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2013-2014 Course Catalog 
2013-2014 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate in Applied Science Degree (AAS)

Programs of study that lead to an Associate in Applied Science degree include specific courses required for the degree in addition to the AAS degree education requirements listed below. Refer to individual AAS programs of study in this catalog to learn the courses required in addition to these general requirements. Students must complete a specific program in order to receive the AAS degree.

To receive an AAS degree, students must:

  1. Maintain a 2.00 grade point average on all work applicable for the AAS degree.
  2. Earn at Des Moines Area Community College a minimum of 1/3 of the semester credit hours applicable to the degree being pursued at DMACC. No more than 43 transfer semester credit hours may be applied toward the degree.
  3. Complete all required courses in a particular program of study. (Minimum of 64 semester credit hours.)
  4. Satisfy the following AAS degree requirements:

b. Social & Behavioral Sciences/ Humanities - 3 credits

c. Mathematics or Sciences - 3 credits

d. Distributed Requirement - 3 credits

Choose one course from a, b or c above or