Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences
Lamar University

Program Details

Lamar University offers the online BAAS, a liberal arts degree.  This degree in liberal arts 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 learners 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 for this liberal arts degree.  It will include coursework from the entire spectrum of choices available through the university.


  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Completed 14 high school credits in college preparatory classes
  • Graduate top 10 percent of high school class or achieve minimum composite score on SAT/ACT

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges