Bachelor of Applied Science in General Business
New Mexico Highlands University

Program Details

Finish your degree and advance your career with New Mexico Highlands University’s online Bachelor of Applied Science in General Business. This program is designed for students who have completed occupational/technical degrees at community, vocational and technical colleges or those who have completed occupational/vocational training in U.S. Armed Services schools. 
Transfer in 30 required credits and learn in a flexible, asynchronous format. Depending on your previous academic experience and credits, you can earn your degree in as few as 18 months.
As a student, you will complete a foundational core of business coursework then customize your studies by choosing nine electives that align with your interests and professional goals. Each course is eight weeks long and delivered 100% online. Study topics like economics, management, marketing and strategic decision-making to prepare for success in a wide range of business roles. 
Throughout the program, you will learn from expert faculty members who can advise you on coursework, career paths and graduate study options. NMHU’s Department of Business Administration also hosts a speaker series designed to provide first-hand insights from alumni and current professionals in the field. 
Graduates of this program have the knowledge and expertise to pursue career paths like finance, management, marketing, entrepreneurship and HR. Possible jobs include budget analyst, market research specialist, sales manager, marketing manager and more.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

New Mexico Highlands University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have 30 technical/vocational credits, a certificate in a technical/vocational area, an associate degree, or occupational/vocational training in U.S. Armed Services schools.