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what is considered a Technical Degree?

Discussion in 'BDCP' started by Airborne, Oct 19, 2003.

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  1. Airborne

    Airborne Registered User

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    Hi,

    I was wondering what designates a degree as technical. Are all degress that are BS technical and BA are non-technical?

    Thx.
     
  2. bch

    bch Helo Bubba None

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    All engineering degrees. Computer science related dregrees. Applied Math And I think that is it. Don't worry, someone will correct me if I am missing something.
     
  3. RobNLa

    RobNLa Registered User

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    Also Physics and Chemistry.
     
  4. kimphil

    kimphil Registered User

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    Basketweaving too. [​IMG]
     
  5. EA-6B1

    EA-6B1 PLC Jrs 1st Inc. Kilo-3

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    what about MIS?
     
  6. unfUSN

    unfUSN Registered User

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    As far as BDCP I think that your recruiter can fight for a technical-degree as long as you take a some calculas & physics... at least thats what the deal was when I was stashed at Jax NRD.

    LTJG Payne
     
  7. ben

    ben not missing sand Super Moderator Contributor None

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    MIS=Management Information Systems? If so I don't think it's technical. There's a post from a couple of months ago that lists out the specific degrees that are considered technical. Basically if your degree is heavily concentrated in math and science then you're good. All others are non-technical, including all business degrees. Do a search and see if you can find that post... it lists out every degree that is "technical."
     
  8. Irrumpo

    Irrumpo I fought the law and the law won

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    I have a CIS (Computer Info. Systems) degree, and that was considered technical for BDCP. It was also out of the Business College. I always figured if it was a BS degree, it was considered technical.
     
  9. Alex Fowler

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    If I got a BA in Computer Science, would that be considered technical?
     
  10. ben

    ben not missing sand Super Moderator Contributor None

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    Computer science is probably technical. Find that post I mentioned earlier or call your recruiter to find out for sure.
     
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