Technical Studies

Associate in Applied Science

This program is for students who need individualized academic programs that award college credit for non-traditional forms of learning. It is designed to give students an accelerated route to an associate's degree by earning credit for work experience, industry credentials, non-collegiate instruction, and examination scores.

For additional program information, please contact faculty advisor, Jim Taggart, at (609)343-4950/jtaggart@atlantic.edu.

Upon Completion of this program students will be able to:

  •  Utilize analytical and decision making tools in making management decisions;
  • Demonstrate competence in the use of  communication skills, critical thinking, teamwork and leadership in their chosen profession and career;
  • Benefit from the unique and valuable set of skills and experiences that a combination apprenticeship and college degree provides;
  • Provide official recognition of their individual training and education.
Courses Credits
GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES
When a General Education course is not specified, refer to the list of approved General Education courses
ENGL101-Composition I
3
ENGL102-Composition II
3
MATH121-Applications of Mathematics or higher General Education Mathematics course
4
General Education Science course
4

General Education Social Science course

3
General Education Humanities course
4
TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION CREDITS
20
TECHINCAL CORE
20-25
PROGRAM ELECTIVES - Must meet with an academic advisor 19-24

Computer Literacy: 0-3 Credits

Is fulfilled with CISM125-Introduction to Computers, testing out or reviewed departmental portfolio.

TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE
64
(TECH) EFFECTIVE FALL 2014