Many individuals with an associate of applied science (AAS) degree find it difficult to be a viable candidate for promotions or leadership level jobs because they lack a bachelor’s degree. Yet, most AAS degrees include fewer general education requirements than associate of art’s degrees making the road to a traditional bachelor’s degree lengthier than it needs to be. BVU’s applied management major is designed to provide a quicker solution to desired job advancement by weaving in only the necessary general education courses. The program is an interdisciplinary format that allows students to develop strong business, leadership and communication skills that will prepare them for a wide variety of career options.
Employment opportunities include:
- Agricultural business/technology
- Sustainable energy/renewable energy
- Hospitality management
- Industrial technology
- Wellness, exercise science and leisure services
- Social and digital media communications