Technology: Technical Studies
Arkansas State University-Jonesboro
Degree:  Bachelor of Science
Major:  Technology     Emphasis: Technical Studies
 2006-2007
Students requiring developmental course work based on low entrance exam scores (ACT, SAT, ASSET, COMPASS) may not be able to complete this program of study in eight (8) semesters.  Developmental courses do not count toward total degree hours.  Students having completed college level courses prior to enrollment will be assisted by their advisor in making appropriate substitutions.   In most cases, general education courses may be interchanged between semesters.    A minimum of 45 hours of upper division credit (3000-4000 level) is required for this degree.  Mandatory state and institutional assessment exams will be required during your degree program.  Failure to participate in required assessments may delay graduation.
Year 1   Year 1
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ENG 1003 Composition I 3 X   ECON 2313 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 X
SCOM 1203 Oral Communications  3 X   ENG 1013 Composition II 3 X
UC 1913 Making Connections 3     MATH 1033 Plane Trigonometry 3 X
TECH ELECTIVE Technology Elective 3     TECH ELECTIVE Technology Elective 3  
ANTH 2233 or HIST 1013 or 1023 or GEOG 2613 Intro to Cultural Anthropology or World Civilization to 1660 or World Civilization since 1660 or Intro to Geography 3 X   TECH 2453 Technology Design Solid Works I 3  
Total Hours   15     Total Hours   15  
Year 2   Year 2
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
Art 2503 or Mus 2503 or Thea 2503 Fine Arts Visual or Musical or Theatre 3 X   BIOL 1001 Laboratory for Biological Science 1 X
PHY 2054 General Physics I 4 X   BIOL 1003 Biological Science 3 X
TECH ELECTIVE Technology Elective 3     ENG 2003 or ENG 2013 or PHIL 1103 Intro to Lit I or Intro to Lit II or Intro to Philosophy  3 X
TECH 2863 Principles of Technology 3     TECH ELECTIVE Technology Elective 3  
HIST 2763 or 2773 or POSC 2103 US History  to or since 1876 or  Intro to US Government 3 X   TECH ELECTIVE Technology Elective 3  
          TECH ELECTIVE Technology Elective 3  
Total Hours   16     Total Hours   16  
Year 3   Year 3
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
MGMT 3123 or SOC 2213 or PSY 2013 Organizational Management or Sociology or  Psychology 3 X   ENG 3043 or ENG 3013 Technical Writing or Practical Writing 3 X
TECH 3773 Statistics or Technology Elective 3     TECH 3863 Industrial Safety 3  
TECH 2883 Introduction to Quality Control 3     TECH ELECTIVE Technology Elective 3  
TECH ELECTIVE Technology Elective 3     TECH ELECTIVE Technology Elective 3  
TECH ELECTIVE Technology Jr/Sn Elective 3     TECH ELECTIVE Technology Jr/Sn Elective 3  
Total Hours   15     Total Hours   15  
Year 4   Year 4
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
PE 1002 Concepts of Fitness 2 X   TECH 4823 Quality Assurance 3  
Art 2503 or Mus 2503 or Thea 2503 Fine Arts Visual or Musical or Theatre (select course not previously taken) 3 X   TECH 4883 Work Center Management  3  
TECH 4813 Operations Systems Research 3     TECH ELECTIVE Technology Jr/Sn Elective 3  
TECH 4843 Labor Relations 3     TECH ELECTIVE Technology Jr/Sn Elective 3  
TECH ELECTIVE Technology Jr/Sn Electives 6     TECH ELECTIVE Technology Jr/Sn Elective 3  
Total Hours   17     Total Hours   15  
                 
Total Jr/Sr Hours after 1st 30 45     Total Degree Hours 124  
                 
Graduation Requirements:
Completion of HIST 2763 or HIST 2773 or POSC 2103 
English Proficiency (Grade of C or better in ENG 1003 and ENG 1013)
2.00 GPA in Major
2.00 GPA at ASU
2.00 GPA Overall
Maximum of 31 credit hours via correspondence, extension, examination, PLA, Military or similar means; CLEP (30 hrs max) 
45 JR/SR Hours after completing 30 hours
124 Total Credit Hours
18 of last 24 hours must be ASU-Jonesboro courses
Minimum of 57 hours from 4-year institutions
32 Resident Hours if completing second degree and first degree was not from ASU-J

Up one level | Home | Degrees Offered | Registrar | Bulletin