Online Bachelor’s Degree Program

B.S. in Technology

Capitalize on Your Experience in a Vocational/Technical Area

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Program Detail

Next Start Date

March 12

Est. Program Length

3-4 years

Credit Hours

120

Course Length

8 weeks

Cost Per Credit

$325

Degree Overview

Advance your career with the online bachelor’s in technology. This program is designed for students who have documented training and/or verifiable skills in an exclusive vocational/technical area, full-time military experience or business/industrial training. After reviewing your career goals and previous training, you’ll complete a custom program of study that meets your needs.

Earn your Btech degree fully online, at one of the most affordable institutions in the state.

Who is this degree for?

  • Individuals who have experience in a vocational or technical area.
  • Individuals seeking career growth in their field.
Program Detail

Next Start Date

March 12

Est. Program Length

3-4 years

Credit Hours

120

Course Length

8 weeks

Cost Per Credit

$325

Course Details

  • General Education Basic Requirements 50
  • Technical 32-42 (Community College, Military, Trade School, Work Experience)
  • Professional 24-27 (Upper Division Business Courses)
  • Internship 3-6 (Documented full-time employment in technical field)
  • Electives 0-11

Total Hours: 120

Technical credit is not offered at UWA. It must be accepted as transferred credit; a minimum of 32 hours is accepted in the program and no more than 42 hours will be accepted.

Internship credit is awarded based on full-time work experience in the technical field. Employer must submit on official letterhead a statement that indicates the duration of full-time employment and brief job description (3 hours credit for 1 year, 6 hours credit for 2 years; DD214 for military internship credit).

Admissions

Your experience at the University of West Alabama is designed to be as straightforward and convenient as possible. From the moment you apply, you’ll receive step-by-step guidance from an enrollment counselor. And once you’re in your program, you’ll have a personal success coach who can answer your questions and help with anything you need.

Simply follow these steps to get started.

  • Complete an online application.
  • Submit official transcript of high school grades or GED scores.
  • Submit official college and institution transcripts (if applicable). – Download Form

Tuition

Undergraduate tuition for the 2017-18 academic year is $325 per credit hour. There is a $50 technology fee each semester.

The University of West Alabama is dedicated to keeping education costs affordable and providing students with a full range of grants, scholarships and loans. Approximately 80 percent of UWA students receive some type of financial aid to support their studies. To apply for financial aid, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The school code for UWA is 001024.

Transfer

We have a generous transfer policy at every degree level. Undergraduates transferring from a two-year college are eligible to transfer up to 60 credit hours and up to 90 credit hours from a four-year college with matching courses and curriculums.

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