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2018-2019 General Catalog 
  
2018-2019 General Catalog

Technology Systems: Product Development - BS


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College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences

School of Applied Sciences, Technology and Education

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Minimum University Requirements

Total Credits 120

 

Grade Point Average (most majors require higher GPA)

2.00 GPA
Credits of C- or better 100 Credits of upper-division courses (#3000 or above) 40
Total USU Credits 30 Upper-division USU Credits 20
USU Credits within the Major 10 Credits in Minor (if required) 12
Credits in Major see below Credits in American Institutions 3
General Education Requirements   see link University Studies Depth Requirements   see link
NOTES: highest Math Requirement for this degree is satisfaction of the QL requirement

 

Admissions Requirements for this Program

New freshmen Admitted to USU in Good Standing

 

Transfer students from other institutions or other programs at USU 2.20 GPA

First Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

To be admitted to the program students should have completed or be admitted into and enrolled to complete one of the following:

  • Approved Utah Technical College 900+ hour certificate
  • Multiple approved Certificates of Proficiency leading to a cohesive technical program
  • Approved Certificates of Completion

Alternatively, students may be admitted based on 30 previous technical credits as approved by the advisor.

     
Comments

 

Comments

Second Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

ENGL 1010: Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose (CL1)   3     BUSN 2320: Small Business Management - CTE (HR)   3    

APEC 1600: Natural Resources and American Economic Institutions (BAI)  or ECN 1500: Introduction to Economic Institutions, History, and Principles (BAI)  (preferred) or other BAI course

3  or 3    Breadth American Institutions Courses   BUSN 2200: Business Communications   3    
Breadth Humanities Course  or Breadth Social Sciences Course   3 Choose any Quantitative Literacy Course    4 Choose any
Level I Emphasis Course 3 Choose from list below Breadth Life Sciences Course  or Breadth Physical Sciences Course   3 Choose any
Level I Emphasis Course 3 Choose from list below Level I Emphasis Course 3 Choose from list below
Level I Emphasis Course 2 Choose from list below      
Comments:Take the ALEKS Math Placement Test if QL is still needed.

 

Comments: Students may be eligible for their AAS after this semester.  See advisor for more information.

Third Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

ENGL 2010: Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode (CL2)   3     Breadth Humanities Course  or Breadth Social Sciences Course   3 Choose any from the category not taken previously
Breadth Life Sciences Course  or Breadth Physical Sciences Course   3 Choose any from the category not taken previously Breadth Creative Arts Course   3 Choose any
ASTE 3050: Technical and Professional Communication Principles (CI)   3     TEE 2300: Electronic Fundamentals (QI)  or other QI 4    
Breadth Integrated Studies Course    3 Choose any TEE 3020    
Level II Emphasis Course 3 Choose from list below Level II Emphasis Course 3 Choose from list below
Comments

 

Comments

 

Fourth Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

ASTE 3440: Science, Technology, and Modern Society (DSC)   3     Communications Intensive Course   3 Choose any
Depth Humanities Course   3 Choose any upper division ASTE 4250: Occupational Experiences in Agriculture  or ASTE 4900: Senior Project Research and Creative Opportunity   1-6  or 
1-6  
Register for 4 credits
Depth Social Sciences Course   3 Choose any upper division TEE 3000    
Level II Emphasis Course 3 Choose from list below Level II Emphasis Course 3 Choose from list below
Level II Emphasis Course 3 Choose from list below      
Comments: Apply for graduation

 

Comments

 

For more information please contact the advisor, Misty Balls, at AGRS 413, 435-797-7091, misty.balls@usu.edu, or schedule an appointment through the online scheduler at https://caas.usu.edu/advising/.

Technology Systems Program Requirements


To be admitted into this program students must have completed or be admitted into and enrolled to complete one of the following:

  • Approved Utah Technical College 900+ Hour Certificate (will be converted to 30 credits)
  • Multiple approved Certificates of Proficiency leading to a cohesive technical program (will be converted to 30 credits)
  • Approved Certificates of Completion (will be converted to 30 credits)
  • Previous technical credits approved by advisor (30 credits)

Level II Emphasis Courses


Students must choose 15 credits from the following courses:

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