Applied Studies, BS

Have previous educational or technical credits? Can't find the degree program you're looking for? Try the Applied Studies degree program at the University of Minnesota, Crookston to develop an individualized degree.

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Key Features

  • The bachelor of science degree program in Applied Studies meets individual needs whose educational objectives cannot be met through traditional degree programs. Students work extensively with academic advisors to develop an individually custom-built program of study or they complete the respiratory care requirements.
  • This program is especially convenient for students who transfer with a certificate, diploma, or associate degree in an occupational field. Transfer students into Applied Studies have found that most of their previous technical or community college credits were accepted into their degree program. The experienced faculty advisors were able to help them map out the shortest legitimate route to a bachelor of science degree.
  • UMC has an excellent working plan with the United States Air Force ROTC program located at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks. Students can complete ROTC requirements, complete their B.S. in Applied Studies and become commissioned as an officer in the Air Force.
  • This degree program is available online and onsite.

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The applied studies program addresses the needs of individuals whose educational objectives cannot be met through traditional degree programs. It provides a professionally accommodating entry point for students with previous educational and technical competencies to develop an individualized B.S. degree.

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  • Advancement in Respiratory Care
  • Advancement to a ROTC Officer
  • Advancement in your current career field

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Related Majors and Minors

Interested in a double major or minor to complement your Applied Studies degree? Check out these other majors at UMC.