Bachelor of Applied Science Degree Programs
We currently have two Bachelor of Applied Science programs at LCC. Class types include
in-person, online and hybrid. Learn more about our available programs below and apply
If you are a new student to Lower Columbia College (have not attended/applied in the past two years)
you must complete the Lower Columbia College new student application before applying for the BAS program.
If you are a current or returning Lower Columbia College student you do not need to
apply to LCC again, you only need to complete one of the following BAS applications.
The BAS-OLTM is a career-focused, applied science degree to prepare graduates for
positions in leadership, management, and supervisory roles in private, public, and
nonprofit organizations. The program is designed for working adults with a range of
professional technical associate degrees and a diverse set of work experiences and
professional goals. LCC's program will help students gain the skills and knowledge
needed to effectively lead and manage others through the study of behavioral and leadership
theory, professional communications, project management, workplace and environmental
safety, conflict resolution, theories of decision-making, change management, ethics,
2024 application cycle will be open December 1, 2023 – May 1, 2023
You can be on the path to making a difference in your community by earning a Bachelor
of Applied Science degree in Teacher Education (BAS-TE). LCC's program will help you
gain knowledge and skills to effectively work with students and collaborate with professionals
throughout the field. This program is tailored for working adults with options for
residency teacher certification or a focus in early care and education. LCC offers
endorsements in elementary education and early childhood education.