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Associates of Art & Sciences AAS 2014    AAS 2015    AAS 2017
Associates of Science in Business Management BUSMAS 2014    BUSMAS 2015    BUSMAS 2017

Starting Winter Semester 2014 the AAS degree became available to be pursued as a Distance Learning degree by students who do not come to campus to study.  Starting Winter 2016-17 this program is currently not accepting new students.  Those who have begun may finish their program.

Starting with the 2017 curriculum, no certificates will be granted in conjunction with the awarding of an Associates Degree.

Associate of Arts and Sciences Degree

The Associate of Arts and Sciences degree can be completed in one to two years and provides an option for students whose plans prevent them from continuing on towards a Bachelors degree with our university. A 12-credit minimum emphasis cluster is the focal point of the degree, supplemented and enhanced by a large portion of general education coursework.

AAS Degree Requirements for new students starting Fall 2017:

  • Two programs in a different category and a different department from each other
  • General Education Core Requirements as follows (refer to GE requirements page for specific course choices):
    • Math Requirement (MATH 107, Statistics, or Calculus)
    • ENGL 101
    • 2 Core Religion Courses (REL 200, 225, 250, or 275) and two other 2 credit REL courses (total of 8 credits; 2 credits must be from BYUH)
    • At least 15 credits of courses from BYUH
    • A total of 60 credits overall
    • D credit (D+, D, or D-) is limited to 6 credits overall, with up to 3 credits in the cluster, and none of the classes that are prerequisites
    • Cluster GPA must be 2.0 or higher
    • Cumulative GPA must be 2.0 or higher

 

AAS Degree Requirements for new students starting Fall 2015:

  • One emphasis area cluster of at least 12 credits
  • General Education Requirements as follows (refer to GE requirements page for specific course choices):
    • Math or Language Track
    • ENGL 101
    • GE 100 (or Hist 201 or Hist 202 or HIST 192 or HIST 305 or HIST 344 or HWST 101 or PAIS 105 or PAIS 300)
    • GE 110 (or Engl 201 or Engl 314/315 or POSC 190 or ENGL 251)
    • GE 120 (or any 100 level science or PSYC 111 or OCEN 201)
    • Exercise Science (any 100-level EXS class or EXS 200R/201R
    • Humanities & Culture choice
    • Science/Technology choice
    • Social Science choice
  • 2 Core Religion Courses (REL 200, 225, 250, 275) and two other 2 credit REL courses (total of 8 credits; 2 credits must be from BYUH)
  • At least 15 credits of courses from BYUH
  • No double-dipping within the degree
  • A total of 60 credits overall
  • D credit (D+, D, D-) is limited to 6 credits overall, with up to 3 credits in the cluster, and none of the classes that are prerequisites
  • Cluster GPA must be 2.0 or higher
  • Cumulative GPA must be 2.0 or higher

 

AAS Degree Requirements up to Fall 2015:

  • One emphasis area cluster of at least 12 credits
  • General Education Requirements as follows (refer to GE requirements page for specific course choices):
    • Fundamental Math
    • Math or Language Track
    • ENGL 101
    • ENGL 201
    • EXS 177 or EXS 129
    • Artistic Expression choice
    • BIOL 100 or BIOL 112
    • Physical Science choice
    • Human Environment choice
    • HIST 201 or HIST 202
  • REL 121, REL 122, and two other 2 credit REL courses (total of 8 credits; min 2 credits from BYUH)
  • At least 15 credits of courses from BYUH
  • A total of 60 credits overall
  • D credit (D+, D, D-) is limited to 6 credits overall, with up to 3 credits in the cluster, and none of the classes that are prerequisites
  • Cluster GPA must be 2.0 or higher
  • Cumulative GPA must be 2.0 or higher

 


Associate of Science in Business Management

BUSM Degree Requirements for new students starting Fall 2017:

  • One Approved Program or Certificate (15-16 Credits)
    • HR Minor (16) or Marketing Minor (15) or HTM Minor (16) or Leadership Minor (15-16)
  • A Second Approved Program or Certificate in Arts & Humanities or Math & Science (except Economics Minor) (12 Credits Minimum)
  • General Education Core Requirements as follows (refer to GE requirements page for specific course choices):
    • Math Requirement (MATH 107, Statistics, or Calculus)
    • ENGL 101
    • 2 Core Religion Courses (REL 200, 225, 250, or 275) and two other 2 credit REL courses (total of 8 credits; 2 credits must be from BYUH)
    • At least 15 credits of courses from BYUH
    • A total of 60 credits overall
    • D credit (D+, D, or D-) is limited to 6 credits overall, with up to 3 credits in the cluster, and none of the classes that are prerequisites
    • Cluster GPA must be 2.0 or higher
    • Cumulative GPA must be 2.0 or higher

 

BUSM Degree Requirements for new students starting Fall 2015:

General Business Foundation Courses (12 Credits)

  • BUSM 180 (3)
  • BUSM 232 (1.5)
  • ACCT 231 (1.5)
  • ACCT 201 (3)
  • ACCT 203 (3)
  • Business Related Cluster (12 Credits)
  • General Education (28 Credits) - Please See General Education for further details
    • MATH 221 (3)
    • ENGL 101 (3)
    • GE 100 (or Hist 201 or Hist 202 or HIST 192 or HWST 101 or PAIS 105) (3)
    • GE 110 (or Engl 201 or Engl 314/315 or POSC 190 or ENGL 251) (3)
    • GE 120 (or any 100 level science or PSYC 111) (3)
    • Exercise Science (any 100-level EXS class or EXS 200R/201R) (3)
    • Humanities & Culture choice (3)
    • Science/Technology choice (3)
    • Social Science choice (3)
    • ECON 200 (3)
  • 2 Core Religion Courses (REL 200, 225, 250, 275) and two other 2 credit REL courses (total of 8 credits)
  • Student must have a total of at least 60 credits before graduating
  • Student must have taken at least 15 credits in residence at BYU Hawaii
  • Please see the School of Business for further details

BUSM Degree Requirements up to Fall 2015:

General Business Foundation Courses (12 Credits)

  • BUSM 180 (3)
  • BUSM 232 (1.5)
  • ACCT 231 (1.5)
  • ACCT 201 (3)
  • ACCT 203 (3)
  • Business Related Cluster (12 Credits)
  • General Education (28 Credits) - Please See General Education for further details
    • MATH 221 (3)
    • ENGL 101 (3)
    • ENGL 201 (3)
    • ECON 200 (3)
    • One Fundamental Mathematics Course (3)
    • EXS 177 (1) -OR- EXS 129 (2)
    • One Artistic Expression Course (3)
    • One Biological Science Course (3)
    • One Physical Science Course (3)
    • One History of Civilizations Course (3)
  • Religion (8 Credits)
    • REL 121 (2)
    • REL 122 (2)
    • 4 Additional REL Credits of Choice
  • Student must have a total of at least 60 credits before graduating
  • Student must have taken at least 15 credits in residence at BYU–Hawaii
  • No double-dipping within the degree
  • Please see the School of Business for further details