Associate of Applied Science in General Technology - Business Emphasis

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

  1. General Education & Institutional Requirements
  2. General Requirements
  3. Business 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.

Institutional Requirement in Computer Literacy
CIS 1200Computer Literacy3-6
or CIS 1201 Computer Literacy Exam
or CS 1400
CS 1410
Fundamentals of Programming
and Object Oriented Programming
General Education Requirement
ECON 1010Economics of Social Issues3
ENGL 1010Introduction to Writing3
or ENGL 1010D Introduction to Writing
LIB 1010Information Literacy1
or LIB 1000 Information Literacy Exam
American Institutions3
Global & Cultural Perspectives3
General Requirements
Complete one of the following:
MATH 1030Quantitative Reasoning3
MATH 1040Introduction to Statistics3
MATH 1050College Algebra / Pre-Calculus4
STAT 2040Business Statistics3
Business Emphasis Requirements
ACCT 1010Applied Business Accounting2
BUS 1370Human Relations3
COMM 2110Interpersonal Communication3
FIN 1750Personal Finance: Financial Citizenship in Social and Economic Systems3
MGMT 2600Entrepreneurship3
MKTG 2550Marketing Essentials3
Technical Specialty
Complete the following:30
30 technical specialty credits
- Transfer coursework for a certificate of completion will be evaluated, and credit awarded after all other program requirements have been met. Credit is awarded in accordance with approved articulation agreements as outlined in R473.

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.