Frequently Asked Questions
what degree will i earn from this program?
Upon completion of the program, you will have earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Technology from the College of Science and Technology.
HOW MANY CREDITS ARE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE THE DEGREE PROGRAM?
The successful completion of 120 hours is required.
IS IT POSSIBLE TO COMPLETE THE DEGREE PROGRAM AT ANY UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI CAMPUS?
Yes, the degree is available at both the Hattiesburg and Gulf Park campuses.
DO YOU ACCEPT MILITARY TRANSFER CREDITS?
Yes, The Ace Recommendations Guide will be used as a reference to determine which classes will be accepted as credit. This guide can be found on the Web at www.militaryguides.acenet.edu.
HOW WILL THE 36 HOURS FROM THE POST-SECONFARY TRANSCRIPT BE EVALUATED?
Each student transcript will be evaluated on an individual basis by an advisor in the Department of Economic and Workforce Development.
WILL ALL OF THE TWO-YEAR TECHNICAL PROGRAM COURSES AT THE COMMUNITY COLLEGE BE ACCEPTED?
IS FINANCIAL AID AVAILABLE?
Financial aid eligibility for the Applied Technology program will parallel the university policy for undergraduate programs.