Conventional Approach

At Thomas Edison State University, undergraduate students follow one of three approaches to complete their degree programs: Conventional, Credentialed or Hybrid.

Through the conventional approach, students can complete their degree programs entirely using courses and exams offered by Thomas Edison State University. 

Heavin School of Arts and Sciences
Communications BA
Computer Science ASNSM, BA
Criminal Justice AAS, BA
Educational Leadership MAEdL
Educational Technology and Online Learning MAETOL
English BA
History BA
Humanities BA
International Studies BA
Liberal Studies AA, BA, MALS
Mathematics ASNSM, BA
Natural Sciences/Mathematics BA
Professional Communications MALS
Psychology BA
Social Sciences BA
Sociology BA
School of Applied Science and Technology
Applied Computer Studies AAS
Computer and Information Technology ASAST
Clinical Trials Management MSAST
Information Technology BSAST
Nuclear Energy Engineering Technology BSAST
Nuclear Energy Technology ASAST, BSAST
Technical Studies MSAST
School of Business and Management
Accounting BSBA, MSM
Accounting for CPAs BSBA
Business Administration ASBA, MBA
Computer Information Systems BSBA
Data Analytics MBA
Entrepreneurship BSBA
Finance BSBA, MBA
General Management BSBA
Healthcare Management MBA
Human Resources Management/Organizational Management BSBA
Human Resources Management MSHRM, MSM
Marketing BSBA, MBA
Operations Management BSBA
Organizational Leadership BSOL, MSM
Project Management MSM
W. Cary Edwards School of Nursing
Accelerated 2nd Degree BSN Program BSN*
John S. Watson School of Public Service and Continuing Studies
Community and Economic Development MSM, MPSL
Environmental Policy/Environmental Justice MSM, MPSL
Homeland Security MSHS
Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness BS
Information Technology Management for Public Service MSM, MPSL
Nonprofit Management MSM, MPSL
Public and Municipal Finance MSM, MPSL
Public Health MSM, MPSL
Public Service Administration and Leadership MSM