The Associate in Applied Science degree program in Technical Studies is designed to meet the following needs:
Business, industry, labor and government organizations interested in furthering the education and training of their employees/members constitute the target audience of this degree program. By providing a program of study designed to enhance and maintain employee knowledge and skills, it is expected that such individuals will enjoy greater job security and job flexibility while providing employers with more highly skilled and educated workforce.
For those just entering the job market, the program of study will include the education and training needed to assure basic entry level skills for the specific technical/occupational field.
What You'll Learn
Core training under this program consists of four components: General Education, Technical Core, Technical/Occupational Specialty; and On-the-Job Training. See the current advising sheet for more details.
Credits Required: 60 hours
Credential Earned: Associate of Applied Science
Certificate Option: A Certificate of Applied Science in Technical Studies is available for students who complete 30 credit hours. See the current advising sheet for more details.