Award: Associate in Applied Science Degree
Program Location: Applied Technology Center
This degree (DTAAS, Heavy Equipment Option) prepares students for a career in the heavy equipment, construction, and utility industries. This degree serves students by providing a diverse education of coursework that is taught by faculty with direct experience in the industry. A major strength of this program is the strong hands-on approach to learning.
General Education: 22.5
Major Requirements: 39.5
Option Requirements: 39.0
Total credit hours required: 101.0
Note: Students must earn a C grade or better in all DESL classes to earn this 2 year A.A.S. degree.
The following General Education courses are recommended for Heavy Equipment (DTHEO): Communication: ENGL 1220 ; Quantitative/Numeracy Skills: MATH 1240 or higher; and Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness: PSYC 1000