IT-Front End Developer

Associate Degree

Program Number: 1015210

Credits: 60

Area of Study: Information Technology

Delivery Method:
100% In Person*
Some Online / Some In Person*

Financial Aid Available

Estimated Program Cost:

Tuition - $8,334.00
Materials/Supplemental Costs
Other Costs
Total Estimated Program Costs*:

This associate degree program meets the specific skill and knowledge requirements of Front End Developer positions. front end web developer is responsible for implementing visual elements and interactivity that users see in modern web applications. Front end developers use HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, along with numerous JavaScript frameworks, to code interactive web applications. Training blends general educational development with required IT technical skills for developers in government, insurance, manufacturing, service, wholesale and retail sales, utilities, banking and accounting.

Program Details

Students in the IT-Front End developers program can attend full or part time.

The core classes unique to the IT-Front End Developer program are offered only during the day.

IT-Front End developer classes may be offered at this Madison College campuses:

  • Madison - Truax

Explore financial aid eligibility for IT-Front End developer.

** note that if starting in Spring term, it may take 5 semesters to complete program.
Courses core to the IT-Front End Developer program will only be offered during the daytime for students accepted in the Spring term.



To Apply

After Acceptance

Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at MATC. 


Contact Enrollment Services at or (608) 246-6210.


Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2021-2022 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.

Current program students (including newly admitted), go directly to your Degree Progress Report (also referred to as an Advising Report or Academic Requirements) to view:

  • Progress toward your specific requirements
  • Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements

If you have questions after reviewing your report, please see Advising Services.


There are currently no Transfer Partnerships for this program. Review our Transfer Opportunities page for information on all Madison College transfer options.


After completing the IT-Front End developer program at Madison Area Technical College, you will be able to: 

  • Write moderately complex front-end web applications using modern JavaScript frameworks.
  • Write moderately complex web applications using current JavaScript.
  • Write front-end applications to access APIs and SDKs to manipulate data.
  • Write SQL statements to retrieve/manipulate data and manipulate relation database structures.
  • Perform entry-level analysis and design to build user-centric applications.
  • Build responsive and accessible websites using HTML and CSS.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the ever-changing IT field and its job roles with emphasis on IT security as it applies to development.
  • Interact with cloud services and develop cloud native applications.
  • Work as an ethical and reliable team member using software collaboration tools.

Madison College IT-Front End developers are ready for a range of professional positions in the field including:

  • Front End Developer
  • CSS/HTML Developer
  • Web Software Developer
  • Front End Accessibility
  • Front End DevOps
  • Front End Engineer
  • Front End Architect

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