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Bachelor of Applied Science Careers

What can I do with this degree?

Move up in your career

Boise State’s fully online Bachelor of Applied Science prepares you for management and leadership roles. Graduates have been promoted from entry-level roles in their current organization or translated the skills and experience they gained in the program to a higher-level position within their industry.

Change careers

Use the skills you gain in the program to move out of your current industry into a new area. The program’s curriculum provides you with transferrable skills that translate into a variety of fields.

Go on to graduate school

A completed Bachelor of Applied Science prepares you for graduate programs with application requirements that are not degree specific.

As a BAS Graduate, You Will:

  • Write effectively in multiple contexts, for a variety of audiences
  • Communicate effectively, both as a speaker and a listener
  • Approach complex problems creatively and collaboratively
  • Define problems clearly and gather and evaluate evidence
  • Design and implement innovative solutions to complex problems
  • Analyze and address ethical issues in personal, professional, and civic life
  • Evaluate and apply different leadership roles and styles
  • Integrate and apply business concepts and tools effectively
"I knew that when I chose to come back to school, I’d have to do so completely online. I chose Boise State very carefully and I had all 50 states to look at and beyond when I chose this program." – Susan, Current Online BAS Student

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