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Applied Arts and Sciences, BAAS

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Bachelor of Applied Arts & Sciences

With an associate degree, students transfer in 60 credits, entering the program with “junior” status.  Students then complete the following coursework to earn the BAAS degree with a minimum of 120 credits.  

Courses of the Applied Arts and Sciences degree at the University of Wisconsin Colleges are offered on campus, online or through distance learning from University of Wisconsin College campuses and UW System four-year partner institutions: UW-La Crosse, UW-Parkside, UW-Platteville, UW-Stevens Point, UW-Stout and UW-Superior.

Note: The University of Wisconsin Colleges Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences completion degree program is currently suspended.  As of January 18, 2018 UW Colleges is no longer accepting new student admissions to the UW Colleges Bachelor Applied Arts and Sciences completion degree program.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to BAAS & Capstone
  • Service-Learning course
  • Cognitive Skills Core Course
  • Partner Cognitive Skills course
  • Elective

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

Admission requirements

  • Complete the online University of Wisconsin System application.
  • Submit a $50 Application Fee.
  • Submit Documentation
  • An official copy of your high school transcript
  • Official college transcripts (if you took college credit in high school or if you are a transfer student)
  • ACT and SAT scores (If you are 22 or older, you do not need to submit scores.)
  • If you obtained a GED or HSED, please submit a copy of your diploma and test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    513 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 513 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    513 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 513 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    197 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 197 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Madison

  • 1015 - 1760 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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