There are many degree opportunities at USU Eastern. From any of the USU Eastern campuses and learning centers a student has the opportunity to earn a Certificate of Completion, Associate of Applied Science, Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate degree.
USU Eastern Certificate and Associate Degree Programs
These degrees are offered face-to face at USUEastern and are managed either on the Price or Blanding campus. Some courses provided by USU Eastern are offered in alternative formats such as Interactive Broadcast (IB) or online (see the individual degree requirements for details). Lower division courses offered through USU Eastern follow the Utah State Eastern tuition table.
Certificates of Completion >>
Usually completed in one year, certificates of completion provide specialized knowledge that allows an individual to practice a certain vocation. Students may also earn a certificate in addition to an Associate's or other degree.
Associates of Applied Science >>
Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees are designed for students who wish to complete their education in approximately two years. These degrees are geared toward a specific area of study and require the student to complete specific classes in that area.
|Automotive Technology||Diesel Equipment Technology|
|Business Administration||IT Support and Web Development|
Associate of Science (AS) and Associate of Arts (AA) degrees are designed to allow a student to gain a broad liberal arts education and meet the requirements of the first two years of a post-secondary education. Students wishing to continue to a bachelor's or master's program should complete an Associate of Science or Associate of Arts degree.
|Associate of Science||Associate of Science in Business|
|Associate of Arts||Associate of Science in Criminal Justice|
USU Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral Degrees
These degres are offered as part of Utah State University's statewide distance education system, and the majority of courses are offered in the evening. These degrees may be earned without leaving Price or Blanding. Courses are available in a variety of delivery methods including face-to-face, Interactive Broadcast (IB), and online. Upper division and online courses taken through the statewide system follow this Utah State University tuition table.
A bachelor's degree demonstrates that a student has a general and broad education with a focus on a particular subject. Bachelor's degrees typically take about 4 years to complete, however this may vary depending on the student's program of study and or course schedule.
*Online only programs
A master's degree gives a student specialized expertize in a particular field. Master's degrees are often earned to advance or change careers.
Master of Science (MS)
|Agricultural Systems Technology||Applied Environmental Geoscience|
|Computer Science||English - Technical Writing*|
|Human Resources||Instructional Technology & Learning Sciences*|
|Psychology - School Counseling||Special Education|
Master of Education (MEd)
|Elementary Education||Health, Physical Education, & Recreation|
|Instructional Technology*||Secondary Education|
Master of Natural Resources (MNR)
Master of Rehabilitation Counseling (MRC)
|Master of Social Work (MSW)|
*Online only programs
A student pursuing a doctoral degree gets in-depth knowledge on their field of research and its social significance, as well as becomes able to independently and critically apply the methods of scientific research.
|Doctor of Education, EdD, PhD|