Associates of Applied Science in Technology Studies

An Associate of Applied Science notes that the holder has completed core courses geared toward training them in specific skills related to their chosen field. In this type of program, unrelated courses are cut out in order to expedite the learning process. What is an Associate of Applied Science in Technology? The field of technology is ever-growing, and therefore requires that those working in th… Read more

An Associate of Applied Science notes that the holder has completed core courses geared toward training them in specific skills related to their chosen field. In this type of program, unrelated courses are cut out in order to expedite the learning process.

What is an Associate of Applied Science in Technology? The field of technology is ever-growing, and therefore requires that those working in the field constantly master new skills. This certification identifies those who have obtained the necessary skillsets and are ready to work. Throughout this program, students will be expected to become familiar with skills and concepts such as mechanical design, computer-assisted drafting, engineering policy and practices, technical communications, complex mathematics, machine design, and many others associated with the specific niche in which they wish to build their career.

There are many benefits associated with pursuing an Associate of Applied Science in Technology, thanks to its burgeoning presence in industry and communications across the globe. Salaries are often high, and job security is stable when careers in other fields might be a bit risky.

The cost of taking the required courses can vary between countries and institutions. Researching to ensure that your school of choice offers this program and inquiring after the price is a crucial step in the process.

The number of jobs in this field are ever-increasing thanks to the reliance on technology in practically every industry. Some of the more prominent positions to those available with an education in technology and related fields include computer systems analyst, software developer, web developer, IT manager, information security analyst, database administrator, computer support specialist, computer systems administrator and computer programmer. These jobs tend to draw excellent salaries and benefits from most companies, and the skills involved are highly marketable. 

Obtaining an Associate of Applied Science in Technology can help to ensure that anyone is able to find a great job in which they can utilize the all-important skillsets learned through the offered courses. 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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SUNY Clinton Community College
Plattsburgh, USA

The Computer and Electronics Technology (C&ET) A.A.S. degree program provides graduates with skills in two areas: information technology and electronics. Students have the ... +

The Computer and Electronics Technology (C&ET) A.A.S. degree program provides graduates with skills in two areas: information technology and electronics. Students have the option to concentrate their studies by following either the information technology track or electronics track. Skilled Computer and Electronics Technicians are in high demand, and nearly all students who have successfully completed the C&ET program have gone to work in the technology field, making some of the highest starting salaries of Clinton alumni. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Sullivan County Community College
Loch Sheldrake, USA

SUNY Sullivan offers two tracks to prepare professionals for rewarding careers in computer information systems and technology – Computer Programming and Computer Support.

SUNY Sullivan offers two tracks to prepare professionals for rewarding careers in computer information systems and technology – Computer Programming and Computer Support. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Delaware County Community College
Philadelphia, USA

The Game Development specialization is intended to prepare students for a career or further study in game development. Courses emphasize the specific skills necessary for the ... +

The Game Development specialization is intended to prepare students for a career or further study in game development. Courses emphasize the specific skills necessary for the design, development, marketing and testing of computer games. Industry standard programming languages and development tools are utilized in this specialization. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
2 - 3 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Henry Ford College
Detroit, USA

The Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems provides students with in-depth skills and knowledge in a broad range of IT disciplines including programming, ... +

The Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems provides students with in-depth skills and knowledge in a broad range of IT disciplines including programming, database development, PC repair, networking, operating systems, security, web development, and system analysis and design. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
2 years
English
12 May 2020
Campus
 
North Iowa Area Community College
Mason City, USA

The A.A.S. Degree graduate in Industrial Technology provides a broad technical background in a variety of disciplines related to the industry. Industrial technologists work wi ... +

The A.A.S. Degree graduate in Industrial Technology provides a broad technical background in a variety of disciplines related to the industry. Industrial technologists work with management teams, entry-level supervisors, and technicians in providing a manufacturing process and production solutions to ensure the success of our industries. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Nassau Community College
Garden City, USA

Administrative Business Technology-Administrative Support (A.A.S.)–This curriculum provides students with a broad conceptual framework in office automation and information sys ... +

Administrative Business Technology-Administrative Support (A.A.S.)–This curriculum provides students with a broad conceptual framework in office automation and information systems combined with a strong learning experience in communication skills, management, keyboarding, and computer applications. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Sioux City, USA

This program, the Associate of Applied Science in Welding Technology, prepares students for a career in the manufacturing, fabrication, and structural steel industries. The pr ... +

This program, the Associate of Applied Science in Welding Technology, prepares students for a career in the manufacturing, fabrication, and structural steel industries. The program includes hands-on application of SMAW, GMAW, Oxy Fuel, FCAW, GTAW and Robotic Weld processes, using ferrous and non-ferrous metals, and evaluated to AWS D1.1 structural steel code or other codes (ASME sect. IX, API 1104, etc.) as appropriate. -
Associate of Applied Science
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Mid Michigan College
Mount Pleasant, USA +1 More

Our Associate Degree in BIS equips graduates for entry into a vast number of careers including administrative assistant, assistant manager, operations office associate, and cu ... +

Our Associate Degree in BIS equips graduates for entry into a vast number of careers including administrative assistant, assistant manager, operations office associate, and customer service representative. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Hawaii Community College
Hilo, USA

This program prepares students for employment in telecommunications, medical electronics, computers, and consumer electronics. The electronic technician fabricates, installs, ... +

This program prepares students for employment in telecommunications, medical electronics, computers, and consumer electronics. The electronic technician fabricates, installs, maintains, and repairs electronic equipment. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Taylor Business Institute
Chicago, USA

The Electronic Engineering Technology program has two tracks, one with Electronic Circuitemphasis and the other with Visual Programming emphasis. The core program, common to b ... +

The Electronic Engineering Technology program has two tracks, one with Electronic Circuitemphasis and the other with Visual Programming emphasis. The core program, common to both tracks, provides the successful student with skills in basic electronics, component usage, focuses on modern lab documentation techniques, and the analysis of analog circuits, digital circuits and microcontroller systems. -
Associate of Applied Science
80 weeks
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
College of du Page
Glen Ellyn, USA

The Computer Information Systems (CIS) program at College of DuPage offers a variety of degrees and certificates that enable graduates to pursue careers and upgrade skills in ... +

The Computer Information Systems (CIS) program at College of DuPage offers a variety of degrees and certificates that enable graduates to pursue careers and upgrade skills in a wide range of information technology (IT) fields. In addition, the program offers courses and programs designed to give professionals working outside the IT field the knowledge and skills to utilize current and emerging technologies required for their jobs. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Ancilla College
Donaldson, USA

In Ancilla College’s Computer Information Systems (CIS) program you will learn computer technology and software skills. Your Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree will ... +

In Ancilla College’s Computer Information Systems (CIS) program you will learn computer technology and software skills. Your Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree will provide you with hands-on experiences, skill training and knowledge related to computer applications, network security, web design and new information technologies... -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Southwestern Oregon Community College
Coos Bay, USA

The Associate of Applied Science CIS Digital Design degree is designed to successfully prepare students for careers in the expanding fields of digital design and media product ... +

The Associate of Applied Science CIS Digital Design degree is designed to successfully prepare students for careers in the expanding fields of digital design and media productions through an integrated curriculum exposing students to design principles and technical strategies. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Washtenaw Community College
Ann Arbor, USA

Students will learn about the latest desktop, server, and networking technologies. This program has a core of hardware, operating system, and scripting that all students must ... +

Students will learn about the latest desktop, server, and networking technologies. This program has a core of hardware, operating system, and scripting that all students must complete. In addition to the common core subjects, students will select a specialized track in one of the following areas: Local and Wide Area Networking, Microsoft Network Operating Systems, Linux Network Operating Systems, Computer and Network Security, or Data Recovery. -
Associate of Applied Science
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Sep 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Kalamazoo Valley Community College
Kalamazoo, USA

This program prepares students as engineering technicians. With careful selection of electives, this program will transfer to several Western Michigan University engineering d ... +

This program prepares students as engineering technicians. With careful selection of electives, this program will transfer to several Western Michigan University engineering degrees. For transfer to WMU MFT or EUM, MATH 156 and MATH 160 are recommended. For transfer to WMU EDT, MATH 160 and MATH 162 are recommended. For transfer to WMU UEM, ACC 101 and ECO 202 are recommended. For transfer to WMU EDT, EDMT 103 and EDMT 145 are recommended. -
Associate of Applied Science
Full-time
2 years
English
May 2020
Campus
 

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