UVST Degrees

Would you like to complete
your 
associate’s degree,
but are unsure what you want
your emphasis to be?

The University Studies Associate in Arts/Science degree is designed to provide an opportunity for students who may be potentially exploring their career and major options, or provides flexibility for those that are seeking an Associate that enables transferability or simply completion of a broad variety of curriculum options. The UVST AA/AS enables the ability to begin work toward the General Education requirements while meeting the needs of a broad variety of student circumstances.

University Studies AA/AS

Would you like to complete a
bachelor's degree that meets
specific academic and career goals
unaddressed in other degrees?

The University Studies Bachelor in Arts/Science degree will provide you the opportunity to:

  • meet academic and professional objectives not addressed through existing degree programs
  • develop essential skills valued by employers and graduate schools
  • complete a structured yet customized set of upper division courses
  • complete a capstone course or internship, which further prepares you for your chosen profession or graduate school admission

University Studies BA/BS

Program Learning Outcomes (PLO's)

  University Studies AA

Program Learning Outcome 1. Provides an opportunity for students who may be potentially exploring their career and major options.

Program Learning Outcome 2. Provides flexibility for those that are seeking an Associate that enables transferability or simply completion of a broad variety of curriculum options.

Program Learning Outcome 3. Enables the ability to begin work toward the General Education requirements while meeting the needs of a broad variety of student circumstances.

  University Studies BA

Program Learning Outcome 1. Create and complete an individually tailored major

Program Learning Outcome 2. Complete UVST Capstone class Identify a project, develop a detailed plan, and define potential implications of the project to the wider community.

Program Learning Outcome 3. OR complete UVST Internship Apply knowledge gained in the classroom to the professional world and to gain experience in a desired career field for a limited period of time.

Program Learning Outcome 4. Provides extensive detail and evidence, and shows clearly and specifically that coursework is cohesively designed to lead to greater breadth and depth of competencies related to the ELOs.

  University Studies AS

Program Learning Outcome 1. Provides an opportunity for students who may be potentially exploring their career and major options.

Program Learning Outcome 2. Provides flexibility for those that are seeking an Associate that enables transferability or simply completion of a broad variety of curriculum options.

Program Learning Outcome 3. Enables the ability to begin work toward the General Education requirements while meeting the needs of a broad variety of student circumstances.

  University Studies BS

Program Learning Outcome 1. Create and complete an individually tailored major

Program Learning Outcome 2. Complete UVST Capstone class Identify a project, develop a detailed plan, and define potential implications of the project to the wider community.

Program Learning Outcome 3. OR complete UVST Internship Apply knowledge gained in the classroom to the professional world and to gain experience in a desired career field for a limited period of time.

Program Learning Outcome 4. Provides extensive detail and evidence, and shows clearly and specifically that coursework is cohesively designed to lead to greater breadth and depth of competencies related to the ELOs.