Choose the Right Degree

Choose the Right Degree

You can get THREE different types of degrees at UVU.

1

AAS Degree (Associate in Applied Science) Minimum of 63 credit hours
  • This is a two year degree which prepares a student for EMPLOYMENT.
  • This degree IS transferrable, BUT requires additional general education credits.
  • This degree CAN prepare you for a Bachelor program.

Complete 16 General Education credits and Minimum 48 Major/Elective credits

2

AS/AA (Associate in Science/Arts) Minimum of 60 credit hours
  • This is a two year degree which prepares a student for a Bachelor program.
Complete 35 General Education credits and Minimum 25 Major/Elective credits

3

BS/BA (Bachelor of Science/Arts) Minimum of 120 Credit Hours
  • This is a four year degree which prepares a student for employment or graduate school.

Complete Associates Degree (minimum of 60 credit hours) and 60 additional Major/Emphasis credits



The type of degree that will be right for you will depend on your major and your ultimate career goal.

See your major advisor or check our catalog for more information about degree requirements.