Coastal Pines Technical College

Coastal Pines Technical College 2016-2017 Catalog and Student Handbook

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Technical Studies

Associate of Applied Science

Program Description

The Technical Studies Associate Degree program is designed to prepare students for employment in a variety of positions in today's technical industry fields. This program offers students learning opportunities that develop higher level academic skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. It is specifically open to students who have already completed another approved technical or industrial program of study. The program emphasizes a continuation of technical studies theory and practical applications necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive an Associate of Applied Science degree in Technical Studies and will be qualified for employment as technicians.

Admission Requirements

Minimum Required Age

16

High School Diploma or GED Required

Yes

Placement Scores for Regular Admission (Accuplacer)

English

Reading

Math

Algebra

70

64

N/A

57

 

Other Conditions for Admission

Students must have completed a minimum of 45 hours of an occupational program in an appropriate field of study.

See your advisor for program eligibility.

Instructor of the occupational program must have SACSCOC approved teaching credentials for associate degree level courses.

Campus Locations

Alma

Baxley

Camden

Golden Isles

Hazlehurst

Jesup

Waycross

Program Courses

Credits

General Education Core (Required minimum: 15 Semester Credit Hours)

 

Area I - Language Arts/Communications

3

ENGL 1101 - Composition and Rhetoric

 

Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences

3

Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics

3

Choose one of the following Math courses:

 

MATH 1101 Mathematical Modeling

 

MATH 1111 College Algebra

 

Area IV - Humanities and Fine Arts

3

Specific General Education Core Electives

3

One course from Area I, II, III, or IV

 

For a complete listing of General Education courses and electives select the following link: General Education Courses.

Occupational Courses

 

Occupational courses in appropriate field of study

45

Minimum credit hours for Graduation

60

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