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2019-2020 Archived Catalog 
2019-2020 Archived Catalog

Applied Technology, A.A.S.

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Associate in Applied Science
Technology Division

Program Code: APPT2

Office: Regional Technology Center M-TEC RTC2700

Phone: (810) 762-0500

This program is designed for students who have progressed in their careers and achieved an advanced classification/status in a recognized technical field. Examples of these positions could include senior designer, head mechanic, quality manager, construction manager, etc. This advanced classification must be accompanied by a minimum of five years of full-time work experience. Students will be required to provide proof of advanced status and will select a program specialty in their fields of expertise. Students will be granted up to 20 credits for successfully fulfilling the criteria stated above.

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS: Credit for advanced position status must be verified by completion of a portfolio detailing employment history, employer documentation of classification, validation of hours, and a current job description that identifies required skills - 20 credit maximum.

Manufacturing Option: For students involved in the design, manufacture, test, or maintenance of products, machinery, etc.

Electrical Option: For students involved in the development, maintenance, or programming of electrical components and/or industrial automation.

Construction Option: For students involved in the construction of residential or commercial buildings.

Automotive Option: For students involved in the service, repair or testing of automobiles and/or trucks.

Occupational Specialty Courses - Select 1 Option

Manufacturing Option

  • Select a minimum of 22 credits from CADD, ELEC or MECH Credits 22 / 22 Contact Hours

Electrical Option

  • Select a minimum of 22 credits from CADD or ELEC Credits 22 / 22 Contact Hours

Construction Option

  • Select a minimum of 22 credits from ACHR, BCON or CADD Credits 22 / 22 Contact Hours

Automotive Option

  • Select a minimum of 22 credits from AUTO, AUBY, ELEC or MECH Credits 22 / 22 Contact Hours

Group Total: Credits 22 / 22 Contact Hours

Related Requirement Courses

  • Credit for advanced position\ status - See Entrance Requirements above Credits 0-20 / 0 Contact Hours
  • Any 1 or more credits from courses with any Technology prefix: AUBY, AUTO, BCON, CADD, ELEC, FIRE, COMC, COMG, COMI, COMN, COMS, COMT, COMW, COMV, MECH or TECH (See Entrance Requirements) Credits 1 / 1 Contact Hours

Group Total: Credits 1-21 / 1 Contact Hours

Recommended Elective Courses

  • Program does not specify Recommended Elective Courses for degree completion Credits 0 / 0 Contact Hours

Group Total: Credits 0 / 0 Contact Hours

General Education Requirements (minimum of 18 credits required)

English Composition (3 credits)

Humanities (3 credits)

Social Science (3 credits)

  • Complete any 100 level or higher Social Science course Credits 3 / 3 Contact Hours

Additional General Education Credits to Fulfill General Education Requirements

  • or higher Mathematics course
  • Credits should be selected according to your degree program from Humanities, Social Science, Mathematics, and Natural Science

Group Total: Credits 18 / 18 Contact Hours

Computer Competency Requirement

Beginning 2016, demonstration of computer competency is a degree requirement at Mott Community College

Computer competency can be demonstrated by one of two ways:

NOTE: Some programs require taking COMG-153; for these programs, the Test-Out option is not available. For those programs that do not require COMG-153, the competency test-out option is available and can be taken in the Academic Testing Center, located on the 3rd floor of the Mott Library.

Program Total: Credits 62 / 62 Contact Hours


  1. All course and degree requirements must be met
  2. 15 credits minimum must be earned at MCC
  3. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0

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