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2021-2022 UMA Catalog 
    
2021-2022 UMA Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Applied Science, AAS


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Admissions Requirements:


  • 18 credit hours of applied science/arts

Associate Degree Requirements:


  • Minimum 61 Credit Hours
  • Writing Intensive Course
  • Minimum Cumulative G.P.A.: 2.00
  • 15 Credit Hours of Residency Courses
  • 9 Credits of Major Residency Courses
  • Minimum G.P.A. in the Major: 2.00

Major Requirements (30 cr):


  • Complete any BIO/CHY/SCI/PHY/GEY electives 6 CR
  • Complete any 100-level or higher general electives 24 CR

Note: The number of electives to reach the 61 credit hour requirements may vary.

Other Program Requirements (31 CR):


Complete one of the following Computer Information Systems courses (3):


Complete one of the following Fine Arts electives (3):


Complete one of the following Humanities electives (3):


Complete one of the following Social Science electives (3):


  • ANT 1xx any 100-level Anthropology course
  • ECO 1xx any 100-level Economics course
  • 3 CR
  • 3 CR
  • JUS 1xx any 100-level Justice Studies course
  • POS 1xx any 100-level Political Science course
  • PSY 1xx any 100-level Psychology course
  • SOC 1xx any 100-level Sociology course
  • SSC 1xx any 100-level Social Science course

General Education:


It is the intention of the University of Maine at Augusta that every degree graduate will be prepared to function in our society as an effective and informed citizen.  To this end, the faculty has designed a set of minimum expectations that students are expected to satisfy.  The aspirations are defined by core skills, competencies, and abilities as well as knowledge based learning experiences that are the grounds for the General Education Requirements.  To learn more, visit  www.uma.edu/academics/general-education/

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