Web Programming & Database Development

Learn how to create well-coded, aesthetically pleasing and user-friendly websites and apps at Dunwoody College of Technology. In two years, you will earn your associate’s degree in Web Programming & Database Development and gain the capacity to become a software engineer, programmer, web technician, or analyst developer.

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Experience Web Programming & Database Development at Dunwoody

Dunwoody’s Web Programming & Database Development program will provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to build and maintain useful cross-device apps and websites, including sophisticated database-driven applications.

The degree emphasizes a well-rounded education in open source and proprietary languages and database systems so that you graduate with a diverse set of skills and numerous career paths.

Through lecture, hands-on demonstration, and individual practice, you will learn scripting languages; data retrieval; coding practices; logic programming; data structures; and operating systems, including Windows and Linux/Unix development.

Courses like:
Web Development
Programming Fundamentals
Business Architecture (including Agile)
Web Graphics
Open Source Software
Database Systems

…are combined with technical writing, communication and math courses designed specifically for computer students.

Additional benefits of Dunwoody’s Web Programming & Database Development program include:
Ongoing integration of cutting-edge technologies into the program, keeping you up-to-date and ahead of the curve.Photo of Dunwoody Computer Technology student building a robot.
Use of gaming and robots to help teach real-world applications.
Opportunities to work on real projects for real clients, allowing you to build your résumé and portfolio before graduation.
Instruction from industry-experienced and education-focused instructors, who have years of practice working in the fields you hope to enter.
Student clubs like Dunwoody’s Gaming Community and Open Source Group, which serve as fun and valuable extracurricular activities.

Degree Information

Graduates earn an Associate of Applied Science degree. The program takes two years (four semesters) to complete. Classes within this program are offered during the day. You can also go on to earn a bachelor’s completion degree in Computer Systems Analysis.

With Your Degree

Common Job Titles
Possible job titles upon graduation include:
Analyst Developer
Web Technician
Associate Developer
Software Engineer

Recent Employers
Companies that hire our graduates include:
Polaris Industries
SJF Material Handling, Inc.

Program Placement Rate: 83%

Data reflects placement for AY2014-15 graduates indicating employment in their field of study within 6 months following graduation. Full data calculations are available for review during College open hours Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT at Career Services or contact careerservices@dunwoody.edu.

National Median Salary: $66,380

SOURCE: Based on May 2014 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates for the state of Minnesota published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, www.bls.gov.


ACM – Association for Computing Machinery
IEEE – IEEE Computer Society