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Bachelor Degrees

 MSSU Online offers a variety of undergraduate degrees and certificates to help you find your potential without ever stepping foot on campus. If your life makes attending traditional college classes impossible, then consider on of the following online degree programs.

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Bachelor of Science in
Business Administration

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree
(BSBA) provides students with the broadest possible background to graduate in preparation for managerial positions in both the private and public sectors. This degree program can be combined with one of the 7 emphasis areas or the Accounting minor listed below. 
Click here to visit the Robert W. Plaster School of Business website. 

Emphasis Areas for BSBA degree:
Minors to be combined with BSBA degree:

Accounting - BSBA candidates

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Criminal Justice Administration


The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration degree
prepares students for careers in law enforcement, juvenile justice, corrections, probation and parole and private or industrial security. The degree program can be combined with one of the 2 emphasis areas below.
Click here to visit the Criminal Justice Department Web Site

Emphasis Areas for the Criminal Justice Administration Degree


Student studying outside Bachelor of Science in
Environmental Health & Safety
(Degree Completion)

The Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Health  & Safety
, is one of only 31 EHAC nationally accredited programs. Environmental health is the science of protection the environment and our public health and safety. The online degree, is a degree completion designed for transfer students that can not readily commute to the college campus for classes.  This makes this degree program especially useful for active military.  General education, biology, chemistry, math and physics requirements must be met prior to admission into the degree completion program.
Click here to visit the Environmental Health Department Web Site

 Degree Completion Bachelor of General Studies
(Degree Completion or Interdisciplinary)


The Bachelor of General Studies (BGS) is an alternative for students who do not wish to pursue an existing major. You can use your existing college credits with MSSU or transfer in credits from another accredited institution and create a program that fits your interests and career goals. Perfect for those already working in industry with college credits and would like to finish a college degree for advancement.  This degree can be combined with any of the online minors offered through MSSU Online.


Conference room Bachelor of Science in
Health Science - Transfer Allied Health


The Bachelor of Science in Health Science - Transfer Allied Health
will prepare undergraduate students with the knowledge, skills and ethics needed to advance the health and quality of the diverse public. The degree is designed to promote critical thinking, communication and information skills, and leadership.
Click here to visit the Health Science Web Site


allied health image Bachelor of Applied Science (Degree Completion)



The Bachelor of Applied Science (see page 239) is a degree completion offered to online students who transfer into Missouri Southern with an Associate of Science or Associate of Applied Science degree from a community college to complete an undergraduate degree that will facilitate their employment.  This degree program is designed to enhance and continue the area of specialization chosen in the associate's degree, the student will enroll in courses that will prepare them to compete for entry management positions.