Technical Studies Transfer Program

Degree offered

Associate in Arts or Associate in Science in General Studies (Technical Studies)

Credits required 60

Dean William Berardi

Program contact Carol Martin, Coordinator of General Studies and Professor of Office Administration, ext. 2408

Program Goals Statement

The Technical Studies program provides students with the skills and workplace requirements of a broad selection of technical areas and facilitates internal transfer to a BCC technical program. The program provides a broad technology-based degree for students who wish to diversify their technical background.

Student Learning Outcomes

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Program Information

All electives should be approved by the student’s advisor. Students may choose Cooperative Education (CED) as an elective.

After BCC

If you plan to transfer to a four-year institution, visit the Transfer Affairs Web site at www.BristolCC.edu/transfer

Degree Requirements

General Courses

COM 101Fundamentals of Public Speaking

3 credits

CSS 101College Success Seminar

1 credit

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

ENG 102Composition II: Writing about Literature

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:10

Choose one of the following

HST 111The West and the World I

3 credits

And

HST 112The West and the World II

3 credits

Or

HST 113United States History to 1877

3 credits

And

HST 114United States History from 1877

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:6

Choose one of the following

SOC 101Principles of Sociology

3 credits

SOC 212The Sociology of Social Problems

3 credits

SOC 252The Sociology of Human Relations

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Elective Courses

Multicultural Perspective Elective

3 credits

Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning Elective

3-4 credits

Elective - Science

3-4 credits

Technical Literacy Elective

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3
Technical Literacy: waived for students who have successfully completed two (2) online courses

Program Electives

Choose from any of the following courses, provided the prerequisite has been met ACC, BIO, BUS, CAD, CIS, CIT, CED, CUL, ECN, EGR, HLT, MAN, MAR, MTH, MTK, OFC, OFP, PHY, RES, RMN, SCI, COM 102, ENG 215, GLG 101, CHM 111 or higher, SSC 101, and SSC 217

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1

CSS 101College Success Seminar

1 credit

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

History Elective

3 credits

Program Elective

3 credits

Program Elective

3 credits

Technical Literacy Elective

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2

ELECTIVE

3 credits

ENG 102Composition II: Writing about Literature

3 credits

SOC 101Principles of Sociology

3 credits

Multicultural Perspective Elective

3 credits

Elective - Science

3 -4 credits

And

SOC 212The Sociology of Social Problems

3 credits

Or

SOC 252The Sociology of Human Relations

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 3

COM 101Fundamentals of Public Speaking

3 credits

Electives

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 4

Electives

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