Academics

What distinguishes the Thompson School's associate degree?

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Getting real—very fast.

Our programs are intensely focused to provide the training you need to meet the technical requirements of your chosen career in two years. For each hour in the classroom, you will spend two in the lab or field, applying what you have learned.

Sound challenging?

It is. But as many of our students will tell you, working with a dedicated professor who is an experienced professional also makes it fun.

What are my choices?

The Thompson School offers an associate of applied (applied means you’ll gain both academic content and lots of practical, real-world experience) science degree in 9 program areas with 12 concentrations and five certificate programs.