IT-Web Software Developer

Associate Degree

Program Number: 101524

Credits: 63

Area of Study: Information Technology

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

Financial Aid Available

Estimated Program Cost:

Tuition - $8,750.70
Materials/Supplemental Costs
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$1,038.90
Other Costs
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$0.00
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Total Estimated Program Costs*:
Overview

The IT-Web Software Developer program at Madison College meets the specific skills and knowledge requirements of technical and professional jobs within the information technology field for an entry-level web analyst/programmer. This technology-based program is designed to meet entry-level educational needs in most segments of the IT field, which utilizes a variety of computers. Training blends general educational development and required IT technical skills. Graduates are prepared for entry-level web developer jobs in government, insurance, manufacturing, service, software development, wholesale and retail sales, utilities, banking and accounting.

Program Details

Students in the Web Software Developer program can attend full or part time.

IT-Web Software Developer classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:

  • Madison - Truax

Explore financial aid eligibility for this program.

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

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Admission

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. 

Questions?

Contact Enrollment Services at EnrollmentServices@madisoncollege.edu or (608) 246-6210.

Curriculum

Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2020-2021 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.

Transfer

Madison College has the following Transfer Partnerships for this program. Review the list and identify the right college or university to earn your bachelor’s degree. 

After you identify your best transfer options, review the steps to transfer, attend transfer events, and meet with your program advisor every semester to keep your transfer plans on track.

Wisconsin Schools

Details
Students who complete any associate degree at Madison Area Technical College will have no additional general education core curriculum requirements to meet but must satisfy the Kirkpatrick Signature Series requirement. This applies to students who are pursuing a bachelors of arts, bachelors of science or bachelors of fine arts at Bellevue University.
Details
Per the agreement, students must complete the associates of arts, associates of science or associates of applied science with an overall GPA of a 2.0 prior to transferring. Articulation agreement is for students who graduate from appropriate program and wish to pursue one of the following degrees at Capella: Bachelor of Science in Business specializations, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, Bachelor of Science in Public Safety specializations, Bachelor of Science in Nursing (must hold a valid RN license) and Bachelor of Science in Psychology.
Details
Entering students who have completed Madison College general education courses with a grade of "C-" or better may apply them toward satisfying Stritch Liberal Arts requirements.
Details
A student who completes an associate of arts, associate of science or associates of applied science is considered part of the ‘advanced core‘. The Advanced Core requires students to have earned at least 64 credits of transfer. If students transfer prior to completion or with less than 64 credits they will be considered part of the standard core and credits will be evaluated on a course by course basis.
Details
Students who complete the Web Software Developer 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 Software Developer degree from Madison College guarantees graduates at least 43 transfer credits.
Details
Students will be granted admission to a bachelors degree program upon completion of an approved transfer program at Madison College. Students must have earned a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or greater while at Madison College. Regardless of the number of credits transferred students must complete at least 25% of their baccalaureate degree credits at Herzing University University.
Details
Student who earn an Associate Degree from Madison College can transfer a minimum of 60 credits and a maximum of 72 credits to Lakeland College to be applied to the requirements of the Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Sciences degree.
Details
The terms of the Leadership & Org Studies agreement are limited to students who complete an associates of applied science degree and are admitted to the Organizational Studies emphasis of the Leadership and Organizational Studies at UW O. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
Details
Courses that have been completed with a "D" or better may be acceptable to meet program requirements unless UW Stout major requires a higher acceptable grade. The maximum number of transferable credits is 72. Students will be required to meet UW S general education and major requirements.
Details
Students who complete the IT Web Software Developer program can transfer up to 65 credits toward the Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Leadership offered through the College of Adult and Graduate Studies.

Non-Wisconsin Schools

Details
Students who complete any associate degree at Madison Area Technical College will have no additional general education core curriculum requirements to meet but must satisfy the Kirkpatrick Signature Series requirement. This applies to students who are pursuing a bachelors of arts, bachelors of science or bachelors of fine arts at Bellevue University.
Details
Per the agreement, students must complete the associates of arts, associates of science or associates of applied science with an overall GPA of a 2.0 prior to transferring. Articulation agreement is for students who graduate from appropriate program and wish to pursue one of the following degrees at Capella: Bachelor of Science in Business specializations, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, Bachelor of Science in Public Safety specializations, Bachelor of Science in Nursing (must hold a valid RN license) and Bachelor of Science in Psychology.
Details
Students graduating with an associate degree from MATC with a 2.0 GPA or higher are guaranteed admissions into CSU-Global and can transfer up to 64 semester credits from MATC to be applied toward earning a Bachelor’s Degree at CSU-Global.
Details
A student who completes an associate of arts, associate of science or associates of applied science is considered part of the ‘advanced core‘. The Advanced Core requires students to have earned at least 64 credits of transfer. If students transfer prior to completion or with less than 64 credits they will be considered part of the standard core and credits will be evaluated on a course by course basis.
Details
Franklin University will guarantee acceptance of all Madison College graduates with an Associate in Arts, Associate in Science or Associate of Applied Science. Madison College graduates will have junior standing at Franklin University and may transfer additional credits (up to a maximum of 94) toward their baccalaureate degree.
Details
Students will be granted admission to a bachelors degree program upon completion of an approved transfer program at Madison College. Students must have earned a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or greater while at Madison College. Regardless of the number of credits transferred students must complete at least 25% of their baccalaureate degree credits at Herzing University University.
Outcomes

After completing the IT-Web Software Developer program at Madison Area Technical College, you will be able to:

  • Write moderately complex web applications using current enterprise Java.
  • Write complex web applications using current JavaScript.
  • Design and implement relational databases and process data using SQL.
  • 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.
  • Work as an ethical and reliable team member using software collaboration tools.
Careers

After completing the IT-Web Software Developer program at Madison Area Technical College, you may find employment as:

  • Web Developer

With additional education and/or work experience, graduates may find employment as:

  • Web Software Engineer
  • Web Architect

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  • Graduate Summary
    Graduate Report Summary Overview

    201720182019
    Number of Program Graduates454751
    Number of Surveys Sent434750
    Number of Surveys Returned303139
    Percent of Surveys Returned69.80%66.00%78.00%
    Available for Employment272937
    Percent Available for Employment90.00%93.50%94.90%
    Not in Labor Market322
    Percent Not in Labor Market10.00%6.50%5.10%
    Available for Employment

    201720182019
    Graduates Employed242736
    Percent of Graduates Employed88.90%93.10%97.30%
    Employed in Related Occupation212534
    Percent Employed in Related Occupation87.50%92.60%94.40%
    Employed in Unrelated Occupation322
    Percent Employed in Unrelated Occupation12.50%7.40%5.60%
    Employed - No Response000
    Percent Employed - No Response0.00%0.00%0.00%
    Seeking Employment321
    Percent Seeking Employment11.10%6.90%2.70%
    Reaction To Training at Madison College

    201720182019
    Student satisfaction Mean (Out of 4)3.63.53.6
    Number of Satisfaction Responses303139
    Very Satisfied (4)181423
    Percent Very Satisfied60.00%45.20%59.00%
    Satisfied (3)111715
    Percent Satisfied36.70%54.80%38.50%
    Unsatisfied (2)101
    Percent Unsatisfied3.30%0.00%2.60%
    Very Unsatisfed (1)000
    Percent Very Unsatisfied0.00%0.00%0.00%
    Primary Reason for Attending Madison College

    201720182019
    Number of Primary Reason Responses303139
    Preparation for Getting a Job111013
    Percent Preparation for Getting a Job36.70%32.30%33.30%
    Career Change141819
    Percent Career Change46.70%58.10%48.70%
    Improvement of Existing Skills314
    Percent Improvement of Existing Skills10.00%3.20%10.30%
    Preparation for Further Education212
    Percent Preparation for Further Education6.70%3.20%5.10%
    Personal Interest001
    Percent Personal Interest0.00%0.00%2.60%
    Other010
    Percent Other0.00%3.20%0.00%
    When Employment was Obtained

    201720182019
    Number of When Employment Obtained Responses242536
    Before Enrollment423
    Percent Before Enrollment16.70%8.00%8.30%
    While Attending the College101121
    Percent While Attending the College41.70%44.00%58.30%
    After Training at the College101212
    Percent After Training at the College41.70%48.00%33.30%
    Location of Employment (related and unrelated)

    201720182019
    Number of Employment Location Responses242736
    In College District202431
    Percent In College District83.30%88.90%86.10%
    In Wisconsin, Not in District323
    Percent of In Wisconsin12.50%7.40%8.30%
    Outside of Wisconsin111
    Percent Outside Wisconsin4.20%3.70%2.80%
    Employer Location Unknown001
    Percent Location Unknown0.00%0.00%2.80%
    Salary Trend
    Salary Trend201720182019
    Full Time Employment (Related Job)Full Time Salary Count182331
    Average Monthly Wage$4,608 $4,294 $4,709
    Average Hourly Wage$26.79 $24.97 $27.38
    Average Work Hours per Week39.74140.4
    Part Time Employment (Related Job)Part Time Salary Count10
    Average Hourly Wage$29.51
    Average Work Hours per Week2520
  • Graduate Employers
    Graduate Employers for academic year: 2019
    Employer(s) Job Title City* State** Positions
    Acumium, LLC Software Engineer
    Alliant Energy IT Analyst 1
    American Family Insurance Associate Application Development Engineer 2
    American Family Insurance Associate Development Engineer
    An Abstract Level Senior Software Developer
    Bendyworks Web Developer
    Blend Marketing IMC Web Developer
    Clarity Technology Group Web Aplication Developer
    Dept of Justice Java Developer 2
    Dept of Transportation Team Leader
    Facility Gateway Corporation Web Developer
    Filene Research Institute Information Technology & Communications Associate
    Intercrown USA Software Developer
    International Atomic Energy Agency User Experience Developer Intern Vienna AUSTRIA
    Madison Metropolitan School District Programmer 2
    Menards Developer 1 Eau Claire
    Mennenga Tax & Financial Web Developer
    Moxe Health Software Engineer
    Navitus Health Solutions Application Programmer
    Nelnet Diversified Solutions Software Engineer
    State of Wisconsin IS Comprehensive Services Senior
    Stealthbits Inc Software Developer
    TDS Senior Analyst
    TDS Software Engineer
    UnityPoint Health - Administrative Services Building Business Services Systems Support Analyst
    UW - Madison Web Developer
    UW - Madison Division of Information Technology Systems Programmer
    Wisconsin Physicians Service (WPS) NET Developer Monona 2

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    ** - Only states outside of Wisconsin will display.

    *** - If you have a position to post, please contact Career and Employment Services at jobpostings@madisoncollege.edu