2020-2021 Academic Catalog

A.S. in Technical Studies

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Program Description

The Associate of Science in Technical Studies degree addresses the rapidly expanding technician-level employment opportunities available in the new economy by providing customized technical concentrations that meet the ever-changing needs of business and industry. The recommended framework for completing this program is flexible and customized to meet specific workforce needs. 

Delivery Modes

  • Traditional (on campus)
  • Global Online (100% online)


Course Credits
General Education  
ENG 101  Composition I 3
MAT 181  College Algebra 3
UNI 100  First Year Seminar 1
General Education Courses 9 or 10
Natural Sciences Course 3 or 4
Public Speaking Course 3
Technological Literacy Course 3
Program Requirements  
Professional Technical Core: Certificate programs, apprenticeship equivalencies, workforce training equivalencies, minors, regular, coursework, internships, on-the-job work experience, etc.   33 or 35
Total 60

Students must have a minimum overall 2.0 GPA to qualify for graduation.

Developmental Courses do not count toward graduation.

As an option and if needed, Related Technical Electives can be taken at California University of Pennsylvania as part of the 33 to 35 credits.

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