AAS Degree Requirements

Associate of Applied Science Degree are defined by Kansas Board of Regents. This degree is granted to those who successfully complete programs which emphasize preparation in the applied arts and sciences for careers, typically at the technical or semi-professional level.

This is a degree in which not less than 15 semester credit hours in general education and not less than 30 semester credit hours in the area of specialized preparation are required. Selected courses may transfer to a college or university upon validation of applicable coursework.

Students must complete at least 15 credit hours with Colby Community College to be granted a degree.