ASAST in Air Traffic Control
The Associate in Science in Applied Science and Technology (ASAST) degree program in Air Traffic Control is limited to licensed air traffic control specialists, as credit is derived from the FAA certification. The degree is a 60-credit program.
ASAST in Air Traffic Control Credit Distribution
|I. General Education Requirements||30|
|A. English Composition||6|
|C. Social Sciences||6|
|D. Natural Sciences and Mathematics||12|
|II. Area of Study: Air Traffic Control||21|
|B. Aviation Weather or Meteorology||3|
|C. Air Traffic Control||3|
D. Air Traffic Control electives
|E. Associate Capstone (APS-295)||3|
|III. Free Electives||6|
|A. Computer Concepts||3|
|B. Free Electives||3|
- Certification: FAA Certificate as an Air Traffic Control Specialist
- Corollary Requirements: College Algebra, Physics I and II, Computer Concepts
- How Students Earn Credit in the Option: Students options are completed by the license, depending on ratings
NOTE 1: Courses listed in the Area of Study are offered as a guide. Other courses may also be considered appropriate for the program. The inclusion of similar courses must be reviewed by the Evaluation team. Students must submit their program plan for review to ensure that course selection is appropriate for the degree.
NOTE 2: Some Areas of study require mathematics at the level of precalculus algebra and calculus.
Students may check the appropriateness of other courses by contacting the Office of Academic Advising.
Leverage Your Training
Have you earned a professional license or certification, or acquired college-level technical expertise on the job? If so, it may be worth college credit. The College also offers a variety of other ways to earn credit, including transferring previous college credits, all designed around the needs of adult learners, like you.