Applied Science

Our undergraduate applied science programs offer flexible, 60-credit-hour bachelors (BAS) degree, designed specifically for students who have earned a relevant AAS from a regionally accredited institution.

Degrees Offered

Applied Science, BAS

Application Deadlines*

December 1, 2014
2015 Spring semester (January)

March 1, 2015
2015 Summer session 1 (June)

March 1, 2015
2015 Summer session 2 (July)

May 1, 2015
2015 Fall semester (August)

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WUE eligible program

Undergraduate students from western states who enroll in this program are eligible for a discounted tuition rate

Financial Aid

ASU has many financial aid options. Almost everyone, regardless of income, can qualify for some form of financial aid. In fact, more than 70 percent of all ASU students receive some form of financial assistance every year.

* These are the priority application deadlines for admission and merit-based scholarship consideration. Late applicants will be considered for university admission and financial aid, but programs with higher admission standards will give priority consideration to applications submitted by these dates. Please view important dates on the academic calendar.

Applied Science, BAS

The Bachelor of Applied Sciences (BAS) degrees are designed for students who hold an AAS from an accredited community college. BAS degrees are available in graphic information technology, operations management, electronics, manufacturing and aviation. The BAS degree combines the technical experience gained in the student's associate degree program with a broader educational experience in management, leadership, critical thinking and communications. For complete program information, required classes and other details, see the major map.


Additional Program Fee: No

Career Outlook 

There is a wide range of career options available to students who continue their higher education and complete a BAS degree.

Example Careers 

The following career options are available to BAS majors with concentrations in graphic information technology, operations management, electronics, manufacturing and aviation.

Administrative Support Managers: • Growth Rate*: 12.47% • Median Salary*: $ 79,540

Architectural and Engineering Managers: • Growth Rate*: 6.16% • Median Salary*: $ 122,190

Graphic Designers: • Growth Rate*: 12.91% • Median Salary*: $ 44,010

Air Traffic Controllers: • Growth Rate*: 13.05% • Median Salary*: $ 113,540

Learn more about career outlook, example careers and average salaries.

* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).

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