Skip to Navigation
    Casper College
  Dec 15, 2017
2017-2018 Academic Catalog & Student Handbook

Technical Studies, A.A.S.

Return to Degree Programs (By Dept.) Return to: Degree Programs (By Dept.)

This degree is designed for those students who are planning to transfer to the University of Wyoming and enroll in the bachelor of applied science degree program. It is open to certificate holders who are interested in earning an associate of applied science degree either via traditional classroom instruction or via distance education.

Recommended Curriculum

General Education (Minimum 17 credits)

General education coursework can be completed from within or outside of the major field of study.

1. Exploration and Participation

4. General Education Electives

  • Must be chosen from areas 1, 2, or 3 above.

5. Physical Education (1CR)

Major Requirements (Minimum 47 Credits)

  • Core Technical Studies Coursework - Certification Area (30CR)

Student must meet all qualifications to earn at least a certificate within one of the designated technical studies areas.

  • Additional Courses within certification area (10CR) 

*There is a 40-hour minimum for transfer to the University of Wyoming.

  • Additional Technical Studies Electives (7CR) - Select in consultation with advisor


The normal length of this program is two academic years at 15-17 credit hours per semester.

Graduation Requirements:

A minimum of 60 approved semester credits are required for graduation. For specific graduation requirements see “Academic Information ” and “Degree Requirements .”

Only courses numbered 1000 or above can be used toward the Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Business, Associate of Fine Arts, Associate of Applied Science and Associate Degree in Nursing.

Return to Degree Programs (By Dept.) Return to: Degree Programs (By Dept.)