Apply the principles of design to develop strategic marketing and communication products and services.
- Demonstrate proficiency in the use of design software, tools and technology.
- Implement creative solutions from concept through completion using a formal process.
- Apply effective legal and ethical business practices and project management skills.
- Communicate artwork rationale in formal and informal settings.
Graduate Report Summary Overview
2019 2020 2021 Number of Program Graduates 2 10 5 Number of Surveys Sent 2 10 5 Number of Surveys Returned 1 4 3 Percent of Surveys Returned 50.00% 40.00% 60.00% Available for Employment 1 4 3 Percent Available for Employment 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% Not in Labor Market 0 0 0 Percent Not in Labor Market 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% Available for Employment
2019 2020 2021 Graduates Employed 1 4 2 Percent of Graduates Employed 100.00% 100.00% 66.70% Employed in Related Occupation 1 3 1 Percent Employed in Related Occupation 100.00% 75.00% 50.00% Employed in Unrelated Occupation 0 1 1 Percent Employed in Unrelated Occupation 0.00% 25.00% 50.00% Employed - No Response 0 0 0 Percent Employed - No Response 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% Seeking Employment 0 0 1 Percent Seeking Employment 0.00% 0.00% 33.30% Reaction To Training at Madison College
2019 2020 2021 Student satisfaction Mean (Out of 4) 3 4 4 Number of Satisfaction Responses 1 4 3 Very Satisfied (4) 0 4 3 Percent Very Satisfied 0.00% 100.00% 100.00% Satisfied (3) 1 0 0 Percent Satisfied 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% Unsatisfied (2) 0 0 0 Percent Unsatisfied 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% Very Unsatisfed (1) 0 0 0 Percent Very Unsatisfied 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% Primary Reason for Attending Madison College
2019 2020 2021 Number of Primary Reason Responses 1 4 3 Preparation for Getting a Job 1 2 1 Percent Preparation for Getting a Job 100.00% 50.00% 33.30% Career Change 0 1 0 Percent Career Change 0.00% 25.00% 0.00% Improvement of Existing Skills 0 1 1 Percent Improvement of Existing Skills 0.00% 25.00% 33.30% Preparation for Further Education 0 0 1 Percent Preparation for Further Education 0.00% 0.00% 33.30% Personal Interest 0 0 0 Percent Personal Interest 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% Other 0 0 0 Percent Other 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% When Employment was Obtained
2019 2020 2021 Number of When Employment Obtained Responses 1 4 2 Before Enrollment 0 1 1 Percent Before Enrollment 0.00% 25.00% 50.00% While Attending the College 0 1 0 Percent While Attending the College 0.00% 25.00% 0.00% After Training at the College 1 2 1 Percent After Training at the College 100.00% 50.00% 50.00% Location of Employment (related and unrelated)
2019 2020 2021 Number of Employment Location Responses 1 4 2 In College District 0 3 1 Percent In College District 0.00% 75.00% 50.00% In Wisconsin, Not in District 1 0 0 Percent of In Wisconsin 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% Outside of Wisconsin 0 1 1 Percent Outside Wisconsin 0.00% 25.00% 50.00% Employer Location Unknown 0 0 0 Percent Location Unknown 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% Salary Trend Salary Trend 2019 2020 2021 Full Time Employment (Related Job) Full Time Salary Count 0 2 1 Average Monthly Wage $4,209 $3,759 Average Hourly Wage $24.47 $21.85 Average Work Hours per Week 40 47.5 44 Part Time Employment (Related Job) Part Time Salary Count 1 Average Hourly Wage $13.00 Average Work Hours per Week 15
Graduate Employers for academic year: 2021 Employer(s) Job Title City* State** Positions Baunfire Designer San Jose CA
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Summer Service Hours
- Monday – Wednesday: 9 am - 3 pm In-Person, 8 am - 4 pm Virtual
- Thursday: 8 am - 4 pm Virtual Only
- Friday: 8 am - 12 pm Virtual Only