Professional Studies

  • Bachelor of Arts

Available Online

Online programs are taught fully online.

The Professional Studies degree at Vermont State University is a flexible, self-designed, 100% online degree program for learners with specific career goals or who are already working and want to advance in their chosen field. As a student, you’ll focus your learning in a specific area of interest, including business, human resources, criminal justice, communications, social services, and more — virtually any field that interests you. Our focused, individualized advising model will help you chart a course to a degree that meets your interest and goals.

Why Study Professional Studies at Vermont State?

  • Transfer friendly: Our Professional Studies program allows you to create a degree program from a variety of previously earned college credits if you transfer in, so you can focus directly on your goals and interests.
  • Small class sizes: You’ll get one-on-one attention in small classes that allow you to build personal relationships with faculty who have real-world experience to share.
  • Flexible format: The online format offers you the flexibility to complete the degree at a rate that is best suited to your needs.
  • Great opportunities: As a Vermont State student, you’ll have access to many resources and benefits, such as cutting-edge classes, career-focused learning, and supportive faculty and advisors.

Financial Aid for Professional Studies Students

Vermont State University is providing a high-quality, affordable degree in Professional Studies to students across Vermont and beyond. More than eighty percent of Vermont State students are awarded financial aid, including new students, transfer students, international students, out-of-state students, and first-generation students. Our financial aid team is here to help you explore all your options.

Internships & Jobs in Professional Studies

Take your career to new heights with an online degree in Professional Studies from Vermont State. We offer opportunities for you to gain practical skills in your focus area through internships, co-ops, career coaching, and more.