This degree prepares students for immediate employment upon completion of the degree. A student seeking an AAS degree should be aware that it is an employment-oriented degree and that some courses of the degree may not transfer to other colleges and universities
The Associate of Applied Science degree is a two-year degree program in a technical area. This technical degree only requires 15/16 hours of general education core classes and is heavy on technical course requirements. Most AAS degrees require approximately 60 hours to graduate. The AAS degree will transition most easily into the Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies with a minimum loss of earned credits.
The degree option for a workforce education program. Degrees must be limited to a total of 60-72 semester credit hours.
This degree is conferred upon students who successfully complete a program designed to lead the individual directly into employment in a specific career. The Applied Science degree has the same requirements as those stated above for the Associate Degree.
The degree awarded to a student who successfully completes one of many professional/technical programs available at SCCC.