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Bachelor of Applied Studies-Business

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The Bachelor of Applied Studies (BAS) in Business provides an opportunity for students to apply prior life and job experience toward a degree. Many students returning to school with broad experience find that the BAS allows them to match their specific experiences with appropriate coursework. The curriculum includes the latest developments in global business using advanced technology within societal and ethical considerations. Students learn from business-experienced faculty and executive partners from local enterprises. In addition to the Business core courses, students seeking a BAS in business take the following courses:

  • International Business
  • Organizational Behavior

Program Plan

BAS in Business degree plan and course descriptions

Technological Concentration

Students in the BAS in Business program can earn 18-30 semester hours awarded through transfer credit, life/work experience, or credit by examination for prior education or training in a technological specialization.

Approved Technical Concentration Areas

  • Drafting and Design Technology
  • Aircraft Technology
  • Architecture
  • Banking
  • Computer Maintenance Technology
  • Dental Assisting Technology
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Advertising
  • Electronic Graphics
  • Electronics Technology
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technology
  • Fashion Design
  • Fire Science
  • Hospitality Management
  • Insurance
  • Interior Design Technology
  • Legal Assisting
  • Mass Communications
  • Medical Technology
  • Occupational Safety and Health Technology
  • Vocational Nursing
  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Radio-Television-Film Program
  • Respiratory Care
  • Real Estate Management
  • Safety Engineering Technology
  • Technical Communications