Associate in Applied Science

In addition to the General Requirements for a Degree listed on page 4 of the current College Catalog, candidates for the Associate in Applied Science Degree must maintain an overall grade point average of 2.00 (C). All credits used to complete this degree must be labeled as “OC” or “TC”. The student must also present an approved program with the minimum credit hours specified for the program, including the following general education requirements:

 

A. ENGLISH: (3 credit hours)
ENGL 110, 111, 116, 125, 201

 

B. COMMUNICATION: (3 credit hours)
COMM 110 or 212, 113 or 3 additional credit hours in one of the following: ENGL 116, 125 or 201

 

C. SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES: (3 credit hours)
1. Economics: ECON 105, 110, 111
2. Geography: GEOG 112, 113, 116, 118, 200
3. History: HIST 117, 118, 201, 202, 231
4. International Studies: INTST 130, 134, 140
5. Political Science: POLSC 115, 119, 120, 122, 124
6. Psychology: PSY 110, 202, 210, 220
7. Social Science: SSC 111
8. Sociology: SOC 110, 114, 120, 213, 218, 219

D. MATHEMATICS AND/OR LABORATORY SCIENCE (6 credit hours)


1. Mathematics: The particular course prescribed in the specific Applied Science curriculum. Approved courses are:
AGBUS 118; BUS 120, MAT 106, RNRS 150
Any MATH above 100, except for the following: 230, 250


2. Laboratory Science: The particular course prescribed in the Applied Science curriculum. Approved courses are:
AGRI 112, 201; ASEP 221; AUTO 115; CATTK 110; DPET 130; ELCTK 220; HORT 110
Any BIOL above 100, except for the following: 150, 230
Any CHEM above 100, except for the following: 113, 122, 131, 132, 210, 220, 230
ANY PHYS above 100, except for the following; 104, 121, 211, 212, 213, 214
ANY EASC or PHYSC above 100

 

E. HUMANITIES ANDFINE ARTS (3 credit hours)
1. Art: ART 110, 142, 150, 151, 152
2. Dance: DANCE 115
3. Film: FILM 110
4. Foreign Language: ARA 211; CHN 211; FR 211; GER 211; ITAL 211; SPAN 211
5. History: HIST 111, 112
6. Humanities: HUMAN 123, 124, 125, 128, 129
7. International Studies: INTST 132, 133
8. Literature: LIT 110, 111, 115, 117, 119, 120, 122, 124, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 230, 250, CHILD 231
9. Mass Communication: MCOMM 224
10. Music: MUS 148, 149, 150
11. Philosophy: PHIL 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116
12. Theatre: THTRE 110 or 111

 

F. Requirements of the specified curriculum in which the student is enrolled. Appropriate technical course substitutions may be approved by the appropriate dean.

Admission to the Program:

The Associate in Applied Science degree is a career-oriented degree that prepares an individual for immediate employment and is awarded in a specific program of study.  Specific programs may have additional admission requirements.  Reference each program for any program specific requirements.

Degree

Associate in Applied Science (Career Program)
Total Credit Hours: 60

Program Requirements

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Required General Education Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS * 3
LABORATORY SCIENCE/MATHEMATICS * 7
SOCIAL SCIENCE * 3
COMMUNICATION * 3
ENGLISH * 3

* See specific requirements for an Associate in Applied Science degree
** Laboratory Science and/or Mathematics course(s)

The Associate in Applied Science degree is a career-oriented degree that prepares an individual for immediate employment and is awarded in a specific program of study.

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