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Associate in Science (240101)

Degree: Associate in Science, AS


The Associate in Science (AS) degree program prepares the student to transfer specific courses or the degree in its entirety to a four-year senior college. The degree stresses natural sciences, mathematics, communications, the social sciences and humanities. The student may obtain the degree utilizing a variety of delivery methods such as the Internet, cable television, the traditional classroom, and interactive television classes. The student in the Associate in Science program is required to earn an overall "C" average for graduation and a "C" in each course to transfer. It is the student's responsibility to discuss transferring to a 4-year institution with a representative of that institution early in the student's academic career at Florence-Darlington Technical College. Furthermore, the student is expected to discuss transferring to a 4-year institution with an FDTC academic advisor to plan a program of study to meet the requirements of the college to which the student intends to transfer.

Career Placement

At FDTC, we believe that education deserves results - that’s why we want to watch our students succeed in the real world. Florence-Darlington Technical College works diligently to match students with relevant jobs in our community so that they can put their hard-earned education to work. We partner with successful alumni and local businesses to ensure our students get the best possible career upon graduation. Our Career Services Office offers a variety of services to help students succeed including: resume coaching, on-campus recruiting & career fairs, online job postings, professional development workshops, personality evaluations, internship placement assistance, and other online career building resources. We encourage all students to schedule a meeting with a Career Services Coach at (843) 661-8075 to explore their post-graduation opportunities. Find out about what Career Services can do for you. What does your future look like?
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