Associate of Applied Science in General Technology - Healthcare Emphasis

The Associate of Applied Science in General Technology with a Healthcare Empahsis degree has four basic components:

  1. General Education Requirements
  2. General Requirements
  3. Healthcare Emphasis Requirements
  4. Credit awarded for specialty hours for a certificate of completion document through an approved articulation agreement between DSU and a third party as outlined in R473. Credit will not be awarded until all other program requirements have been met.

Graduation Requirements

General Education & Institutional Requirements

All DSU General Education and Institutional requirements must be fulfilled. A previously earned degree may fulfill those requirements, but courses must be equivalent to DSU’s minimum General Education standards in American Institutions, English, and Mathematics.

General Education Requirement
ENGL 1010Introduction to Writing3
or ENGL 1010D Introduction to Writing
ENGL 2010Interm Writing Selected Topics:3
LIB 1010Information Literacy1
or LIB 1000 Information Literacy Exam
MATH 1030Quantitative Reasoning3-4
or MATH 1040 Introduction to Statistics
or MATH 1050 College Algebra / Pre-Calculus
American Institutions GE course3
Global & Cultural Perspectives GE course3
Healthcare Emphasis Requirements
COMM 2110Interpersonal Communication3
FSHD 1020Sci Foundations of Nutrition3
FSHD 1500Human Development Lifespan3
HLOC 1010Intro to Health Professions2
HLOC 2990Seminar in Health Occupations3
PSY 1010General Psychology3
or PSY 2480 Substance Abuse: Prevention
or PSY 2800 Human Sexuality in a Diverse Society
Technical Speciality
Complete the following:30
Credit awarded for specialty hours for a certificate of completion document through an approved articulation agreement between DSU and a third party as outlined in R473. Credit will not be awarded until all other program requirements have been met.

Graduation Requirements

  1. Complete a minimum of 63 college-level credits (1000 and above).
  2. Complete at least 20 lower-division credits at DSU for institutional residency.
  3. Cumulative GPA 2.0 or higher.