2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Business - Applied Technology, Associate of Applied Science

Degree:

Associate of Applied Science

Overview

LDSBC’s partnership with Davis Technical College (DTC) and Ogden-Weber Technical College (OWTC)* gives students a wide range of additional career options. Combining any approved program below with some of our core business offerings will help to kick-start student’s career. This program allows students to combine accounting, business, marketing, management, social media, technology, and entrepreneurial skills with technical training to give students a significant advantage as students build a personal career or build a profitable business. Students can receive up to 30 LDSBC credit hours for a DTC certificate. And students only need 65 credit hours to graduate with an AAS Degree in Applied Technology.

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Career opportunities

The Applied Technology Degree (which includes the DTC Certificate), provides the student with many career opportunities. All of the available resources at LDSBC are geared toward helping students find the right employment opportunities.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the program, successful graduates will be able to:

  • Confirm personal testimony in the restored gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • Collaborate with others using interpersonal skills in an honest, ethical, and Christ- like manner.
  • Communicate effectively using written and verbal presentation principles.
  • Construct new knowledge using technology and information resource tools.
  • Comprehend and think critically to solve problems.
  • Cultivate a strong, professional work ethic and lifelong learning opportunities.
  • Articulate career preparation confidently using resumes, e-portfolios, written communications and interviews.

Course Requirements

Students are responsible to examine the course description of each course listed below for details of prerequisites, which must be satisfied before registering for the course.

Religion Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits

REL Two cornerstone religion courses (4 credit hours)

Course NumberTitleCredits
REL 200The Eternal Family

2 credits

REL 225Foundations of the Restoration

2 credits

REL 250Jesus Christ & Everlast Gospel

2 credits

REL 275Teach & Doct of Book of Mormon

2 credits

REL Two additional religion courses (4 credit hours)

Course NumberTitleCredits
Total Credit Hours:8

College-wide Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
COM 122Interpersonal Communications

3 credits

ENG 101Intro. to College Writing

3 credits

ENG 220Professional Bus Comm

3 credits

FIN 101Personal Finance

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:12

Program Core Courses (Choose a minimum of 15 credit hours from the list below)

All students are required to meet with the Applied Technology Program Director or Academic Advisor before beginning the program. The student will work with the program director or advisor to select a course sequence that will support the student’s chosen career pathway.

Course NumberTitleCredits
ACC 101Financial Accounting I

3 credits

ACC 110Accounting in Quickbooks

3 credits

BAP 105Business Computer Applications

2 credits

BAP 201Adv Bus Computer Applications

3 credits

BUS 101Survey of Business

3 credits

BUS 160Leadership for Life

3 credits

BUS 201Principles of Management

3 credits

BUS 221Business Law & Ethics

3 credits

BUS 260Bus Finance and Economics

3 credits

CS 114Software Development Fund

3 credits

ENTR 150Entrepreneurship

3 credits

GSO 125Intro to Glo Sup Ch & Oper

3 credits

GSO 126Purchasing & Supply Mgt

3 credits

GSO 223Quality Management

3 credits

GSO 225Global Logistics

3 credits

IT 102PC Hardware Technician

4 credits

IT 110Introduction to Business Tech

3 credits

IT 125Windows Client

3 credits

IT 130Intro to Windows Serv Admin

3 credits

IT 150Introduction to Networking

3 credits

IT 210Linux Administration

3 credits

PM 140Intro to Project Management

3 credits

SELL 120Introduction to Sales

3 credits

SMM 105Intro to Social Media Mktg

3 credits

SMM 120Social Media Mkt Strategy I

3 credits

SMM 130Social Media Mktg Content I

3 credits

SMM 140SMM Web Management

3 credits

SMM 150Social Media Mktg Analytics

3 credits

SMM 160SMM Advocacy & Adverstising

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:15

Approved DTC Programs:

Architectural & Engineering Design Digital Media Design
Automation Technology Esthetician
Automotive Technology Esthetician / Advanced
Business Technology Health Information Technology
CNC Machining Information Technology
Composite Materials Technology Motor Sports Technician
Cosmetology Pharmacy Technician
Culinary Arts Plastic Injection Molding Technology
Dental Assisting Practical Nurse
Diesel/Heavy Duty Technology Surgical Technology
   Welding Technology

(DTC classroom hours transfer in at 37.5 hours per semester credit. A maximum of 30 hours are accepted from a DTC completed program. If a DTC program does not equal at least 30 semester hours, then additional Program Core Courses are required.

Course NumberTitleCredits
Total Credit Hours:30

Recommended Sequence of Courses

Students should discuss their individual situation with the Applied Technology Program Director or Academic Advisor. Depending upon the number of preparatory courses a student must take, an additional semester may be required to complete the program.

Graduation Requirements

  1. Minimum of 65 total semester credit hours as outlined
  2. Grade of C or higher in all core courses 
  3. Cumulative grade-point average of 2.0 or higher
  4. Complete 2 cornerstone courses, plus 4 additional credits of religion

*For Ogden-Weber Technical College offerings, please see the Applied Technology Program Director.