2017-2018 Catalog

Requirements for the Associate of Applied Science Degree

Every student must complete a minimum of 64 semester hours of credit. Students have some flexibility in choosing courses that interest them. Major will appear on the diploma.

Approved majors for the Associate of Applied Science Degree:

  • Automotive Technology
  • Business Information Systems
  • Business Information Systems, Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Business Management
  • Diesel & Heavy Equipment Technology
  • Diesel & Medium/Heavy Truck Technology
  • Electrical & Instrumentation Technology
  • Industrial Health & Safety
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Law Enforcement
  • Mining Maintenance Technology
  • Natural Gas Compression Technology
  • Oil & Gas Production Technology
  • Welding Technology

General Education Requirements:

First Year Experience
(HMDV 1005)
1 credit
Students must achieve a "C" or better.
(ENGL 1010 & ENGL 1020,  ENGL 2019, or ENGL 2005)
6 credits
Students must achieve a "C" or better in each course.
United States Government
(POLS 1000, HIST 1211, HIST 1221, or HIST 1251)
3 credits
State law requires students to successfully complete a course in the United States and Wyoming Constitutions. Students must achieve a "C" or better.
Science and Mathematics 3-4 credits
One course must be a laboratory science from biology, geology, chemistry, or physics. Once course must be a college-level (1000+) math course. Students must achieve a "C" or better in either course.
Computer Course
(COSC 1200)
3 credits
(HMDV 2411)
0 credits
Students must complete the WWCC assessment requirement for graduation.
Total General Education Requirements 16-17 credits
Major Area Coursework 48 credits
Total Hours Required (minimum) 64 credits

A cumulative Western Wyoming Community College grade point average of 2.00 or better must be maintained for graduation.

  • A maximum of six hours of internship allowable toward graduation.