About the Program
If you completed or are in the process of finishing your Associate of Applied Science degree from an accredited community college or the military, Mississippi State’s Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) degree is the perfect next step to help you advance your career. Our online, in-person and hybrid learning options provide the flexibility to meet the needs of working adults and transfer students from a variety of technical degree backgrounds.
This program provides the pathway for you to complete the Bachelor of Applied Science degree by allowing you to transfer up to 60 hours of earned credits, 45 of which may be technical, that may include approved military and experiential learning credits. Featuring an individualized curriculum, you will be able to utilize up to three specific emphasis areas to complete the degree program requirements and meet your individual career objectives.
Designed especially for learners with technical backgrounds, our newest degree program prepares you to become a skilled leader in your field. And because you can customize your degree with up to three emphasis areas, you can make sure you learn exactly what you need to succeed.
Transfer from Community College
Exploring which path to pursue with your associate degree? Consider Mississippi State’s Bachelor of Applied Science program, where you’ll discover challenging academics that provide the edge you need.
Service Members and Veterans
If you completed your Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree through the military, you could apply your technical military credits towards your Bachelor of Applied Science degree at MSU.