Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences in Professional Studies

All applicants must meet the general undergraduate admission requirements.

Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 120   
Concentration Area and Minor/Certificate Requirement: 36 sch       
B.A.A.S PROFESSIONAL STUDIES.           CIP Code: 52.0101.00

Texas Core Curriculum

ENG 1013Composition I3
ENG 1023Composition II3
Mathematics3
Life & Physical Sciences6
Language, Philosophy, & Culture3
Creative Arts3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
CAO: Women's Studies3
CAO: First Year Seminar, Wellness or Mathematics3
Total SCHs42

Completed Certificate/AAS

Electives transferred15-45
Total SCHs15-45

Courses Required for Major (Choose 18 hours from course list. )

BUS 3163Business Communications3
BUS 3513Professional Presentation Strategies3
ENG 3123Creative Writing3
ENG 3203Advanced Grammar and Composition3
ENG 3233Advanced Expository Writing3
ENG 3253Technical Writing3
ENG 3433Professional Writing3
FT 3023Career Development Strategies3
GOV 3063Women in Politics3
GOV 3153Law, Politics, and Public Policy3
GOV 3393Gender, Identity, and the Law3
GOV 4113Public Administration3
GOV 4133Women in Leadership3
HIST 4233Global Issues and Trends3
HS 3363History and Principles of Health Education3
HS 4553Stress Management Techniques3
PHIL 3053Ethics3
PHIL 3073Bioethics3
PSY 3733Psychology of Women3
PSY 3933Positive Psychology3
PSY 4013Health Psychology3
PSY 4153Introduction to Counseling3
PSY 4173Foundations of Family Psychology3
PSY 4183Global Perspectives in Psychology3
SOCI 3073Social Inequality3
SOCI 3093Racial and Ethnic Groups in the United States3
SOCI 3213Women's Roles3
SOCI 3483Developing Societies3
WS 3023U.S. Women of Colors3
WS 3083Ethics and Feminism3
WS 3213Woman's Roles3
WS 4493Feminist Theory3

Must complete 18 hours of coursework from one of the following options:

Option 1: Interdisciplinary Studies Minor

Option 2: Business Minor

Option 3: Certificate Program

First Year
FallTCCNSCHs
AAS Course3
AAS Course3
AAS Course3
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
 SCHs 15
SpringTCCN
AAS Course3
AAS Course3
AAS Course3
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
 SCHs 15
Second Year
FallTCCN
AAS Course3
AAS Course3
AAS Course3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
MATH 1303Elementary Analysis I MATH 13143
 SCHs 15
SpringTCCN
AAS Course3
AAS Course3
AAS Course3
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
Literature, Philosophy, Language Core3
 
 SCHs 15
Third Year
FallTCCN
Professional Development Course3
Professional Development Course3
Minor or Certificate Course3
Minor or Certificate Course3
Social Behavioral Science Core3
 SCHs 15
SpringTCCN
Professional Development Course3
Professional Development Course3
Minor or Certificate Course3
Fine Arts Core3
Multicultural Women's and Gender Studies Core3
 SCHs 15
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
Professional Development Course3
Interdisciplinary Minor or Certifcate Course3
Natural Science Core3
Elective3
Elective3
 SCHs 15
SpringTCCN
Professional Development Course3
Interdisciplinary Minor or Certificate Course3
Natural Science Core3
Health and Wellness Core3
Elective3
 SCHs 15
 Total SCHs:  120

 (GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.