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Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences

Program Details

Lamar University offers the online BAAS. This degree is designed to encourage adults to take part in postsecondary education by providing them with innovative approaches for meeting their educational needs. Lamar understands that adult leaners are most often non-traditional students who are juggling multiple life roles and are looking to match their academic interests with their personal and professional goals.

Students are encouraged to partner with academic advisors and faculty members in order to create individualized degree-completion plans of study that will include coursework from the entire spectrum of choices available through the university.


Degree requires completion of 120 credit hours.

High school diploma from an accredited high school. Completed 14 high school credits in college preparatory classes. Satisfy requirements of the State of Texas Uniform Admission Policy. Graduate top 10 percent of high school class or achieve minimum composite score on SAT/ACT.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges