Associate of Science in Professional Studies
Purdue University Global

Program Details

Utilize your transfer credits, open courses, work experience, examinations, military training, or other experiential learning to customize your own online degree and advance your career.* Enrolling in this affordable, flexible degree program requires a high-school diploma and one completed college course.

  • Program Highlights: Study project management, problem solving, and strategic planning. Complete your associate’s degree in professional studies with a capstone class that includes a portfolio project.
  • Create an Individualized Learning Plan (ILP): Work with a Purdue University Global faculty advisor to custom design a degree pathway. Complete your studies 100% online, on your schedule.
  • Career Opportunities: Prepare for a variety of possible career outcomes, depending on your interests, background, and previous work experience. You can begin a new career or qualify for opportunities in a number of rewarding fields.
  • Prepare for Your Bachelor’s: With your associate’s degree in professional studies, you’ll be ready to earn Purdue Global’s online Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies or choose a more structured online bachelor’s program at Purdue Global.

Purdue Global cannot guarantee employment or career advancement.
*Purdue Global does not guarantee transferability of credit from any of these sources. See the University Catalog for the Prior Learning Assessment policy.
†The University cannot guarantee that students will be granted admission to any future programs. Speak to an Advisor about transfer credit opportunities and see the University Catalog for the Prior Learning Assessment policy.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Purdue University Global is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score