Associates of Applied Science in Engineering Studies

An Associate of Applied Science indicates the recipient has completed courses relevant to their field of choice and gained necessary skills throughout. This program excludes unrelated courses from its curriculum. What is an Associate of Applied Science in Engineering? Obtaining this certificate means the holder has mastered skills such as computer-assisted drafting and design engineering practices… Read more

An Associate of Applied Science indicates the recipient has completed courses relevant to their field of choice and gained necessary skills throughout. This program excludes unrelated courses from its curriculum.

What is an Associate of Applied Science in Engineering? Obtaining this certificate means the holder has mastered skills such as computer-assisted drafting and design engineering practices, and has a thorough understanding of concepts such as forces, motion, the strengths and weaknesses of various materials, and the basics of hydraulics and pneumatics, all of which are important bits of knowledge to have and retain when performing in any career in this field. While many people use this certification in order to increase the chances of acceptance into prominent universities, there are many who use this knowledge to secure great jobs in the field right away.

While engineering can be a rather tough area of study, the benefits are astounding. In the modern economy, engineers and those with the associated skills are in high demand, leading to a wide availability of jobs that commonly offer great pay and benefits.

The cost of participating in one of these programs can vary wildly between different countries and institutions. Your best bet is to research the possibilities in each location before applying or committing.

The range of jobs available to those with an Associate of Applied Science in Engineering and the associated skills is astounding. Some of the most prominent positions available to recipients in the modern global job market include aerospace engineer, agricultural engineer, automotive engineer, biomedical engineer, chemical engineer, computer engineer, civil engineer and electrical engineer. Each of these positions is important to global development in its own unique way, and offers employees the opportunity to make a positive change in the world while enjoying a great salary. 

While pursuing an engineering degree can certainly be daunting, it has benefits that far outweigh the uncertainty of the challenge. Applying to earn an Associate of Applied Science in Engineering can be a great start to a lifelong, world-changing career. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Washtenaw Community College
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5 semesters
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Western Iowa Tech Community College
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Kalamazoo Valley Community College
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Nassau Community College
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4 semesters
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Hawaii Community College
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Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Kalamazoo, USA

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2 years
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Western Iowa Tech Community College
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Western Iowa Tech Community College
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Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
5 semesters
English
Sep 2020
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