Applied Technology Specialist (ATSP)

Description

In collaboration with Cincinnati State’s Workforce Development Center, the Center for Innovative Technologies offers the Applied Technology Specialist degree. Students who complete all program requirements earn an Associate of Technical Studies degree. The Applied Technology Specialist degree is designed for individuals with significant experience in technical fields such as trades and military veterans. Students may receive up to 27 credit hours, nearly half of the degree requirement, for related education, specialized training, or past work experience. Students must meet with their advisor to determine how much credit will be awarded for past education or experience, and to select courses needed to complete the degree, including elective courses from engineering technologies or information technologies fields.

Program Code

ATSP.ATS

Benefits

Employment Options

Curriculum

Applied Technology Specialist (ATSP)

 
Semester 1 Lec Lab Credits
CIT 150 Applied Technology Studies: Advanced Standing ( T) 1-27 0 27
ENG 101 English Composition 1 ( G) 3 0 3
FYE XXX First Year Experience Elective (B)   1 0 1
MAT XXX Mathematics Elective (G)       3
XXX XXX Humanities Elective (G)       3
XXX XXX Business Elective 1 (B)       3
XXX XXX Computer Skills Elective (B)       2
Semester 2      
COMM 110 Public Speaking ( B) 3 0 3
XXX XXX Business Elective 2 (B)       3
XXX XXX Social Science Elective (G)       3
XXX XXX Engineering Technology Elective 1 (B)       3
XXX XXX Engineering Technology Elective 2 (T)       3
ENG 10X English Composition Elective (G)       3
Total Credits:   8-34 0 60

Electives

First Year Experience Elective  
FYE 100 College Survival Skills 1
FYE 105 College Success Strategies 2
FYE 110 Community College Experience 3
Mathematics Elective  
MAT 121 Technical Algebra and Geometry with Statistics 3
MAT 125 Algebra and Trigonometry 4
MAT 131 Statistics 1 3
MAT 151 College Algebra 4
MAT 251 Calculus 1 5
Humanities Elective 3
Any ART, CULT, FRN, LIT, MUS, PHI, REL, SPN, THE  
COMM 130 Introduction to Film Studies 3
Business Electives  
ACC 101 Financial Accounting 3
MGT 101 Principles of Management 3
MGT 125 Business Ethics 3
MGT 130 Project Management 3
MGT 140 Quality Management 3
MKT 105 Marketing and Customer Relations 3
MKT 110 Sales and Customer Relations 3
Computer Skills Elective  
IM 111 Computer Applications 1 3
IM 112 Computer Applications 2 3
IM 120 Electronic Spreadsheets: Microsoft Excel 3
IM 130 Electronic Word Processing: Microsoft Word 3
IM 140 Electronic Database Management: Microsoft Access 3
IM 150 Electronic Presentations: Microsoft PowerPoint 3
IM 170 Electronic Project Management: Microsoft Project 3
BMT 151 Biomedical Instrumentation 1 4
CET 100 Introduction to Civil Engineering Technology 3
EMET 140 Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology Foundations 2
EVS 110 Environmental Science: Conservation and Cleanup 4
MET 100 Introduction to Mechanical Engineering Technology 2
Social Sciences Elective 3
Any CRJ, ECO, GEO, HST, LBR, POL, PSY, SOC  
Engineering Technology Electives 1 6
Any AMT, BMT, CET, EET, EMET, CMT, CSA, EVT, EVS, IT, MET, NETC, PSET, SET  
English Composition Elective  
ENG 102 English Composition 2: Contemporary Issues 3
ENG 103 English Composition 2: Topics in Literature 3
ENG 104 English Composition 2: Technical Communication 3
ENG 105 English Composition 2: Business Communication 3
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