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.

Emphasis Areas of Study