Digital Marketing Pathway

Associate Web Site Developer

What is an Associate Web Site Developer?

The Associate Web Site Developer works with the marketing and graphic design teams to build and maintain websites for both desktop and mobile devices. They focus on web interfaces and user interactions throughout the application life cycle. In addition, this role encompasses testing and troubleshooting web and mobile applications and integrating new features to improve and optimize existing sites for mobile and desktop devices. Online presence is always evolving and constantly changing, creating a high demand for those who work as part of a web application team and improve existing web sites with new content and functionality.

The Associate Web Developer is a program in the Digital Marketing Pathway.

Alternate Job Titles: Junior Front-End Developer, Entry-Level Web Developer, Web Developer

How do I become an Associate Web Site Developer?

There are 3 courses, business skills workshops, 4 certifications and 1 project in the program, totaling 189 hours of courses, labs and workshops.

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Building Web User Interfaces and Interactions

Develop an understanding of key concepts for web application interfaces and interactions.

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Foundations in Information Technology

The course focuses on the basics of computer hardware, software, mobile computing, networking, troubleshooting, and emerging technologies.

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Web Design and Development Fundamentals

Focus on both key and new features of Adobe Dreamweaver CC and Adobe Photoshop CC within the context of web design and development fundamentals, career paths in web design and development, and web site trends.

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What Technologies will I Learn?

  • Operating systems
  • Anti-malware software
  • Productivity software
  • Browser software
  • Wireless router
  • Backup software
  • Workstations
  • Laptop
  • Printer
  • External storage
  • Cloud computing
  • Mobile devices
  • WordPress
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • HTML 5
  • JavaScript
  • CSS3
  • Mobile applications

What Industry Recognized Certifications will I Earn in the Program?

  • CompTIA IT Fundamentals
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CC
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Microsoft Technology Associate:
    HTML5 App Development Fundamentals

Certification exams are delivered by third party certification providers and must be successfully completed based on the requirements of the providers.

Will I earn any College Credits?


Harrisburg University of Science & Technology awards college credits on successful completion of the various courses in the program. Students have the potential to earn up to 7 college credits in the Associate Web Site Developer Program.


Students who pass all the courses and pass at least 50% of the certification exams receive a Certificate of Completion from Harrisburg University of Science & Technology and NuPaths that represents successful completion of the Associate Web Site Developer program.

What is the Tuition for the Program?

Tuition for the Associate Web Site Developer program is $6,500 per student.

The tuition includes the cost of education, the learning materials needed by the student, 100% of the fee for the first attempt of a certification exam, and, if required, 50% of the fee for the second attempt of a certification exam.

You may be eligible for funding through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) or other state and federal government resources.

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What types of Jobs are available? Does NuPaths help with hiring?

NuPaths works with you throughout the program and beyond to pursue employment opportunities. Paid internships provide an opportunity to work while completing a NuPaths program or to transition into a full-time job role. Paid apprenticeships are available through our apprenticeship partner, TranZed Apprenticeship Services.

Students who successfully complete the program will also be referred to staffing agencies, CareerLinks, and local employers for job opportunities. Learn how you can achieve NuResults by enrolling in the Associate Web Developer program.

Learn about job roles, job demand, and pay ranges, on ZipRecruiter.

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