Directed Studies - A.A.S.

Associate Dean, Communications & Humanities
Associate Dean, Social Sciences & Social Services

Associate in Applied Science Degree, Career Program
Divisions of Communications & Humanities and Social Sciences & Social Services

This program is designed to allow the opportunity to pursue a degree for career enhancement or to accommodate the immediate needs of business and industry. Directed Studies also allows for development of a program to suit a unique career choice not met by any other program. Students must meet with an advisor and prepare a detailed educational plan to be presented to and approved by the associate deans before enrolling in the program.

Although this program is not intended for transfer, students in the program who plan to transfer to a SUNY college can meet 21 credits of the 30 credit hours of general education required by the State University of New York (SUNY) for a bachelor's degree. For more specific information about this requirement, refer to the SUNY General Education Requirement and see an advisor for program assistance.

High school or equivalent preparation required.

Course Groupings

Program Requirements
Notes
Credits
English 15534
6
Mathematics 15535
3
Laboratory Science elective 15536
3
Social Sciences elective 15537
6
Humanities elective 15538
3
Humanities elective 15539
3
Liberal Arts and Sciences electives 15540
6
Free electives 15541
33
Wellness 15542
2
Total hours 15543
62

Course Groupings

Sample Sequence*
Notes
Credits
*Sample sequence is intended as a guide for academic planning. It need not be followed exactly or completed in four semesters.
FIRST SEMESTER 15463
English 15464
3
Mathematics 15465
or higher
3
Social Sciences elective - 3cr gen 15466
3
Free electives 15467
6
Wellness 15468
(Awareness/Instructional Component)
1
Wellness 15469
(Activity Component)
1
SECOND SEMESTER 15470
English 15471
3
Social Sciences elective 15472
3
Humanities elective 15473
3
Liberal Arts and Sciences elective 15474
3
Free electives 15475
3
THIRD SEMESTER 15476
Laboratory Science 15477
3
Liberal Arts and Sciences electives 15478
3
Free electives 15479
9
FOURTH SEMESTER 15480
Free electives 15481
15