Technical Studies Transfer

Degree offered

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

Credits required 60


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

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

HST 112The West and the World II

3 credits

HST 113United States History to 1877

3 credits

HST 114United States History from 1877

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

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

Multicultural Perspective Elective: See General Education Competency Courses - Multicultural Perspective Elective for course listings

Quantitative/Symbolic Reasoning Elective: See General Education Competency Courses - Quantitative/Symbolic Reasoning Elective for course listings

Technical Literacy: See General Education Competency Courses - Technical Literacy Elective for course listings. Waived for students who have successfully completed two online courses

Program Electives

Electives as needed to complete 60 credits

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

Consult with your advisor to select college-level courses to achieve a total of 60 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1

CSS 101, ENG 101, Program Elective, Program Elective, HST 111 or HST 112 or HST 113 or HST 114

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2

ENG 102, Multicultural Perspective Elective, Program Elective, Program Elective, SOC 101 or SOC 212 or SOC 252

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 3

COM 101, Program Electives, Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning Elective

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 4

Program Electives, Science Elective, Technical Literacy Elective
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