Earn an ONLINE degree from the University of Iowa! We offer two challenging degree programs through University College.

Both programs may be completed entirely online, or by a combination of on-site and online courses. Adults balancing professional growth and busy lives will appreciate the flexibility to complete their degree at a pace that works for them, whether that’s one course at a time or as a full-time student.

Bachelor of Applied Studies (BAS)

Our BAS program requires completion of an Associate’s degree. Students complete an interdisciplinary curriculum in Distribution Areas they select.

BAS Emphasis Areas (optional): Creative Writing, Human Relations, Justice Studies, Political Science

BAS Information Sheet (PDF)

Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS)

Our BLS program requires 24 semester hours of transferrable college credit. Students complete interdisciplinary curriculum in a track they select.

BLS Tracks: Global Studies, Health and Human Studies, Organizational Studies

BLS Information Sheet (PDF)

CONTACT US If you have questions about the programs please contact an advisor at dce-advising@uiowa.edu.