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Earn your bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa

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You can complete your associate's degree (AA, AAS, or AS) and transfer to an online degree program at the University of Iowa without moving to Iowa City. Each program is unique and tailored to fit your needs a transfer student.

The Bachelor of Applied Studies (BAS) accepts career and technical credits on an equal basis with other community college credits.  Up to 60 semester hours of community college course work may be accepted as transfer credits for the BAS.

The Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS) requires 24 semester hours of transferable credit.  The curriculum places emphasis on workplace and leadership skills.  You select from three distinct tracks: Health and Human Studies, Organizational Studies, or Global Studies. 

The online Bachelor of Business Administration degree (BBA) allows you to earn a degree in Management with a concentration in Entrepreneurial Management.  Pre-business graduates are best suited for this program.  

Other transfer completion degrees include the Bachelor of Arts in Social Work (located in Des Moines), the RN-BSN, Political Science, Enterprise Leadership, Sports and Recreation Management and the RT to BS in Radiation Sciences.  

Complete your degree at one of the fifteen community colleges in Iowa, many with multiple learning sites located close to your work and home. Then transfer to Iowa and become a Hawkeye!