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B.S. in Professional Studies

The UAH Bachelor in Professional Studies is an interdisciplinary degree that lets you choose from four concentrations to best match your goals.

  • Transfer previous credits for up to 75% of your degree including up to 34 hours of technical credits.
  • Use your ACE recommended credit from military training.
  • Choose from five start dates per year. The next start date is May 26.
  • Online, classroom, and blended course options are available.

Engineering Technology Concentration

This concentration provides a new path for students just starting a degree or returning adult who may have pursued an engineering-related associates or bachelors program, but for various reasons did not complete.

Graduates will use math, science, and engineering skills to design products and systems, install and maintain products, and provide a wide range of services, such as implementation of the design, testing , calibrations and supervision of its operation. (American Society for Engineering Education)

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Contact us to discuss you academic pathway!
256.824.6673 or CPSDeansOffice@uah.edu

Ways that Engineering or Engineering Technology undergraduate programs differ:
  • Engineering programs include a higher-level of mathematics than technology programs.
  • Engineering programs focus on theory, while technology programs focus on application.
  • Graduates from engineering programs are called engineers, while graduates of technology programs are often called technologists.
  • Engineers typically spend their time planning, while technologists spend their time making plans work.
Engineering Technology Career Opportunities Include:

    • Operations   • Production   • Manufacturing
    • Product Design   • Distribution and Sales    
    • Test and Evaluation  • Service and Maintenance

Why Complete Your degree At UAH?

  • We are focused on your specific goals
  • Program is structured to fit your busy schedule
  • Personal support and encouragement
  • UAH is an accredited university with a strong reputation


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Bachelor Professional Studies - Interdisciplinary Degree - Adult Degree Completion Program

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