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Catalog 2015-16 
Catalog 2015-16 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.)

General Education - 18-20 Credits

Required Courses


Choose courses in each category from list of approved General Education courses . One course must be a Diversity course.

  • Arts and Humanities 3 Credits.
  • Biological and Physical Sciences 3-4 Credits.
  • Mathematics 3-4 Credits.
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences 3 Credits.

Additionally, A.A.S. programs must have 3 additional credits of general education. Check the Program of Study for specific, additional general education requirements.

Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree

Arts and Humanities - Minimum 3 Credits **

Biological and Physical Sciences - 3-4 Credits

English Composition - 3 Credits

Social and Behavioral Sciences - Minimum 3 Credits **

Additional Information

* Diversity Course: Students are required to take one Diversity course. Choose a course marked with an asterisk.

**An additional 3 credits in Arts & Humanities, Social and Behavioral Sciences, or other category are required for an A.A.S. degree.

The above chart lists the General Education requirements for the Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree. Students should contact an academic advisor for possible additional courses.

Students must successfully complete appropriate developmental prerequisites, in addition to other specified prerequisites, before enrolling in any course that fulfills a General Education requirement. This degree requires 18-20 credits in General Education courses. Students pursuing the Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in a career program should follow the curriculum under the selected program in the Academic Programs of Study section of this catalog. Students who intend to transfer to a four-year institution should contact an academic advisor for assistance in choosing General Education courses and program electives.