Associate of Applied Science
The Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree program enables students to concentrate in one of the following areas:
Students select from ONE of the IST Career Studies Certificate programs listed above to define an area of concentration for the Associate of Applied Science degree.
PURPOSE: The purpose of the Information Systems Technology AAS degree is to develop and/or enhance the information technology skills and knowledge of students by providing training in the latest technology that businesses demand. This program is for students who seek employment in business information systems, who desire to update their information technology skills for their current job, or who desire to improve their technology skills and knowledge to help prepare for industry certifications.
TRANSFER INFORMATION: Four-year college and university transfer opportunities for this degree, if existing, are usually very specific in nature. Students interested in IT Management or Information Security at the University of Richmond School of Professional and Continuing Studies or Occupational and Technical Studies at Old Dominion University should consult their faculty advisor upon program entry for further guidance.