Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences Program

ENMU's Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS) program allows you to earn your bachelor's degree in two years if you have an Associate of Applied Arts and Sciences (AAS) degree or at least 30 hours in a career-technical related discipline from an accredited institution.

Our BAAS degree program requires you to complete a minimum of 30 hours of career-technical credit in a primary concentration and a minimum of 24 hours in a secondary concentration area.

Each BAAS degree plan is designed to allow you to earn your bachelor's degree within two years of full-time enrollment and several concentrations are offered 100% online.

Benefits of Getting Your Bachelor's Degree with ENMU's BAAS Program

  • Gain the opportunity to advance your career. Earn education and credentials to enhance and expand your technical expertise to broaden your career opportunities.
  • Complete your bachelor's degree while working full-time. BAAS curriculum and delivery methods are designed with the distance learner in mind. See our 100% online BAAS concentrations >
  • Get personal attention. With our low 17:1 student-to-faculty ratio, you will have professors who know you by name. Faculty members are available to help you and genuinely care about your success.
  • Affordable. We currently have the fifth lowest tuition among the 80 Southwest four-year universities according to The Chronicle of Higher Education. See how we compare to other universities >


The BAAS degree is a fully accredited baccalaureate degree program. ENMU is nationally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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BAAS Program Details

As New Mexico's largest regional comprehensive university, ENMU offers students more than 90 undergraduate, graduate and certificate options. With affordable tuition, evening classes as well as select online courses, we offer an education that fits your lifestyle and puts your career goals within reach. If you are interested in attaining a Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences degree, we encourage you to learn more about the benefits of Eastern New Mexico University's BAAS program.

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