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  Sep 25, 2017
 
 
    
2015 - 2017 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog

Industrial Technology, BAAS


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The total credits required for a BAAS degree is 120. The purpose of the Bachelor of Applied Arts and Science (B.A.A.S.) program is to offer career advancement opportunities to students who have previously earned the Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree. The BAAS degree will enhance students’ technical education and will prepare them with leadership skills relevant in their respective working environments. Read the U.T. Permian Basin catalog and be familiar with the University’s requirements for the B.A.A.S. degree in the College of Arts and Sciences Section. It is the student’s responsibility to read the catalog and be familiar with and fulfill all the requirements for the degree.

General Education Requirements (42 sch)


Fifteen semester credit hours from the General Education Requirements category taken as part of the A.A.S. degree can also be applied to satisfy the University’s General Education Requirement section of the B.A.A.S degree.

Communication (6 sch)


Language, Philosophy, and Culture (3 sch)


* UNIV courses are open to students in the Honors Program only.

Political Science (U.S., State of Texas and Local Government) (6 sch)


* UNIV courses are open to students in the Honors Program only.

Creative Arts (3 sch)


* UNIV courses are open to students in the Honors Program only.

Component Area (3 sch)


Computer Use


All majors must demonstrate a basic use of computing through completion of COSC 1335 , or through examination, or through a similar computer science course that requires the actual use of computers. COSC 1335  may be used to meet both this requirement and the general education requirements.

BAAS Core Courses (18 sch)


Applied Arts and Science Requirements 51 sch
Technical Field of A.A.S. Degree 30 sch
Industrial Technology Upper Level Courses 21 sch

The B.A.A.S will only be available to students transferring to the University with an A.A.S. degree or its equivalent. A block of 30 semester credit hours (SCH) from the technical field of the A.A.S. degree will be applied to the B.A.A.S. degree. Students must complete at least 27 SCH in upper level courses related to their AAS specialty chosen from the following courses. This includes two free upper division electives.

Other Required Upper Level Courses (6 sch)


In addition, all B.A.A.S. students must complete BAAS 4393 Senior Project  and all B.A.A.S. Industrial Technology option students will be required to have a supervised internship (ITEC 4392 ).

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