The Bachelor of Applied Management Studies degree builds on your two-year Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree. You already have completed a specialized technical, vocational, or professional study program and will now add general education and business management studies to earn a bachelor's degree.
This bachelor's degree provides you with valuable skills that may be used in the management of materials, money and human resources within the various activities, functions and organizations existing in business, industrial, manufacturing, and service areas.
Our applied management studies program in Iowa will help you develop the well-rounded knowledge that employers are looking for. Discover the possibilities to expand your career that this accelerated program offers.
> Complete a minimum of 30 credits at the 300/400 level.
> Complete at least two writing intensive (WI) courses with a grade of "C" or better, one at the 300/400 level.
> Complete a minimum of 120 credits.
> The final 30 credits applied to the degree, or 45 of the last 60 credits, must be earned at St. Ambrose University to meet the residency requirement.
> Earn a cumulative GPA of at least 2.00 (on a 4.00 scale).
> Complete Information Literacy within the first 12 credits.
Total transfer semester credit hours: 60
SAU credit hours: 60-73
Total semester credit hours: 120-133
Total credits required for the BAMS degree may range from 120-133 depending on the courses taken as part of the AAS degree.