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/Category Credits
I. General Education Requirements 38
A. Intellectual and Practical Skills 15
  • Written Communication
(6)
  • Oral Communication
(3)
  • Quantitative Literacy
(3)
  • Information Literacy
(3)
B. Civic and Global Learning 9
  • Diversity
(3)
  • Ethics
(3)
  • Civic Engagement
(3)
C. Knowledge of Human Cultures 6
D. Understanding the Physical and Natural World 8
II. Area of Study: 21
A. 21 credits from a single discipline or combinations from multiple disciplines in applied science & technology 18
B. Associate Capstone (APS-295) 3
III. Electives 6
Total 60
Degree Requirements Credits
The following courses are required for the BSAST Degree in Air Traffic Control and can be fulfilled in either the General Education or Electives sections of the degree chart. 11
  • College Algebra
(3)
  • Physics I with Lab
(4)
  • Physics II with Lab
(4)

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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