B.A.A.S. Degree Options

B.A.A.S.
B.A.A.S. Fully Online
Fully in-person (at the University of North Texas campuses) or as a mixture of in-person and online classes Fully online on Coursera platform; This can be preferable for students who live outside of North Texas, or who are unable to attend classes in-person due to full time work, family responsibilities, etc.
Students can have any number of credit hours to be eligible Students must have 60 or more credit hours to be eligible
Students must have no less than a 2.0 overall gpa to be eligible Students must have no less than a 2.0 overall gpa to be eligible
Classes are in a 16 week format (full semester ; January to May or August to December) All classes are in a 8 week format.
This format can allow students to complete 12 hours in a semester while only taking two classes at a time (or complete six hours while only in three hours per 8 week session, etc.)
Tuition and Fee Calculator $330 per credit hour*
*If you are in the state of Texas but haven’t established residency (1 year) or have 150 hours of transfer credit, the tuition charge will be $779.52/SCH.
This is a set price that will not change like tuition for traditional UNT programs.
Unlimited number of concentrations offered. Focus Areas are also an option.
* If you’re unsure what you want to study, or know that you do not want to study the concentrations of the B.A.A.S fully online, this option may be the better fit.
7 concentrations to choose from initially: Consumer Behavior, Administration*, Organizational Supervision*, Google IT**, Social Welfare and Community, Hospitality, Media Innovation
*students cannot pursue both the Administration and Organizational Supervision concentrations
**Google IT is taken completely through Coursera, but can be applied as lower level credit towards the degree
Can take up to 18 credit hours in one semester.
*This option would be for students who are interested in finishing their degree quickly and can attend at least one class in person
This format can allow students to complete 12 hours in a semester while only taking two classes at a time (or complete six hours while only in three hours per 8 week session, etc.)
This option would be for students who only want to take a few classes at a time

Factors to consider when choosing which B.A.A.S option is right for you:

  1. How do I want to take my classes?
  2. What am I interested in studying?
  3. How quickly do I want to complete my degree?

If you are still unsure which option is better for you:

The Applied Arts and Sciences advisors at UNT are here to help! We would be happy to meet or speak with you to discuss the best fit for your academic career. You can call B.A.A.S. Advising at 940-565-8129 or email baas@unt.edu. You can find more information on the B.A.A.S. fully online degree on Coursera at coursera.org/degrees/unt-online-bachelor-completion.

* All current and returning UNT students interested in the B.A.A.S. Fully Online should reach out to B.A.A.S. Advising at BAASCoursera@unt.edu or 940-565-8129.

All prospective students (those that have not yet applied to UNT) interested in the B.A.A.S. Fully Online should reach out to UNT-BAAS@coursera.org.