Bachelor of University Studies

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Program Information

Bachelor of University Studies

School of Education


Total Credit Hours: 120

Typical Completion: Varies depending on completed work

Cost per credit hour: $333

Full-time Tuition: $3,996/semester

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Complete to Compete

If you’ve invested a lot of time and energy earning college credits, but left without finishing, the Bachelor's of University Studies degree may be perfect for you. This bachelor’s degree option is exclusive to the Complete2Compete program. It offers flexibility in fulfilling core requirements, and provides you with a C2C Coach to develop the best degree plan possible. This program also offers grade forgiveness and acceptance of up to 30 hours of technical credits


Eligibility for the BUS degree

  • Students who have earned at least 90 credit hours
  • AND have not completed a baccalaureate degree
  • AND have been out of college for the last 24 months or more

Don't Qualify?

The Bachelor of Professional Studies offers similar flexibility to complete your degree without the added requirements.

Professional Studies

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Career Outlook


Adult Mississippians are within a few courses of finishing a degree, according to the Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning.