A world of opportunity awaits you


A world of opportunity awaits you


A world of opportunity awaits you

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any Math requirements?

The program includes one Math class, Introduction to Statistics, (MATH& 146) in Spring quarter of the first year.

  • If you have not taken MATH& 146 as a part of your associate degree, once you are accepted into the program, we will work with you on completing the necessary pre-requisites.
  • If you have already taken MATH& 146 and you have less than 95 college credits, we will work with you to identify an appropriate alternate class.
  • If you have already taken MATH& 146 and you have 95 or more college level credits, you will only take 10 credts in the spring quarter. 
Is this an accredited program?

Yes, this program has been approved by the Northwest Commision on Colleges and Universities, the accrediting body for the colleges and universities in Washington.

Who is teaching in the program?

Faculty in the program come from a range of disciplines and backgrounds. All are experts in their fields and represent both full time faculty or professionals with considerable management and workplace experience.

What can I do with this degree?

Students with an Applied Management degree will find themselves prepared for a variety of management or supervisory positions in almost any type of business or industry. Additionally, students can use this degree to create their own business or advance themselves in their current career paths.

Will this degree prepare me for a Master's program?

This accredited Bachelor’s degree prepares students to pursue graduate programs in a variety of fields, including MBA programs.

When will classes meet?

The Bachelor in Management degree is a hybrid program, comprising in-class meetings and student-directed independent learning.

For the participants in the program beginning Fall 2020, classes will meet on the Mount Vernon campus on Fridays between 9 am and 3 pm.

What is the tuition cost?

This affordable option is nearly 2/3 less than the cost of a four-year university. Specific tuition information can be found at:

What will I learn?

This program emphasizes principles of applied management in areas such as Business law, marketing, and social media, project management, organizational and interpersonal behavior, financial management, professional and organizational communications, and international business dynamics.

What does "Applied" mean?

This Bachelor of Applied Science program focuses on real-world applications, not just theory-based learning. You will be able to apply the concepts and tools to your current work, and the curriculum will ensure you have practice integrating your learning into real-world relevant business and management scenarios.


What is a Bachelor of Applied Science degree?

A Bachelor of Applied Science is a degree granted by community and technical colleges to enable those with a non-transfer professional degree to obtain a bachelor qualification.

For more information on Applied Science degrees in Washington State, visit Applied Baccalaureate Degrees

To find out more about the BAS in Applied Management, and to receive an application, register for a program briefing session that meets your schedule.
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