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Bachelor of Applied Science programs of study:

Degrees: 2017–2018 Catalog Year

Bachelor of Applied Science

An Applied Baccalaureate Degree

The Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Construction Management offers students advanced technical and occupational skills in a formal educational route that will help them progress to supervisory positions within their field. It provides an opportunity for those who have completed an associate degree in an applied technology field to progress academically and earn a bachelor's degree. It also provides an avenue for those already working in a technical field to enroll in an applicable baccalaureate degree program that will enhance their core and business management skills and offer career advancement opportunities.

To be accepted into the Bachelor of Applied Science in Construction Management, a student must:

  1. Complete a minimum of 30 college semester units or equivalent with a minimum 2.0 grade point average. Within the 30 units:

    1. At least 12 units must be in degree applicable construction courses. This requirement may be waived if the student has construction experience, subject to approval of the construction management faculty and counselor.

    2. At least 12 units must be in degree applicable general education classes, including English 101 with a grade of C or better -- a grade of C- or lower will not be acceptable.

    OR, Hold an associate degree in Construction Management or equivalent from a regionally accredited institution.

  2. Meet with a WNC Counselor.

  3. Submit application to Admissions and Records.

Courses with a number under 100 (such as ENG095) are not applicable toward a Bachelor of Applied Science degree at WNC.

Requirements: A minimum of 120 total credits chosen from the following categories:

Capstone Courses: 9 units

  • Construction Management: 456*

Choose 6 units from:

* Required

English/Communications Requirement: 9 Units (Credits)

Fine Arts Requirement: 3 Units (Credits)

Humanities Requirement: 3 Units (Credits)

Mathematics and Science Requirement: 12 Units (Credits)

A minimum of 4 units in mathematics and 6 units in science.



* or higher

Social Sciences Requirement: 3 Units (Credits)

U.S. and Nevada Constitution Requirements: 3 Units (Credits)

Must meet both requirements.

General Electives: 6 Units (credits)

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