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Casper-based degree program increasing its numbers throughout state

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CASPER, Wyo. — The University of Wyoming at Casper offers many degrees, one of the most popular being the Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Organizational Leadership. Students are able to stay in their home communities as they earn this degree. This online program is ideal for people who are looking to reach that next step in their career, obtain a degree at their own rate, and who work full time.

UW at Casper is pleased to announce the students in this degree track have increased by 110% over the last five years. This year they’ll have 46 BAS graduates. These graduates came from the cities of Casper, Cheyenne, Evanston, Gillette, Laramie, Riverton, and Wheatland. The communities of Lander, Pavilion, Rawlins, Rock Springs, and Saratoga each have one graduate as well.

UW at Casper has always understood the flexibility students need in their pursuit of higher education. The Organizational Leadership course work can be tailored to the student’s specific career goals. That degree track provides an opportunity for non-traditional students across Wyoming and the United States to earn a bachelor’s degree that is completely online. The only requirement is an associate’s degree in any field.

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This degree program has seen such success due to the opportunities for career advancement it can provide. Their students often choose this degree to be able to receive higher pay, go after career promotions, or to achieve their academic goals. Students from many industries have graduated from this program including fire science, police, radiography, paralegal studies, government positions (City of Casper), hospitality, business, computer science, agriculture, and more.

Are you interested in taking the next step in your career? Earn your bachelor’s degree in Casper! Admission for the University of Wyoming at Casper’s fall semester is still open. For information on the online and classroom degrees offered, call 307-268-2713 or email

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