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Bachelor of Applied Science in Integrative Professional Studies (120 credits)

Reach for the next level in your career with a Bachelor of Applied Science in integrative professional studies from Davenport University. Designed to help adult students maximize existing transfer credits may, with maximum transfer credits, be completed in as little as one year and will position you to exceed employer expectations and, potentially, earn a higher salary.

You’ll enjoy exploring disciplines such as digital marketing, project management, leadership, medical case management, accounting information services and more with this degree program.

Davenport holds specialized accreditation through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE), which ensures you will receive high-quality, innovative instruction.

Built for working professionals, this program allows you to complete the bachelor’s in integrative professional studies 100% online through Davenport’s Global Campus or in-person at our Lettinga Grand Rapids campus.

What is an integrative professional studies degree?

A bachelor’s of integrated studies is an interdisciplinary bachelor’s degree. You can customize a degree based on your professional experiences and educational background with a bachelor’s of integrated studies from Davenport.

This degree is ideal for those who have significant prior academic experience and professional training and wish to leverage these experiences in pursuit of a degree.

Explore classes for the integrative professional studies degree

In order to be eligible for a bachelor’s of integrated studies at Davenport, students must have at least 30 transfer credits. Davenport accepts up to 90 transfer credits for the integrative professional studies program.

When you pursue the Bachelor of Applied Science in integrative professional studies, you’ll take foundational courses as well as courses in arts and sciences, business and health professions.

Degree at a Glance

Foundations of Excellence Courses 27 credits
Interdisciplinary Major - 2 parts
Required College of Art & Science Courses 12 credits
Courses in Selected Focus Area Discipline 18-27 credits (based on Focus Area)
Optional Prior Learning Assessment for work experience 0-18 credits (based on Focus Area)
Open Electives 30-63 credits
Total credits required 120 credits

Degree Pathway

Choose a college pathway in Arts and Sciences, Business or Technology
Transfer at least 30 credits to be eligible for this BAS degree

Why pursue a bachelor’s degree in integrative professional studies at Davenport?

Through your Bachelor of Applied Science in integrative professional studies degree, you’ll gain a foundational understanding to gain competencies today’s employers are looking for. Davenport’s integrated studies degree is designed to provide a structured program that encourages students to explore a diverse set of academic skills and disciplines. You’ll learn from industry leaders in a wide range of fields.

Experience the Davenport difference:

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Apply previously earned credits

Leverage previous academic work and apply course credits to Davenport’s BAS in integrated professional studies.


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Built for working professionals

Choose the option that best fits your schedule: online courses or in-person classes at our campus in Grand Rapids


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Real-world practice

Polish your skills and network with business professionals through internships and other real-world business degree experiences. 


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IACBE accreditation

Receive a bachelor’s in integrated professional studies that holds specialized accreditation by the IACBE


Start on your Bachelor of Applied Science in integrated studies degree

Explore the admissions requirements and then take the next step toward the Bachelor of Applied Science in integrated studies degree.

Talk to an admissions advisor

Davenport’s admissions team is here to answer your questions. Please call us at 800.686.1600 or email us at

Apply now or request more information

Start on your path to a rewarding career. Request more information or begin your application now.

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About Davenport University

Davenport Campus

Davenport is a private, not-for-profit university with more than 150 years of experience preparing students for successful careers.

Offering over 80 degree and certificate programs, we align with top employers to design degree programs that help you gain the skills and real-world experience you need to rise above the rest. With small class sizes and campuses across Michigan or online, you’ll earn a quality education on your schedule at Davenport University.*

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