Technical Studies Student

Technical Studies - Journeyworker

64-credit Associate of Applied Science Degree

The Technical Studies - Journeyworker program is geared for those who possess a Wisconsin journey-level certificate from an apprenticeship program that included at least 400 hours of related instruction. Students can customize an associate degree designed to meet their individual needs while receiving up to 32 advanced-standing credits in the Technical Studies - Journeyworker program. This program meets the needs of students who want to pursue an Associate of Applied Science Degree on either a full- or part-time basis.

  • Provides direction to the student in pursuit of specific occupational outcomes or to enhance self-employment opportunities.
  • Meets individual career goals which cannot be achieved through enrollment in any single instructional program currently offered at the college.
  • Helps identify new and emerging occupations for new or modified programs.

Program Code 10-499-5

Required Courses

First Semester
 Course NumCourse NameCredits
 801-195 Written Communication3  
 801-196 Oral/Interpersonal Comm3+ 
 809-195 Economics3+ 
 809-196 Intro to Sociology3+ 
 809-198 Intro to Psychology3+*
Total Semester Credits
+ (Proficiency Exam Available)
* (Prerequisites or substitutes may apply to this class.)

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Credit Transfer Opportunities

WCTC has agreements with local high schools and various four-year colleges and universities that enable students to transition more seamlessly from high school to WCTC to four-year colleges. Transcripted credit agreements provide high school students the opportunity to take WCTC courses at their high schools. Agreements with four-year colleges enable WCTC graduates in selected programs to transfer credits, often at junior-level standing. Agreements currently in place for this program are listed below.

High School Transfer Opportunities

There are currently no transcripted credit agreements for Technical Studies - Journeyworker. For more information, contact your academic advisor.

Four Year College Transfer Opportunities


Program Name

Credits Awarded

Bellevue UniversityBachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts or Bachelor of Scienceup to 72
Colorado State University-Global CampusBachelor Degreeup to 64
Concordia UniversityBaccalaureate Degreeup to 80
Franklin UniversityBachelor of Science (various)Junior Standing
Mount Mary UniversityBachelor DegreeJunior Standing
Silver Lake CollegeBachelor of Science (various)minimum of 60
U of PhoenixBachelor of Science (various)varies
UW-StoutBachelor of Science in Management up to 72
UW-StoutB. S. Career, Technical Education & Trainingup to 60
UW-WaukeshaBachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS)60-Junior Standing

UW-System Credit Transfer

If you are interested in attending a UW-campus, you should contact a transfer representative at the campus you plan to attend. You may also check credit transfer agreements between WCTC and the UW System to tell you which specific courses and general education classes may be accepted.

Important Cautionary Note:
This information is intended as a general description. Please verify the availability and details of the program that interests you with the transfer coordinator at the receiving institution.