Associate in Applied Science (AAS)
The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree in a career and technical area requires:
- A minimum of 90 quarter-credits in program requirements
- A grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 or better
- One-third of the credits for the degree be earned from the college awarding the degree
- Courses from communications, computation and human relations/leadership
A student with proven competencies in the program requirements may be granted credit. The program must approve any credits awarded.
Associate in Applied Science-Transfer (AAS-T)
An Associate in Applied Science-Transfer (AAS-T) degree is an AAS degree that provides transfer opportunities for students continuing toward a four-year degree at specific universities. An AAS-T degree is a degree awarded in a career and technical field that contains a minimum of 20 transferable general education credits in communications, quantitative reasoning, and social science, humanities or science. Not all programs offer the AAS-T.
For more information, consult a program instructor, academic advisor or counselor.