Environment Management - A.T.S.

Regional College
Dean's Office
384 Library
Kent Campus
330-672-2279
rcdean@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/regional-college


Description

The Associate of Technical Study degree in Environment Management is a completer program for students who have finished registered green industry apprenticeship/journeyman training programs. Graduates of the program are prepared to work as administrative and supervisory personnel in a variety of arboriculture, urban forestry and landscape management settings.

FULLY OFFERED AT:

  • Online
  • Trumbull Campus

Admission Requirements

The university affirmatively strives to provide educational opportunities and access to students with varied backgrounds, those with special talents and adult students who graduated from high school three or more years ago.

Kent State campuses at Ashtabula, East Liverpool, Geauga, Salem, Stark, Trumbull and Tuscarawas, and the Regional Academic Center in Twinsburg, have open enrollment admission for students who hold a high school diploma, GED or equivalent.

For more information on admissions, contact the Regional Campuses admissions offices.

University Requirements

All students in an applied or technical associate degree program at Kent State University must complete the following university requirements for graduation.

NOTE: University requirements may be fulfilled in this program by specific course requirements, please see Program Requirements for details.

Destination Kent State: First Year Experience1
Course is not required for students with 25 transfer credits, excluding College Credit Plus, or age 21+ at time of admission.
Kent Core (see table below)15
Total Credit Hour Requirement60
Some associate degrees require students to complete more than 60 credit hours.

Kent Core Requirements

Kent Core Composition (KCMP) 3
Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning (KMCR) 3
Kent Core Humanities and Fine Arts (KHUM/KFA) (min one course each) 3
Kent Core Social Sciences (KSS) (must be from two disciplines) 3
Kent Core Basic Sciences (KBS/KLAB) (must include one laboratory) 3
Total Credit Hours: 15

Program Requirements

Major Requirements

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Prerequisite Requirements
Certificate of Registered Apprenticeship 127
Major Requirements (courses count in major GPA)
BMRT 11009INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY 3
COMT 11000INTRODUCTION TO OFFICE PRODUCTIVITY APPS 3
ENGT 22003SUPERVISION AND LABOR RELATIONS 5
MATH 11010ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS (KMCR) 3
Additional Requirements (courses do not count in major GPA)
ACTT 11000ACCOUNTING I: FINANCIAL 4
COMM 15000INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN COMMUNICATION (KADL) 3
or OTEC 26638 BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS
SOC 12050INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY (DIVD) (KSS) 3
UC 10097DESTINATION KENT STATE: FIRST YEAR EXPERIENCE 1
Kent Core Composition3
Kent Core Humanities and Fine Arts3
Kent Core Basic Sciences3
Minimum Total Credit Hours:61
1

Students must submit a copy of certificate of registered apprenticeship at the time of application; credit hours are awarded only after completion of program requirements (27 credit hours will be awarded).

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Major GPA Minimum Overall GPA
2.000 2.000
 

Roadmap

This roadmap is a recommended semester-by-semester plan of study for this major. However, courses designated as critical (!) must be completed in the semester listed to ensure a timely graduation.

Plan of Study Grid
Semester OneCredits
!BMRT 11009 INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY 3
COMM 15000
INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN COMMUNICATION (KADL)
or BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS
3
COMT 11000 INTRODUCTION TO OFFICE PRODUCTIVITY APPS 3
SOC 12050 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY (DIVD) (KSS) 3
UC 10097 DESTINATION KENT STATE: FIRST YEAR EXPERIENCE 1
 Credit Hours13
Semester Two
ACTT 11000 ACCOUNTING I: FINANCIAL 4
ENGT 22003 SUPERVISION AND LABOR RELATIONS 5
Kent Core Requirement 3
 Credit Hours12
Semester Three
MATH 11010 ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS (KMCR) 3
Kent Core Requirement 3
Kent Core Requirement 3
Certificate of Registered Apprenticeship 27
 Credit Hours36
 Minimum Total Credit Hours:61