Associate in Applied Science
This program is designed for students who have progressed in their careers and achieved an advanced classification/status in a recognized technical field. Examples of these positions could include senior designer, head mechanic, quality manager, construction manager, etc. This advanced classification must be accompanied by a minimum of five years of full-time work experience. Students will be required to provide proof of advanced status and will select a program specialty in their fields of expertise. Students will be granted up to 20 credits for successfully fulfilling the criteria stated above.
- These vary greatly depending on the advanced standing the student possesses and the coursework that they take.
Credit for advanced position status must be verified by completion of a portfolio detailing employment history, employer documentation of classification, validation of hours, and a current job description that identifies required skills - 20 credit maximum.
Recommended Math Pathway: TECH
Writing Requirements: ENGL-101 and ENGL-102
The Applied Technology AAS Degree is customized to fit an individual’s situation. A student will be granted up to 20 credits for prior work and advanced classification in a field. The student should work with an advisor to determine the classes to be taken, and to develop a guided pathway.
See general course requirements for this pathway.