Associate in Applied Science in Web Server Administrator

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The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Web Server Administrator is designed to give students a set of skills that would allow them to develop comprehensive and interactive websites with database access as well as to setup and maintain web servers. Completing the program may lead to positions such as web technician and web server administrator.

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Academic Career
Credit
Degree/Certificate Type
Career and Technical Degree
Academic Plan
Web Server Administrator (AAS)
Academic Plan Code
3087
Total Credits Required
62–65

Career Opportunities

This pathway map can lead to a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are a sampling of some of the possible positions and Arizona-based salaries related to this pathway map. Some of the opportunities presented below may require either a bachelor degree or a post-graduate level education.

Example job titles with salary information
Occupation / Title Annual Median Wage
Computer Occupations, All Other $80,280
Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.

Course Sequence by Term

The following is the suggested course sequence by term. Please keep in mind:

  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term and may be affected when students enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Initial course placement is determined by placement tests and completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites and program prerequisites.
  • Students should meet with an academic advisor about any concerns that may affect course enrollment.

Term 1

Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
15-17
CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I RC 3
First-Year Composition Any approved General Education course in the First-Year Composition area See Academic Advisor for recommended courses. FYC 3
Mathematics Any approved General Education course in the Mathematics area See Academic Advisor for recommended courses. Math 3–5
Restricted Electives RE 6

Term 2

Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
15-16
CIS166AA Introduction to Javascripting RC 3
(CIS126DL) or
CIS226AL or
CIS240DL
(Linux Operating System) or
Internet/Intranet Server Administration-Linux or
Linux Network Administration
RC 3
MST150 or
(MST150XP) or
(MST152) or
(MST152DA) or
(MST152DB)
Microsoft Windows Professional or
(Microsoft Windows XP Professional) or
(Microsoft Windows Server) or
(Microsoft Windows 2000 Server) or
(Microsoft Windows 2003 Server)
RC 3–4
CRE101 College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking OR equivalent by assessment. Critical Rdg 3
First-Year Composition Any approved General Education course in the First-Year Composition area See Academic Advisor for recommended courses. FYC 3

Term 3

Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
16
CIS166AB or
CIS166AE
Web Scripting with Perl/CGI or
Web Scripting with PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor (PHP)
RC 3
Humanities & Fine Arts Any approved General Education course in the Humanities & Fine Arts area See Academic Advisor for recommended courses. HU 3
Natural Sciences Any approved General Education course in the Natural Sciences area See Academic Advisor for recommended courses. NS 4
Oral Communications Any approved General Education course in the Oral Communications area See Academic Advisor for recommended courses. Oral Comm 3
SBU200 Society and Business SB 3

Term 4

Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
16
CIS117DM or
CIS276DA or
CIS276DB or
CIS276DC
Microsoft Access: Database Management or
MySQL Database or
SQL Server Database or
Oracle Database
RC 3
CIS224 Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows RC 3
CIS233DA Internet/Web Development Level II RC 3
CNT140AA Introduction to Networks RC 4
Restricted Electives See Academic Advisor for recommended courses RE 3

Program Electives

Select from the following courses to meet the Restricted Electives requirement.

Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS233DC Internet Web Development: Dreamweaver RE 3
CIS120DC Adobe Animate: Digital Animation RE 3
CIS120DF Adobe Photoshop Level I: Digital Imaging RE 3
CIS235 E-Commerce RE 3
CIS220DC Flash: Advanced Animation and ActionScript RE 3
CIS234 XML Application Development RE 3
CIS250 Management of Information Systems RE 3
CIS290AC Computer Information Systems Internship RE 3

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Program Area Key

  • Critical Rdg = Critical Reading
  • FYC = First Year Composition
  • HUM = Humanities, Arts and Design
  • Mathematics = Mathematics
  • NS = Natural Science
  • Oral Comm = Oral Communication
  • PP = Program Prerequisite
  • SB = Social-Behavioral Sciences
  • RC = Required Courses
  • RE = Restricted Electives

Disclaimer

Course Sequence total credits may differ from the program information located on the MCCCD curriculum website due to program and system design.

All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.

View MCCCD’s program website for the Associate in Applied Science in Web Server Administrator (http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MCCCD.woa/wa/freeForm3?id=118468).

* Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.