BA or BS in Professional Studies

We Proudly Support Our Veterans

We understand the importance of education in today’s world, but we also realize life can sometimes get in the way. The BPS degree program proudly supports our veterans by providing individualized academic support and assistance in creating a tailored interdisciplinary program aimed at meeting their personal and professional goals. The program balances academic rigor with flexibility and value. You can attend part time, online, and in the evenings at a pace that supports all of your life commitments.

If you have questions about the program and would like to speak with an academic advisor, please contact us at, 256.824.6673, or use the chat feature.

Interdisciplinary Degree

The BPS degree program offers students a well-rounded education through an interdisciplinary curriculum with established concentration areas that provide an alternative pathway for adults to complete a bachelor’s degree. Students will expand their knowledge base across an array of academic disciplines to meet professional and personal goals. Students will learn how to communicate effectively, make informed decisions, and use analytical and critical thinking.

Air University Partnership: AU-ABC

Air University Partnership

Transfer your Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) degree to UAH. Learn more about online opportunities available.

Prior Learning Assessment

Currently the Bachelor's in Professional Studies program accepts the following types of PLA:

  • Transfer Credit: The eligibility of your transfer credits depends on the subject matter of each credit and the accreditation status of the institution that awarded each credit. Credits in academic subjects are usually eligible for transfer if they were awarded by an institution accredited by one of the regional agencies recognized by the American Council on Education. The Bachelor's in Professional Studies program can take up to 60 hours of credit from community college/2-year institutions and up to 75% of credits from 4-year institutions. The program can also accept up to 34 hours of technical credit that is applied to the student’s general electives.
  • Military Training: Credits accepted that are certified by the American Council on Education and provided through a Joint Services Transcript.
Standardized Exams
UAH Testing and Certification Services

Standardized Exams

Students can either provide UAH Admissions with official scores from their standardized exams or may take the exam through UAH Testing and Certification Services.