Professional Innovation, B.A.S.

Format: Online 

Credits: Meet with advisor for plan 

Individual Course Length: Varies by course

The Brooks College of Interdisciplinary Studies professional innovation program is designed for those who have completed or are completing an associate degree and are looking to complete a bachelor's degree.

Students are admitted directly into this program.


The professional innovation major allows you to pursue a flexible array of customizable emphases as part of a Bachelor of Applied Science Degree (B.A.S.). It is designed for those who have completed or are in their last semester of an Applied Associate degree (A.A.S.) or the equivalent. This degree recognizes the value of technical skills earned at the associate level while guiding you to build interdisciplinary knowledge and strengthen core academic skills.


Classes for this major are offered online in accelerated (6-week) formats. Students wishing to take in-person classes may do so on the Allendale and Grand Rapids campuses with some courses also offered in Traverse City.


Professional Innovation


To meet with an advisor or make a study plan, contact:

Center for Adult and Continuing Studies

[email protected]


School of Interdisciplinary Studies

Leadership and Business Fundamentals
229 Lake Ontario Hall
(616) 331-8229
[email protected]


Admissions and Recruitment Office

Admissions Website

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