Associate in Applied Science – 70 credit hours
Purpose: The General Technology program provides an individualized and flexible program to meet the needs of students with significant work experience and/or learning experience whose education goals cannot be met by other technical programs at the college. The objectives of the program include recognizing significant work and/or learning experiences in a broad range of career fields and enhancing educational opportunities to assist individuals in advancing in their chosen occupation.
Career Opportunities: Employment and occupational outlook studies continue to show the value of post-secondary education to a person’s career opportunities. In addition, the Associate degree can serve as a platform of accomplishment for pursuing educational and career goals.
Program Educational Outcomes: Upon completion of the Associate in Applied Science Degree in the General Technology program, the graduate is prepared to:
- Achieve recognition for completion of significant work experience and/or learning experiences.
- Demonstrate knowledge and its application through completion and/or documentation of prior learning or equivalent coursework.
- Transfer credits earned through completion of the Associate in Applied Science Degree into a specialty degree.