Grand River Technical School of Chillicothe, Missouri
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Applied Technology (AAS) 1 + 1
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Have you completed a Technical Program at Grand River Technical School? North Central Missouri College has an excellent opportunity for you!

We have designed a degree that will use your certificate of completion from GRTS, as 30 college credit hours* toward an AAS in Applied Technology degree from NCMC. NCMC will offer the remaining credit hours of technical and general education at Grand River Technical School in Chillicothe, on the main NCMC campus in Trenton, and through online courses offered by NCMC.

To receive credit for Tech Prep classes and have them apply toward the AAS degree at NCMC, you must:

  • Enroll at NCMC within 15 months of graduation from high school or completion of the area vocational technical school program.

  • Complete NCMC requirements with an overall GPA of 2.0 (“C")

*30 hour block of credit will be awarded upon completion of NCMC requirements.

GRTS Programs that will articulate to NCMC

  • Automotive Services Technology
  • Building Trades
  • Collision Repair Technology
  • Computer/Network Technology
  • Diesel Equipment Technology
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Welding Technology


A+ approved institution for all programs
www.ncmissouri.edu

Associate in Applied Science—Applied Technology

The student must complete 31 credit hours at NCMC, which shall include 15 credits of general education courses, Employment strategies and 15 credits of approved electives.

General Education Core—Required for all Programs

Course Credits
BT160 Microcomputer Applications 3
BT240 Employment Strategies 1
EN101 English I 3
HI103
or PL216
American History to 1877
National Government
3
SP175 Speech 3
Math Requirement* 3
Total 16 hrs

*See Advisor. Math requirement varies with degree sought.

Electives
In addition to the General Core Requirements, students must
choose 15 hours of credit from any of the following electives.

Course Credits
AC136 Elementary Accounting I 3
AM200 Electrical Systems 3
AT220 Precision Measurement 3
BA150 Principles of Management 3
BA154 Principles of Marketing 3
BA221 Business Law 3
BA269 Entrepreneurship 3
CT179 Cabinet Making 3
MF150 Principles of Safety 3
MF220 AutoCad I 3
MF235 Industrial Robotics 3

Area of Study

If you are in any of the following areas of study, this is
what the suggested elective portion might look like:

Automotive Services, Collision Repair, Diesel Equipment
Course Credits
AM200 Electrical Systems 3
AT220 Precision Measurement 3
BA150 Principles of Management 3
MF150 Principles of Safety 3
MF220
or MF235
AutoCad I
Industrial Robotics
3
Building Trades
Course Credits
BA150 Principles of Management 3
CT179 Cabinet Making 3
MF150 Principles of Safety 3
MF220 AutoCad I 3
AT220
or MF235
Precision Measurement
Industrial Robotics
3
Computer/Network Technology, Industrial Maintenance
Course Credits
AT220 Precision Measurement 3
BA150 Principles of Management 3
MF150 Principles of Safety 3
MF220 AutoCad I 3
MF235 Industrial Robotics 3
Welding Technology
Course Credits
AT220 Precision Measurement 3
BA150 Principles of Management 3
MF150 Principles of Safety 3
MF220 AutoCad I 3
MF235 Industrial Robotics 3
Small Business Ownership Option*
Course Credits
AC136 Elementary Accounting I 3
BA150 Principles of Management 3
BA154 Principles of Marketing 3
BA221 Business Law 3
BA269 Entrepreneurship 3

*Courses may be substituted from the following areas with advisor approval:
AC, AG, AM, AT, BA, BT, CT, ET, IT, MF, & WT.

NCMC AT A GLANCE

FOUNDED 1925
Second oldest community college in Missouri, 75th oldest in the USA.

STUDENT ENROLLMENT
Approximately 1,506

AVERAGE CLASS SIZE
17

ACCREDITATION
Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education, The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
Over 79% of NCMC students receive financial assistance. NCMC offers more than $2.5 million in endowment scholarship funds through the NCMC Foundation.

STUDENT SUPPORT
Programs such as the Academic Resource Center and Student Support Services provide tutoring, counseling, workshops, equipment loans, and more. NCMC has one of only nine NADE certified tutoring programs in the United States.

DUAL CREDIT
Dual credit courses enable high school students to simultaneously receive both high school and college-level course credit. By participating in the dual credit program, a high school student can make substantial progress toward a college degree before finishing their senior year of high school.

TECH PREP
A federal program providing students with workplace skills allowing them to enter the job market or further their education. Tech Prep encourages high skill attainment in both academic and technical areas.

Students can earn college credit while in high school through Tech Prep.
To learn more about this degree, contact the Outreach offi ce
at North Central Missouri College! 800-880-6180, Ext. 1318.


an equal opportunity institution

1301 Main Street
Trenton, MO 64683
660-359-3948
800-880-6180

The Grand River Technical School adheres to a policy of non-discrimination on the basis of
age, color, creed, handicap, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, or sex
in admissions, educational programs, activities, financial aid, and employment.

Public Notice
Nondiscrimination Statement
Chillicothe R-II School District

The Chillicothe R-II School District complies with all federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1974 and the American Disabilities Act (ADA). It is the policy of the school district that no person, on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or handicap, shall be discriminated against in employment, educational programs and activities or admissions. Inquiries or complaints concerning the Chillicothe R-II School District’s compliance with the regulations implementing Title II, Title VI, Title IX, Section 504 or the American Disabilities Act (ADA) may be directed to: Superintendent Office, Chillicothe R-II School District, P.O. Box 530, Chillicothe, Missouri, 64601. (660-646-4566).

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