The General Technology (GNT) program is designed to meet specific employer needs in a variety of different technical career areas that require multifunctional employees. The college advisor, the student, and the sponsoring industry employer together will develop an education plan based on the intended career focus. Degree requirements are based on the advisor approved curriculum.
The degree includes 19 credit hours in the college’s General Education Core Requirements of Oral and Written Communication, Mathematics, Science, Social Science, and Technical Literacy, 32-34 credit hours in two or more disciplines including six to eight credit hours of internship with the sponsoring employer, 12-14 credit hours of advisor approved electives, and a one credit hour Job Search Strategies course. The intent of this degree is to serve employer sponsored students.
The mission of the General Technology program is to provide students with the opportunity to develop the technical and interpersonal skills necessary to succeed in today’s multifunctional career fields.
The goals of the program are to provide the opportunity for students to develop:
|Approved technical courses from two or more disciplines||26|
|Approved technical internship||6-8|
|GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS|
|General Education Requirements||19|
|Approved general education courses|
|Electives||Approved electives from any technical area||12-14|
|COM||125||Job Search Strategies||1|