The Web Technology certificate provides participants with the knowledge needed to have a broad understanding of how to plan, develop, implement and evaluate standards based websites and strategies for their success.  Professionals develop relevant understanding and use of information and communication technologies to increase the probability that the targeted end users are able to find and access the information or services they are seeking, and organizations are able to track the use and performance of their content through actionable data.

Certificate Requirements

This course set leads to a certificate only. If you’re interested in applying these credits toward a UW-Stout degree, please visit the degree programs website.


  • Available Completely Online
  • Four Courses – 12 Credits
  • Fundamental to Advanced Level
  • Dreamweaver CS6
  • Based on Web Standards, HTML5 and CSS3
  • Development for Mobile, Tablet and Desktop Using Responsive Design
  • Understand How Search Engines Work
  • Tips and Tricks to Increase Page Visibility
  • Web Analytics for Analysis and Tracking of How People Use Your Website
  • Earn Undergraduate Credits

Career and Employment Options

The certificate can advance your career in any of the following rewarding professions:

  • Web Designer
  • Web Developer
  • Web Marketers
  • Web Administrator
  • Full Stack Developer
  • E-Commerce Managers
  • Web Consultants
  • Interaction Designer
  • User Interface Designers
  • User Experience Design
  • Search Engine Specialist
  • Web Content Strategist


For information, contact:

Kevin W. Tharp, Certificate Adviser   (content questions)
232C Communications Technology
Phone: 715-232-5621

Sara Anger
Adult Student Services Coordinator
Office: 140A Vocational Rehabilitation
Phone: 715-232-5482

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