General Technology - Associate in Applied Science
If you enjoy challenging pursuits but aren't sure which career is right for you, you may want to consider HGTC's Associate in Applied Science in General Technology. The General Technology degree allows a student, with advisor guidance and approval, to complete coursework available at HGTC. By combining coursework of primary and secondary specialties, graduates are prepared to work in different but related areas of study.
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The General Technology major allows a student and academic advisor to tailor a program
of study to meet specific career goals and employment objectives. The required core
consists of a primary specialty (28 credit hours minimum) in a single content area
and a secondary specialty (12 credit hours minimum). The primary specialty consists
of a minimum of 28 credit hours in a single content area. The secondary specialty
consists of an additional 12 credit hours in another content area from approved degree,
diploma, or technical education certificate programs. This major provides great flexibility
for tailoring programs to suit employment opportunities.
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|Complete range of semester hour credits distributed as follows:|
|GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES|
|ENG 155 (or ENG 101 + SPC 205)||3|
|ENG 160 or ENG 102||3|
|MAT 155 (or MAT 101, 102, 110, 120)||3|
|REQUIRED CORE SUBJECT AREAS||40|
|The Required Core consists of a primary technical specialty (28 credit hours minimum) in a single content area and secondary specialty (12 credit hours minimum). The Primary Specialty consists of a minimum of 28 credit hours in a single content area. The Secondary Specialty consists of an additional 12 credit hours in another content area from approved degree, diploma or technical education certificate programs.|
|OTHER HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION|
|CPT 101 or CPT 170||3|
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS