The General Education program at Albany Technical College is designed to provide the necessary foundational skills that prepare students to succeed in their respective academic programs. Additionally, general education courses equip graduates with essential skills that enable the graduate to function in collegiate and work settings and as a productive citizen in society.
As the number of specialized jobs increase, the option to specifically tailor course work to a student's academic and career goals becomes increasingly important. The Associate of Applied Science degree in Interdisciplinary Studies (Healthcare) provides an educational foundation of roles that span multiple disciplines in the healthcare environment. These fields may include health information technology, nursing, surgical technology and radiology. The Associate of Applied Science degree in Interdisciplinary Studies program at Albany Technical College is designed to prepare students for employment in a variety of positions in today's healthcare field. This program offers students learning opportunities that develop higher level academic skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement.