2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    May 09, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Tile Setter, AAS [TILE-AAS, 60 Total Credits]

Students MUST be indentured in the Tile Setters Apprenticeship Program before enrolling in classes. Special consideration will be given students who complete the Tile Setters Trade Associate of Applied Science if they are affected by the retroactive six year rule. For further information, contact the Division of Apprenticeship Studies at 702-651-4163.
This degree prepares students for employment as a Journeyman Tile Setter with the Tile Setters Union. . Along with special program courses, academic skills emphasizing related math, science and human relations components are stressed to prepare students to meet the challenges common in the work place.


Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Comprehend and utilize all applicable tile setting tools.
  2. Comprehend and utilize formulas used in the calculations of all phases of tile setting.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot and repair any problems that arise in tile setting installations.

General Education Requirements (33 Credits)

Mathematics (3 Credits)

NOTE: Your first college-level MATH course MUST be completed before reaching 30 total college-level credits.

English Composition (6 Credits)

NOTE: Your first college-level ENG course MUST be completed before reaching 30 total college-level credits.

Special Program Requirements (27 Credits)

Any TLS journeyman course offered for credit may be substituted for any of the above TLS apprentice courses. Please contact the program coordinator for more details.