Bachelor of Science in Applied Science
Tarleton State University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Applied Science is a liberal arts degree from Tarleton State University for students with industry knowledge.  This degree in liberal arts allows students to use previously completed vocational coursework and/or training, known as their “Occupational Specialization,” to complete requirements for a bachelor’s degree more quickly.  It is ideal for those seeking a bachelor’s degree for self-enrichment, career advancement, or who wish to qualify for higher-level employment in other disciplines.  This liberal arts degree offers a broad-based education in the foundation disciplines, or general education fields, and focused development in leadership and all areas of business, preparing students to meet the demands of a challenging and competitive workforce or for entrance into graduate school.  You can choose from two available concentrations:

  • Business with a focus on business knowledge and practices
  • Psychology which covers the history of psychology, human learning, writing in psychology, statistics, and research


Bachelor completion requires 120 credits for completion, including transfer credits.

  • Minimum of 30 transferable credit hours
  • 2.0 GPA
  • Transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges