Web Development Certificate Requirements :

  • 18 credits from the approved courses below
  • Obtain at least a 2.50 GPA in courses used to complete the certificate
  • At least 8 credits must be completed at UWM.
  • No course may be taken on a credit/no credit basis

Required Courses – 18 credits

Computer Programming (3 credits) – Must complete at least ONE of the following:

CourseDescriptionPrerequisites
Comp Sci 202 PythonMath 105*
Comp Sci 351 Data Structures & AlgorithmsComp Sci 251*, Math 116 or 211

Web Documents (3 credits) – Must complete at least ONE of the following:

CourseDescriptionPrerequisite
Art 325Web Design IIAdmissions to Art or Inter-Arts/IAT prog; & Art 324(P)
CompSci 113Web Document ProductionNone
InfoSt 320Web Design IIInfoSt 240(P)

Web Programming (3 credits)- Must complete at least ONE of the following:

CourseDescriptionPrerequisites
CompSci 361Introduction to Software EngineeringCompSci 351*, English 102*
CompSci 481Server-side Internet ProgrammingJr St; CompSci 202*; CompSci 113(C), InfoSt 240(C), or Art 324(C)

Web Applications (3 credits) – Must complete this course

CourseDescriptionDescription
CompSci 482 Rich Internet ApplicationJr St; CompSci 361(P) or 481(P)

Electives (6 credits)– Select 2 courses from the list below:

CourseDescriptionPrerequisites
Art 2182D Design StrategiesNone
Art 224Dynamic TypographyArt 101, 108, 118; or pre-Inter-Arts/IAT program,
Art 325 Multimedia Design Admissions to Art or Inter-Arts/IAT prog; & Art 324(P)
Bus Adm 531Developing Web Applications Using Web ServicesJr St, Bus Adm 432, Admission to Business major
Bus Adm 532 Web Development for Open Business SystemsJr St, Bud Adm 432, Admission to Business major
Commun 313Human Communication and Technology Jr St, English Competency
Commun 413 Rhetoric and the InternetJr St, English Competency
Comp Sci 112 Introduction to the Internet and WWWNone
CompSci 150Survey of Computer ScienceNone
Comp Sci 425Introduction to Data MiningJr St, CompSci 251, Math 221 or 232
CompSci 444 Intro to Text Retrieval & its Appl in Biomedicine Jr St, CompSci 351 or HCA 442
CompSci 469 Introduction to Computer Security Jr St, CompSci 251*, 317*
CompSci 530 Computer Networks Laboratory Jr St, CompSci 520
CompSci 552 Advanced Object Orientation ProgrammingJr St, C or better in both CompSci 351(P) & 361(P)
CompSci 557Introduction to Database SystemsJr St, CompSci 251, 315
Currins 530 Workshop in Computer Instruction in the SchoolsJr St
Currins 547Curricular Applications of the InternetJr St, Admissions to the School of Education
English 439 Document Design Jr St, English 205, 206, or 207
HCA 444Intro to Text Retrieval & its Appl in BiomedicineJr St, CompSci 351 or HCA 442
HCA 542Healthcare Database Design & ManagementHCA 541(441) or L&I Sci 340
InfoSt 325Information Security IJr St
InfoSt 370Data Analysis & Visualization for the Information Prof.Satisfaction of GER QL Part A
InfoSt 375Multimedia Web DesignInfoSt 240
InfoSt 685 Electronic Publishing and Web DesignJr St
*C or better in prerequisite

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Prerequisite coursework may be required. It is important that you meet with an advisor to ensure you understand all requirements. For more information or to declare a Web Development Certificate, contact the Engineering Student Services Office at 414-229-4667 or in EMS E386