Associate of Applied Sciences Degree in General Technology
Option 1: A student completes all the requirements for a technical certificate in one of the following: Administrative Office Technology, Arkansas Heavy Equipment Operator Training Academy, Automotive Technology, Correctional Law Enforcement, Diesel Technology, Early Childhood Education, EMT Paramedic, Health Information Technology, Health Professions, Hospitality Services, Practical Nursing or Welding Technology.
Requirements for these technical certificates are listed here: Technical Certificates
Plus: Completes the minimum 15 hours of general education courses (listed below) and additional elective hours (either technical or general education courses) for a total of 60 credit hours.
Option 2: A student completes 24 hours in a major technical area and 21 hours in the technical core support courses from other related technical disciplines and completes the 15 hours of general education courses, listed below. With the approval of the academic advisor or unit head and the Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs, the student may select courses from one or more technical disciplines and develop a coherent technical program that will prepare him/her for employment in occupational and technical fields.
General Education Courses
|ENGL||1013||Composition I (ACTS ENGL 1013)||3|
|ENGL||1023||Composition II (ACTS ENGL 1023)||3|
|MATH||1043||College Algebra or equivalent math course||3|
|(ACTS MATH 1103)|
|One of the following:|
|CIS||1013||Introduction to Computer Based Systems||3|
|(ACTS CPSI 1003)|
|One of the following:|
|ECON||2203||Principles of Macroeconomics (ACTS ECON 2103)||3|
|ECON||2213||Principles of Microeconomics (ACTS ECON 2203)||3|
|HIST||1013||Survey of Civilization I (ACTS HIST 1113)||3|
|HIST||1023||Survey of Civilization II (ACTS HIST 1123)||3|
|HIST||2213||American History I (ACTS HIST 2113)||3|
|HIST||2223||American History II (ACTS HIST 2123)||3|
|PSCI||2213||American National Government (ACTS PLSC 2003)||3|
|PSY||1013||Introduction to Psychology (ACTS PSYC 1103)||3|
|SOC||2213||Introduction to Sociology (ACTSSOCI 1013)||3|
|Total Hours for General Education Courses:||15|
All of the general education courses, with the exception of MATH 0183, may be applied toward a baccalaureate degree at UAM or transferred to another university.