Technical Studies, AAS
This two-year degree prepares students for entry-level jobs in a variety of technical fields.
Students will learn to safely perform laboratory duties; apply principles and techniques of quality engineering; work as part of a team; explain the application of liquids, gases, solids, metrics, mechanics, forces, simple machines, heat, light, sound, and nuclear energy in industrial engineering processes. This program is offered at our Chester campus.
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This major is eligible for G3 tuition assistance for qualified students.
Jobs in this field include entry-level positions in computer-aided design, electricity, HVAC, machining, mechanical maintenance, and welding.
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Spring Semester to Begin Remotely
Due to the current spread of COVID-19 in our area, the college’s spring semester classes will begin remotely. Through January 29, classes scheduled to meet on-campus will be held through Zoom. The college’s student services offices will also continue to offer remote services on the weekdays during this timeframe. Very limited staff will be on campus, and students are encouraged to access services remotely. Students needing assistance may contact the Help Hub. Learn more.