2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial) 
    
    May 19, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial)

Painter, AAS


CODE: PAINT-AAS     |     TOTAL CREDITS: 60     |     FINANCIAL AID ELIGIBILITY: NOT eligible


RESTRICTED ENTRY PROGRAM
Students MUST be indentured in the Painters Apprenticeship Program before enrolling in classes. Special consideration will be given students who complete the Painting Trades Associate of Applied Science if they are affected by the retroactive six year rule. For further information, contact the Division of Apprenticeship Studies at 702-651-4127.

DESCRIPTION
This program prepares the student for employment as a Journeyman Painter with the Painters Union. Along with special program courses, academic skills emphasizing 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 painting tools.
  2. Comprehend and utilize formulas used in the calculations of all phases of painting work.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot and repair any problems that arise in painting installations.

General Education Requirements


TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION CREDITS: 27


300-level and above courses cannot be used to satisfy GE requirements.

Mathematics (3 Credits)


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

Major Requirements


TOTAL MAJOR REQUIREMENTS CREDITS: 33


Grades of D+, D, and D- in the major requirements (occupational) area in an Associate of Applied Science degree program will not count toward graduation requirements.

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