Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS)

UW Colleges BAAS Students

About the BAAS

The University of Wisconsin Colleges' Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS) is a 60-credit degree completion program that gives you the skills and knowledge to achieve your career goals. Whether you've earned an associate degree from UW Colleges or a Wisconsin technical college, you can complete your degree in as few as two years. 

A Local Degree

With the BAAS, you'll earn a University of Wisconsin bachelor’s degree taking courses at one of six campuses, including:

Choose from six concentrations and personalize your learning with internships in your community.

Fits Your Life

A truly collaborative degree, the BAAS features courses offered through the UW Colleges and several UW four-year partners.  Classes are taught by distinguished faculty with convenient scheduling options, including on-campus, online and via distance education.   

Contact the BAAS Advisor

Marta Rusten at or 715-384-1707.