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Skilled Trades A.A.S.
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Skilled Trades A.A.S.
Department: General Technology
Total Credit Hours: 64-65 credits
This degree program is for students who have completed an approved apprenticeship training program. It allows a union apprentice or journeyman to receive college credit for previously acquired knowledge, skills, and experience by applying those credits towards the associate's degree. The A.A.S. in Skilled Trades may enable students to pursue an advanced degree at a four-year institution in fields such as construction technology, construction management, or related areas.
The Skilled Trades Apprenticeship Training Program at SCC recognizes the core curriculum of any apprenticeship training program that is approved by the Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training. If your training meets these standards, your journeyman status can be transferred to SCC as credit to satisfy a portion of the specific program requirements needed for an associate's degree. These 40 credit hours will be granted at the completion of all the other A.A.S. degree requirements.
|General Education Requirements (24-25 credits)|
|Mathematics||MAT 105 or higher||Applied Math or higher||3-4|
ENG 102 or
|English Composition I
English Composition II or
|Social Science||HIS 101 or
HIS 102 or
HIS 115 or
HIS 270 or
POL 101 or
|US History to 1877
US History since 1877
US History since 1945
History of Missouri
State & Local Government
|Natural Science||Any BIO, CHM, or PHY||3|
DAN 196, or 197 or 198 or 199
Any Foreign Language
|Elective||BTC/CPT 103 or
PC Operating Systems
|Core Course Requirements (40 credits)|
|This requirement is fulfilled by the approved completion of the Journeyman's Certificate from the Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training, a division of the U.S. Department of Labor. These credit hours will be granted at the completion of all the other A.A.S. degree requirements.|
|Total Required Hours: 64-65 credits|