Bachelor of Applied Studies
University of Iowa

Program Details

In the online Bachelor of Applied Studies degree program from the University of Iowa, you'll have the opportunity to select a variety of courses in thematic areas called Distribution Areas, as opposed to earning a traditional major:

  • Humanities Distribution Area
  • Communication & Arts Distribution Area
  • Natural Sciences & Math Distribution Area
  • Social Sciences Distribution Area
  • Professional Fields Distribution Area

The BAS also offers four optional Emphasis Areas if you'd like to focus your studies:

  • Creative Writing
  • Human Relations
  • Justice Studies
  • Political Science

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Iowa is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score