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2023-2024 Catalog 
2023-2024 Catalog

General Occupational Technology - Diploma (D55280)

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The General Occupational Technology curriculum provides individuals with an opportunity to upgrade skills and to earn an associate degree, diploma, and/or certificate by taking courses suited for individual occupational interests and/or needs.

The curriculum content will be customized for students according to occupational interests and needs. A program of study for each student will be selected from any non-developmental level courses offered by the College.

Graduates will become more effective workers, better qualified for advancements within their field of employment, and become qualified for a wide range of entry-level employment opportunities.

General Education Courses

(6 SHC)

General education course work includes study in the areas social and behavioral sciences and English composition. The following courses are required:

Behavioral/Social Sciences Elective

Select one course from the following prefixes: ANT, GEO, HIS, POL, PSY, or SOC.

Major Courses

(26 SHC)

Select a minimum 26 SHC from a combination of major courses for curriculums approved to be offered by the college. Courses which offer specific job knowledge and skills must be included. Work experience, including work-based learning, practicums, and internships, may be included in the degree program up to a maximum of 4 SHC.

Other Required Hours

(4 SHC)

Local employer requirements, as well as college designated graduation requirements, are accommodated in other required hours. The following courses (4 SHC) are required:

Total Semester Hours Credit 36

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