AAS in Business

Associate of Applied Science in Business

Your rapid route to the global workforce

Can’t wait to kick-start your career? Earn an online AAS to meet today’s employer demands in our standard completion time of 24 months.

Day-one job success

Stand out from an international crowd. As a Nexford graduate, you’ll shine bright. Our Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Business degree is proof that you’ve got what it takes to succeed in a global career. Our degrees are designed for the workplace: they prove that you have the skills needed to get a job done. Instead of learning theory without context, you’ll have practical, applicable skills and tools you can use. And because the world doesn’t stand still, we constantly develop our curriculum to give employers what they need in a rapidly shifting business landscape.

This degree also prepares you to extend your knowledge with further study, giving you more tools to help you realize your career goals. If you know you want to progress with a Bachelor of Business Administration, for example, you can make this part of your Personalized Learning Path.

Nexford career services & development: start with the end in mind

At Nexford, you'll do more than just learn. Alongside your studies, you'll receive access to all of our career services: beginning when you enroll, and ending... well, never.

From early career planning to personal branding to job applications, we'll be alongside you every step of your program. Even after you've graduated our support doesn't stop, as we'll continue to bring you lifelong learning opportunities — including LinkedIn Learning & the Nexford Digital Library.

Your career success is at the heart of everything we do. Discover our career services, and see how you'll come away from Nexford with more than just a degree.

"My analytical skills have improved. I got a pay raise at work. I got promoted at work."

Rebecca Ebokpo

MBA Alumni

What's your future worth?

Associate graduates annually earn, on average, between $4,640 and $7,160 more than someone who doesn’t finish a two-year college degree

Source: Teachers College

Join a global community from 80+ countries

A Nexford degree is designed for leaders, not followers. The world is going digital and opportunities are no longer limited by physical borders. Your degree should prepare you for this world, not yesterday’s. It should be fit for purpose, maximize your employability and open up future opportunities.