Technical Study- Associate of Technical Study

For information, contact the departments of Engineering Technology, Computer Information Technology, or Commerce. The Department of Engineering Technology is at 301 Mosler Hall, 513-785-3132, on the Hamilton campus and at  the Middletown Office of Academic Advising in 1 Johnston Hall, 513-727-3440. The Commerce Department is at 106 University Hall, 513-785-7706, on the Hamilton campus.

This technically-oriented program is offered through the combined disciplines of commerce, computer information technology, and engineering technology. Students work with a faculty advisor to develop an interdisciplinary plan of study with an area of concentration and a well-rounded program. Through this program, you have the flexibility to tailor an associate degree to your specific needs.

Program Requirements

(64 semester hours)

Nontechnical Courses 1
ENG 111Composition and Rhetoric3
ENG 215Workplace Writing3
Select one of the following:3
Principles of Public Speaking
Introduction to Interpersonal Communication
Small Group Communication
Select six hours of the following:6
Miami Plan fine arts, humanities, or social science course (MPF IIA, IIB, or IIC)
Miami Plan U.S. Cultures or World Cultures course (MFP IIIA or IIIB)
Basic program support courses 1
Select at least 3 hours in each category: Math, science, and computing courses17
Technical Subject Areas32
Approved course work in engineering technology and/or computer technology/computer and information technology and/or commerce approved by the Associate of Technical Studies Review Committee as constituting a well-defined, coherent program leading to marketable, technical job skills.
Total Credit Hours64
1

Nontechnical and basic program support courses must include at least 12 semester hours of the Miami Plan Foundation (MPF) in four of the five MPF areas.