B.S. Degree with a Major in Technology and Applied Design
The general degree in Technology and Applied Design offers the student a flexible, rigorous, and broad-based technology education. A major in Technology and Applied Design is achieved by the completion of the following requirements, in addition to the General Education and electives required for a degree.
Requirements for the Major
Required Core Courses
TAD 130, 140, 180, 245, 265, and 275
Required Capstone Course
Required Distribution Courses
Three (3) advanced courses, chosen from TAD 330, 340, 345, 352, 382, 455, 460, 470, or other courses approved by the Program;
Required Collateral Courses
MAT 101-or higher. Plus two (2) additional course credits, chosen from: ART 110, 115,123, 125, CHM 101, CHM 131 or 134, COM 312, CSC 111, 125, 126, PHY 217, SENS 100, 215, 340 other TAD courses
Exploring the Major
Students with interests such as education, engineering, architecture, or other special areas relating to technology should consult with a faculty member in the Program.
Admission to the Major
No additional or special curricular requirements must be met for admission to this major.
Course Sequencing Considerations (in order to complete degree requirements within eight terms)
It is highly preferred that students considering this major take TEC 110 and 111 in the first and/or sophomore years.
Proficiency Requirements for Retention in and Completion of the Major
In addition to completing specified course requirements, each student must satisfy program standards for written and oral communication.
Other Considerations or Recommendations
Only two additional courses are required to earn the Business Administration minor at Berea. Please see the Economics and Business Program’s section of this publication for minor requirements.