2019-2020 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 college 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 and Student Success at (828) 448-6048.

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