2017-2018 Catalog

General Occupational Technology A.A.S.


The General Occupational Technology curriculum provides individuals with an opportunity to upgrade their skills and to earn an associate degree, diploma, and/or certificate by taking courses suited for individual occupational interests and/or needs.

The curriculum content will be customized for students according to occupational interests and needs. A program of study for each student will be selected from any non-developmental level courses (100-189 or 200-289) offered by the College.

Graduates will become more effective workers, better qualified for advancements within their field of employment, and become qualified for a wide range of entry-level employment opportunities.

Students interested in discussing course requirements of the General Occupational Technology degree must contact the Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs at (828) 448-6114.

The General Occupational Technology Degree will not be awarded to students who have also completed another Associate in Applied Science Degree.

Total Credit Hours: 64