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Hammond Hall 201
600 Park Street 
Hays, KS 67601 
Phone: 785-628-4291 
Toll Free: 800-628-FHSU 
Fax: 785-628-4037
Email:
 virtualcollege@fhsu.edu 
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Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Applied Technology

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Applied Technology is designed to provide students a working knowledge of applied business and industry technology in the following areas:


The program requires a minimum of 60 credit hours

Required courses for all emphasis areas= 15 credit hours

Required courses for the emphasis= 45 credit hours

Required Courses for all Emphasis Areas:

ENG 101 English Composition I 3 hours
ENG 102 English Composition II 3 hours
COMM 100 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 hours
MIS 101 Introduction to Computer Information Systems 3 hours
Economics/Math Options (choose one from the following):
ECFI 201 Principles of Economics: Micro 3 hours
ECFI 202 Principles of Economics: Macro 3 hours
ECFI 205 Theory and Practice of Personal Finance 3 hours
MATH 101 Liberal Arts Mathematics 3 hours
MATH 110 College Algebra 3 hours
TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED 15 hours

Required Courses for Communication Technology Emphasis:

MATH 110 College Algebra 3 hours
MGT 101 Introduction to Business 3 hours
GBUS 204 Business Law I 3 hours
INT 250 Introduction to Web Development 3 hours
MIS 304 Management Information Systems I 3 hours
LDRS 300 Introduction to Leadership Concepts 3 hours

COMM 128 Communication in Society OR

TECS 312 Graphic Communication Techniques

3 hours
BCOM 350 Business Communications Applications 3 hours
MGT 301 Management Principles 3 hours
MKT 301 Marketing Principles 3 hours
ACCT 203 Principles of Accounting I 3 hours
BCOM 301 Business Communications 3 hours
TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED 36 hours

General Education Electives (choose one from the following):

HHP 200 Personal Wellness 3 hours
GSCI 110 World Geography 3 hours
HIST 111 Modern World Civilization 3 hours
ART 180 Fundamentals and Art Appreciation 3 hours
PHIL 120 Introduction to Philosophy 3 hours
MUSIC 161 Listening to Music 3 hours
Free Electives by Advisement 6 hours
TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED 45 hours
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Required Courses for Training Systems Emphasis:

MATH 110 College Algebra 3 hours
MGT 101 Introduction to Business 3 hours
INT 250 Introduction to Web Development 3 hours
LDRS 300 Leadership Concepts 3 hours

COMM 128 Communication in Society OR

TECS 212 Fundamentals of Graphic Communications

3 hours
TEEL 202 Foundations of Education 3 hours
TEEL 231 Human Growth/Development 3 hours
TECS 290 Introduction to Instructional Technology 3 hours
BUED 421 Electronic Media in Instruction 3 hours
BUED 612 Individual Training & Job Analysis 3 hours
TECS 495 Training/Instructional Systems 3 hours
BCOM 301 Business Communications 3 hours
General Education Electives (choose one from the following):
HHP 200 Personal Wellness 3 hours
GSCI 110 World Geography 3 hours
HIST 111 Modern World Civilization 3 hours
ART 180 Fundamentals and Art Appreciation 3 hours
PHIL 120 Introduction to Philosophy 3 hours
MUSIC 161 Listening to Music 3 hours
Free Electives by Advisement 6 hours
TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED 45 hours
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Contact Information

Kim M. Stewart
Fort Hays State University
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601-4099
Phone: (785) 628-4211
Email: kmstewart@fhsu.edu
Web: Department Homepage

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