ASAST in Technical Studies

The Associate of Science in Applied Science and Technology in Technical Studies is a 60-credit program designed to prepare students with diversified knowledge within applied science and technology. This degree is designed for students in multiple disciplinary occupations, such as technical supervisors responsible for mechanical and electrical operations; clinical supervisors responsible for radiation protection, radiations therapy, and medical imaging; and technologists responsible for troubleshooting of electrical, mechanical, and programmable logic interfaces.

ASAST in Technical Studies Credit Distribution

Subject Area/Category Credits
I. General Education Requirements 30
A. Intellectual and Practical Skills 12
  • English Composition I (ENC-101)
(3)
  • English Composition II (ENC-102)
(3)
  • College Algebra (MAT-121) or above
(3)
  • Computer Concepts (CIS-107) or above
(3)
B. Human Cultures and the Physical and Natural World 12
  • Psychology or Sociology
(3)
  • Higher Level Mathematics above College Algebra
(3)
  • Physics I or Chemistry I
(3)
  • Physics II or Chemistry II
(3)
C. General Education Electives 6
II. Area of Study: 24
A. 21 credits from a single discipline or combinations from multiple disciplines in applied science & technology 21
B. Associate Capstone (APS-295) 3
III. Free Electives 6
Total 60

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.

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