IT Web Software Development

IT Web Software Development

Associates of Applied Science

Prepares learners to design and develop desktop and web software using leading programming languages and related technologies. Learners are also exposed to hardware and networking principles.

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Program Outline

Course # Course Title Credits
1010210600 Business Programs Orientation 1.00
Description and Competencies

This class helps new Nicolet students make a successful transition to the College. Orientation is a chance for students to learn College resources, practice pacing and time management, grit and the learning management system. Students also receive an introduction and have opportunities to practice professional business communication.

1010311500 MS Word Beginning 1.00
Description and Competencies

This course will cover creating a flyer, research paper, and business letter using Microsoft Word.

1010312600 MS Excel Beginning 1.00
Description and Competencies

This course will cover creating a worksheet and chart; application of formulas, functions, and formatting; and working with large worksheets, charting, and what-if analysis using Microsoft Excel.

1089010300 Professional Career Management 1.00
Description and Competencies

This course will cover identification of individual interests and the occupations they align with, finding employment, creating a resume and cover letter, participating in an interview, and best practices for maintaining professional employment.

At A Glance

How You'll Learn



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Multiple Start Dates

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Flexible Pace

2022 Start Dates

January 5 May 2 September 6
February 7 June 6 October 3
March 1 July 11 November 7

2023 Start Dates

January 9 May 8
February 6 June 5
March 6 July 3


What is Competency-Based Education?

Competency-Based Education (CBE) is learning at your own pace by mastering competencies through demonstration. Once all competencies for a program have been assessed and mastered, students will earn a certificate, diploma, or degree.

Approximate Cost


Financial Aid Eligible

*Based on 10-level courses—materials, books, and fees may be additional

What You'll Learn

  • Plan web-based solutions
  • Design web application
  • Build front-end of web-based software applications
  • Build back-end of web-based software applications
  • Integrate database technologies
  • Develop technical documentation for web applications
  • Test web application

Your Potential Careers

  • Web Programmer
  • Web Analyst
  • Web Developer
  • Web Designer

Median Annual Salary

$38,209 $48,945 $64,557
Local State National

EMSI 2020.1

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