Associate of Applied Science: 2017–2018 Catalog Year

Technology-General Industrial

Associate of Applied Science

The Associate of Applied Science Technology degree in General Industrial Technology is designed to develop skills and knowledge that can be applied in a variety of industries and facilities with a focus on installation, maintenance and management of technical, electrical, and mechanical systems A broad base of study in electronics, fluid power, mechanical systems, machine tool, welding and wiring is offered. Hands-on practice and theoretical knowledge will prepare individuals for a variety of entry-level electrical/mechanical technician positions or technical support positions in the industrial, manufacturing, technology or commercial environments.

Salary: $35,180–$53,370 / year (Nevada)

Career Outlook: Above average growth

Good To Know: Leads to employment as a maintenance or industrial technician

Total Requirements: 60 Units (Credits)

Course Requirements
Program Requirements 36 Units (Credits)
AIT 101 Fundamentals of Applied Industrial Technology 4
AIT 155 Applied Industrial Technology Hands On Lab 3
DFT 110 Blueprint Reading For Industry 3
Any MTT courses 5
Any WELD courses 5
Choose at least 16 units from the following:
AIT, CADD, ELM, ET, ENRG, IT, MTT, MT, WELD
16
General Education Requirements 24 Units (Credits)
English/Communications Requirements
Recommended: BUS107
Must include a writing course
6
Human Relations
Recommended: BUS 110
3
Humanities/Social Science Requirement 3
Mathematics Requirement 3
Science Requirement 3
U.S. and Nevada Constitution Requirement 3
General Elective 3
A list of all courses filling general education requirements for the Associate of Applied Science can be found on the Associate of Applied Science page.
A list of all courses filling general education requirements for the Associate of Applied Science can be found on the Associate of Applied Science page.


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