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B.T. Degree

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 120 credits

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This program offers qualified applicants the opportunity to expand upon their vocational/technical education.

The interdisciplinary studies B.T. degree allows exceptional students to tailor a baccalaureate program to their unique needs. Information and advising for this degree is through the Office of the Graduate School and Interdisciplinary Programs.

Major--B.T. Degree

  1. Complete the general university requirements.
  2. Complete the following B.T. degree requirements.
  3. Complete the following:
    ENGL 314W,O/2--Technical Writing 3 credits
    MATH/CS/STAT elective at the 100-level 3 credits
    TTCH 301--Technology and Society 3 credits
    Computer competency 3 credits
    Specialty Electives 6 credits
    (Advisor approved upper-division internship or advanced technical experience.)
  4. Complete 30 credits of interdisciplinary studies approved by a faculty committee.*
  5. Complete 30 credits at UAF (either completed in residence or accepted by transfer as equivalent to specific UAF courses) from one of the following areas of specialization:
    1. An associate of applied science degree from an accredited institution of higher education. In general, the name of the degree shall be bachelor of technology.
    2. Substitute 1 of the following qualifications in an applied or technical field with the approval of the Curricular Affairs Committee of the Faculty Senate:
      • A.A.S. or similar degree earned at a non-accredited institution, deemed appropriate by the faculty.
      • State or federal certification deemed appropriate by the faculty.
      • Journeyman status in trades and industry, deemed appropriate by the faculty.
  6. Minimum credits required 120

    * Student must earn a C grade or better in each course.

    See "Interdisciplinary Studies" in the degrees program section.

    Note: At least 39 credits must be 300-level or above.