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.
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.