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Associate in Applied Science

Major in General Technology

 

Semester hours required for graduation: 64-75

Advisor: Determined by primary specialty

 

The Associate Degree in Applied Science with a Major in General Technology is designed for students seeking a combination of technically-oriented courses to meet specific career objectives and the opportunity to become multi-skilled technicians. In addition to completing the College’s general education requirements, students will also complete course work in primary and secondary specialties.

 

A. General Education: 21 Credit Hours

COL 103 College Skills (3)

CPT 102 Basic Computer Concepts (3)

ENG 101 English Composition I (3)

MAT 101 Beginning Algebra (3)

PSY 201 General Psychology (3)

SPC 205 Public Speaking (3)

Fine Arts: Choose one below: (3)

ART 101 Art History & Appreciation or MUS 105 Music Appreciation

 

B. Technical Specialties: 40 Credit Hours

The degree consists of a primary and a secondary technical specialty.

C. Technical Elective: 3 Credit Hours

This course will be approved by the advisor in order to adapt the program to meet the needs of the

specific student and local employers. Provisions must be made for a minimum of one technical elective.

See the catalog for a list of approved electives.

 

Sample primary/secondary combinations are as follows:

Primary Specialty:

The primary technical specialty consists of a minimum of 28 semester hours credit in a single content area from approved degree, diploma, or technical education certificate programs.

HVAC/R Technology

Machine Tool

Welding

Automotive Repair

Nail Technology

Cosmetology

 

Secondary  Specialty:

A secondary specialty consists of a  minimum of 12 credit hours in another technical area.

Drafting & Design

Welding

Machine Tool

Small Business Management

 

Recommended Course Sequence:

Some possible technical specialty curriculum guides are included in the following pages. It is recommended that students contact their faculty advisor to lay out an appropriate course plan according to their technical specialty and course availability by semester.

 

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Williamsburg Technical College, 601 Martin Luther King, Jr., Avenue, Kingstree, SC 29556     843.355.4110 or 800.768.2021

 

Williamsburg Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees.

Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Williamsburg Technical College.

 

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