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Individualized Technical Studies

Associate in Applied Science Degree
All campuses
Program Code: 10-825-1

This degree is available through the Schools of Business, Health Sciences, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Media and Creative Arts, or Technology and Applied Sciences; see an MATC advisor for information.


For Information:
Downtown Milwaukee Campus, 414-297-MATC
Mequon Campus, 262-238-2200
Oak Creek Campus, 414-571-4500
West Allis Campus, 414-456-5500


Overview — This associate degree program is designed to meet specific educational needs of students, business and industry not currently served by other degree programs. The Individualized Technical Studies (ITSD) associate in applied science degree is a customized program for students who need to combine skills and knowledge from different disciplines to be productive in tomorrow’s workforce.

The curriculum will be drawn from existing offerings at MATC. 

 

Preparation for Admission — The following are required for your admission to the program:

  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Demonstration of proficiency in basic skills through a course placement assessment
  • Interview with a degree advisor to evaluate career goals and determine if the ITSD program is appropriate
  • Develop a formal portfolio to document the ITSD process
  • Establish degree requirements and a timeline for degree completion


Related Programs:
Associate in Arts, Four-Year College Transfer Associate Degree
Associate in Science, Four-Year College Transfer Associate Degree

 

Start Dates: August/January

This program will transfer to one or more four-year institutions.

 

Curriculum effective 2014-15. 

A minimum of 25% of total program requirements must be earned at MATC.

TECHNICAL STUDIES

Credits

 

INDVTS-102

Career Assessment and Portfolio Development

2

 

OTHER COURSES

 

37-39

 


GENERAL STUDIES

 

 

ECON-195

Economics

3

(or) Any 200-series ECON course

ENG-151
and ENG-152


Communication Skills 1 ‡
Communication Skills 2 

3
3

 

(or) ENG-201 and any 200-series ENG or SPEECH course

 

 


MATH-107


College Mathematics ‡


3

 

 

(or) MATH-113 Technical Mathematics 1A

 

 

(or) Any 200-series MATH course

 


NATSCI-167


Science of Technology


3

 

(or) Any 200-series NATSCI course

 

 


PSYCH-199


Psychology of Human Relations


3

 

 

(or) Any 200-series PSYCH course

 

 


SOCSCI-197


Contemporary American Society


3

 

(or) Any 200-series HIST or SOCSCI course


ELECTIVES


Suggested Electives: Three Credits Needed

     
     3

 

PHYED-210

An Active Approach to Wellness and Fitness

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL CREDITS: 63-65

 

‡ Prerequisite required.

Program curriculum requirements are subject to change.

NOTE: Students who have not been accepted, or have not decided on a program, may begin with GENERAL STUDIES courses, if course prerequisites have been met.

For course descriptions, times, locations or to register online, visit INFOnline.

 

Page updated April 2014.