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Bachelor of Applied Science

Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S).
Offered By: College of Agriculture and Technology


The Bachelor of Applied Science degree is designed to provide a four-year degree in a true 2+2 manner for students who already have an Associate of Applied Science degree and are ready to take on more technical responsibility. This is a popular option for workforce development and advancement. This degree provides students with an academic training to further their careers. 

  • Prerequisites

    Completion of an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree and admission to ASU-Jonesboro. Refer to ASU admission requirements.

  • Careers

    Graduates of the Technology program find positions in wide range of manufacturing and service sector. Here is a partial list of jobs which require a BAS degree:"

    • Computer aided design and drafting Technologist
    • Manufacturing Technologist
    • Industrial Technologist
    • Manufacturing Supervisor
    • Technology consultant
    • Quality Assurance Specialist
    • Materials Technologist
    • Computer systems
    • Network administrator
    • Computer Systems administrator
  • Accreditations

    Higher Learning Commission

  • Checksheets & Degree Plans


    Checksheets list all of the requirements and university obligations for degree completion.

    Degree Plans

    Degree plans suggest a schedule of courses for students to follow as they pursue their degree.