The associate of applied science degree is a two-year degree awarded in a specific career or occupational field of experience. Residency requirement is 15 UAS semester credits.
The Apprenticeship Technology program is available to individuals who have completed a formal apprenticeship program and hold journeyman-level status in trades recognized by the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training. This degree is available through campuses of the University of Alaska that offer the required academic credit courses. Upon completion of all the academic credit courses, the apprenticeship program will be evaluated and appropriate credit awarded. Fees may be involved. No more than 38 credit hours may be awarded for the formal apprenticeship program. Contact Career Education for assistance with course planning toward the Associate of Applied Science degree.
Program Assessment plans and student learning outcomes are posted on the Program Assessment website.
Degree Requirements (2014-2015 Catalog)
|Minimum Credit Hours||60|
|General Education Requirements|
|Written Communication Skills|
|ENGL||S111||Methods of Written Communication||3|
|ENGL||S212||Technical Report Writing||3|
|Oral Communication Skills|
|COMM||S111||Fundamentals of Oral Communication*||3|
|COMM||S235||Small Group Communication and Team Building*||3|
|*Grade C 2.00 or better|
|Select one from the following (3 credits):|
|BA||S201||Introduction to Management and Supervision||3|
|___||S__||Social Sciences General Education Requirement||3|
|*Complete 6 credits of advisor approved courses in safety, computer, business, technical or other identified education or career pathway.|
**Complete 3 credits of General Education Requirements if CIOS S262 is taken above.