Bachelor Programs in Professional Studies

Compare 11 Bachelor Programs in Professional Studies

Professional Studies

An individual who earns a bachelor’s degree makes an important move forward in professional and academic advancement. The sense of personal satisfaction and confidence is compounded by the new opportunities that are typically available to a graduate.

What is a Bachelor in Professional Studies? This type of degree program focuses on the combination of theory and practice. It typically includes training in applicable standards and services within the profession. The primary focus is to prepare students for practical work in their field of choice. Professional fields often have a high level of competition, so it is essential that graduates are ready to apply their education in a real world environment.

Upon graduation, a student with a professional studies education may anticipate finding advantageous employment based on the knowledge and skills learned. This is especially true of professional degrees because of the emphasis on technical training. Individuals generally discover that they are in high demand within their chosen occupation.

The cost of a professional studies degree varies widely. Before enrolling in a program, individuals are encouraged to research the institutions and offerings thoroughly to ensure that academic goals will be met. Contacting the admissions office is the first step toward learning what expenses are involved in the major.

Career opportunities for graduates vary due to the differences between programs. Many universities offer practicum or internship opportunities to further their students’ potential for a flourishing career that provides room for advancement. In fact, professional studies are often beneficial for those already employed in their career field. Any career requires specific skills and abilities, and earning a bachelor’s may be the key that opens the door to a lifetime of success.

Distance learning classes often allow individuals to achieve a degree even when there are no educational institutions in their area. To learn more, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Bachelor of Social Science (Communication Studies)

University of Guyana
Campus September 2019 Guyana Georgetown

Bachelor of Social Sciences. [+]

Entry Requirements

Description

Any qualification considered by the University to be equivalent to any of the above. At least six (6) subjects CXC/GCE 'O' levels grades I, II, or III, or A, B, or C, respectively. Subjects must include English Language and Mathematics. At least three (3) GCE 'A' level passes or six (6) CAPE passes, at the appropriate grades. Diploma from a recognized University. Diploma in Communication Studies with a G.P.A of 2.4 or higher. [-]

Bachelor of Social Sciences

Lane Community College
Campus Full time Part time 4 years September 2019 USA Eugene + 1 more

The Social Science Division offers courses about people, their social and cultural heritage, and their behavior. These subjects are important to being successful in any profession or vocation, and they contribute to the quality of our lives. [+]

The Social Science Division offers courses about people, their social and cultural heritage, and their behavior. These subjects are important to being successful in any profession or vocation, and they contribute to the quality of our lives.

Most Social Science classes may be applied toward baccalaureate majors in American studies, anthropology, community service, education, ethnic studies, general social science, geography, history, law, law enforcement, corrections, philosophy, political science, psychology, public administration, religious studies, and sociology. The division offers these professional/technical programs: Criminal Justice, Community Service, and Juvenile Corrections.... [-]


Bachelor Honors Program

Eastern Kentucky University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Richmond

Incoming freshmen may satisfy all but 3 hours of their general education and University requirements by completing the 34-hour Honors Core, a track that requires six fewer hours for students who are not in the Honors Program [+]

Bachelors in Professional Studies. Degree Options Honors Core Curriculum – Incoming freshmen may satisfy all but 3 hours of their general education and University requirements by completing the 34-hour Honors Core, a track that requires six fewer hours for students who are not in the Honors Program. Honors Flex Curriculum – Students who have AP, IB, or dual enrollment credits that fulfill part of their general education requirements may elect to complete 25 hours of honors coursework in the areas for which they have not received credit. Transfer Current Students Flex Curriculum – Students may complete 18 hours of honors coursework with a curriculum tailored to meet their individual needs Who Would be Interested in the Honors Program? Students who are seeking challenging and inspiring courses in an intimate classroom environment with a maximum of 20 students. Students with a strong academic background who show potential for excellence in college coursework. Students who want to be a part of a caring and engaging honors community. Students who are looking to engage in exciting and unique extracurricular activities such as traveling to and presenting at honors conferences nationwide, participating in community service projects, and attending other social and cultural events. Why the Honors Program? ... [-]

Bachelor of Art and Design

Green River College
Campus Full time 2 - 4 years September 2019 USA Auburn

Students can take two years at Green River College, then transfer to a university to complete their four-year degree. [+]

You can go anywhere from here.

Green River College International Programs prides itself on the great service it offers to each and every one of our students. Our goal is to help you to achieve your dream, whether it is to transfer to a top university, better your English or experience the American college life.

Green River - A leader in university transfer

Our 2+2 transfer program offers students an opportunity to start their four-year bachelor's degree. The transfer program provides courses equivalent to the first two years of a university degree. Students can take two years at Green River College, then transfer to a university to complete their four-year degree.

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Bachelor’s in Company Legal Expert ( taught in Italian )

University Of Bergamo
Campus Full time 3 years October 2019 Italy Bergamo

OBJECTIVES: To ensure that students have a good basic legal knowledge as well as a specific knowledge of the sectors dealing mainly with company law (private and public companies and the services sector). [+]

OBJECTIVES

To ensure that students have a good basic legal knowledge as well as a specific knowledge of the sectors dealing mainly with company law (private and public companies and the services sector). The degree course offers students two different curricula providing two types of preparation:

Law services in private enterprises, public administration and the services sector with a good basic knowledge of company economics and finance, as well as a suitable professional traineeship Specific course on employment consultancy and a suitable professional traineeship. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Business and employment consultant Consultant for public administration Legal and computer consultants Banking, insurance, and financial consultants CURRICULA Company Legal Expert: this curriculum is meant for those who wish to acquire integrated legal, economic and organizational competencies in the fields of administration, contracts, industrial relations, company tax consultancy. Employment Consultant: this curriculum is for those who wish to acquire a knowledge of the legal issues concerning labor so as to be able to apply the relative laws. It also provides the theoretical and operational skills required for consultancy and company services and prepares graduates for positions as chief of staff or in the management of human resources, as labor and professional training consultant, the expert on trade union relations and trade union negotiator, the expert on safety in the workplace. ADMISSION ... [-]

Bachelor of Arts and Design, Concentration Comic Strip

Université Du Québec En Outaouais UQO
Campus 3 years September 2019 Canada Gatineau

This program allows and promotes openness to the visual world through the interaction between the mastery of formal language and its application in different modes of expression in visual arts, graphic design or comics. [+]

Comics is an art that is both literary and graphic.

Composed of a succession of images, accompanied or not by a text, it allows to tell a real or imagined story. To make a comic, the artist must establish the synopsis, specify the division of the action, write the dialogues, create the characters and the environment in which they evolve. He must also choose the points of view, the framing and the arrangement of the vignettes, make a first sketch of the drawing, proceed with the inking, with the setting in color and finally, transcribe the dialogues and the narrative headbands. Once published, the comic can be presented in various formats (eg strip, board, fanzine, album).

This program is for people who have an interest in comics, want to be experts in the field and become full writers.... [-]


Bachelor digital engineering and applied computer science (b.eng.)

AKAD University
Online Part time 42 - 54 months Open Enrollment Germany Germany Online

Do you like to use your intelligence to identify, secure and analyze all types of digital evidence in "digital forensics"? They are not only on the trail of the industry 4.0, but are they moving forward at the interface between IT expertise and practice expertise? [+]

Do you like to use your intelligence to identify, secure and analyze all types of digital evidence in "digital forensics"? They are not only on the trail of the industry 4.0, but are they moving forward at the interface between IT expertise and practice expertise? The "Internet-of-things" is aroused by you as a researcher and pioneer? Then the Bachelor degree program "Digital Engineering" provides you with all the necessary knowledge about virtual reality, big data, embedded systems and computer and cyber security. Learn how the future fields of technology work and implement them holistically thanks to their computer science knowledge. With a bachelor's degree in "Digital engineering and applied computer science"Qualify for demanding expert and management positions in all sectors!... [-]


Bachelor of Social Sciences

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 3 years March 2019 New Zealand Hamilton Tauranga + 1 more

You'll explore the drivers and influences behind humanity and why society acts in particular ways when you study a Bachelor of Social Sciences at Waikato. The degree focuses on contemporary social issues, the ways in which humans interact with these issues and how such actions can be monitored and modified. [+]

Bachelor of Social Sciences

You'll explore the drivers and influences behind humanity and why society acts in particular ways when you study a Bachelor of Social Sciences at Waikato. The degree focuses on contemporary social issues, the ways in which humans interact with these issues and how such actions can be monitored and modified.

Waikato's Bachelor of Social Sciences (BSocSc) will challenge your thinking about the world and the people who live in it. Composed largely as a research-orientated degree, the BSocSc covers contemporary and relevant areas of study such as employment relations, social policy and environmental planning.

You'll develop invaluable research capabilities and skills in information gathering, analysis, reporting and informed decision making under the expert guidance of our world-recognised researchers.... [-]


Bachelor of Social Science (Special) Honors in Monitoring and Evaluation

Lupane State University
Campus Full time 1 year February 2019 Zimbabwe Bulawayo

The aim of this program is to produce versatile graduates who understand both the theory and practice of monitoring and evaluation. [+]

The aim of this program is to produce versatile graduates who understand both the theory and practice of monitoring and evaluation.

Entry Requirements A recognized first degree from this or another recognized University.

Preference will be accorded to applicants with work experience in Monitoring and Evaluation or a related field.

Duration of Study

The program shall be taught over a period of at least one (1) academic year of full time, block or parallel modes of study.

Career Opportunities

Candidates graduating with this qualification can work in a variety of social science environments primarily as Monitoring and Evaluation Specialists. They can also work as Program and Project Managers. Holders of this qualification are also resourcing people in social science research as this program is inclined towards research specialization.... [-]


Bachelor - Art & Design

INTI International University & Colleges, Malaysia
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years January 2019 Malaysia Subang Jaya Batu Pahat + 1 more

The INTI Centre of Art & Design (ICAD) is our brand-new faculty at the INTI Subang Campus, offering career-focused programmes backed by state-of-the-art facilities, strong industry links and global resources for a truly world-class education. [+]

CREATIVITY, INNOVATION and DESIGN are the buzzwords of the new global economy and the inspirational direction for ICAD. The INTI Centre of Art & Design (ICAD) is our brand-new faculty at the INTI Subang Campus, offering career-focused programmes backed by state-of-the-art facilities, strong industry links and global resources for a truly world-class education.

Formerly the PJ College of Art & Design (PJCAD), ICAD draws on an established legacy of creative excellence and a proven record of producing top-notch professionals. ICAD will help set you apart from your peers and prepare you for the global market.

Programme Structure 3+0 BA (Hons) Graphic Design, in Collaboration with Sheffield Hallam University, UK 3.5+0 BA (Hons) Interior Design, in Collaboration with Sheffield Hallam University, UK Certificate in Art and Design Diploma in Fashion Design Diploma in Graphic Design Diploma in Interactive Multimedia with Animation Design Diploma in Interior Design Foundation in Design [-]

Bachelor in Environmental Science – Natural Science

University of Mary Washington
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Fredericksburg

UMW’s environmental science — natural science major explores the relationships between biology, chemistry, physics, geology, and Earth science. Our interdisciplinary program encourages undergraduate research and fosters the analytical, critical thinking, and communications skills you’ll need as a working scientist or graduate scholar. [+]

Environmental Science – Natural Science

UMW’s environmental science — natural science major explores the relationships between biology, chemistry, physics, geology, and Earth science. Our interdisciplinary program encourages undergraduate research and fosters the analytical, critical thinking, and communications skills you’ll need as a working scientist or graduate scholar.

Areas of Study

The environmental science-natural science major gives you a solid background in biological, ecological, chemical, and geological principles. With this foundation, and with guidance from faculty advisors, you’ll craft a course of study that meets your interests and career goals.

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