Skip to main content

Associates to Bachelor’s Degree Pathway

Have you completed your Associate in Science degree at UMass Amherst and are ready to earn a Bachelor degree?

The Exploratory Pathway Program (EPP) at the University Without Walls (UWW) allows you to continue your UMass Amherst education and pursue a bachelor’s degree completely online with the flexibility to choose from part-time or full-time options. You will join many UWW adult learners who select from several well-established and robust bachelor’s degree options:

Benefits of starting the EPP program include:

  • Earn credits toward a bachelor’s degree while deciding which pathway is best for you.
  • Receive personalized support from EPP advisors to choose classes and explore degree options.
  • Access to financial aid for students who are eligible*. (NOTE: Financial aid requires eligible students to be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credits.)

You can submit a request to receive more information about this program or you may contact Chelsea Warren, Director of Advising and Pathway Programs, directly at @email.

You’ve come this far—why stop now? You can earn your bachelor's degree at UMass Amherst on your time and your schedule.

Learn how the UWW Exploratory Pathway Program (EPP) can help you achieve your goals. Our virtual information sessions provide useful information and guidance, and an opportunity to ask questions and get advice about your academic options. 

Led by Chelsea Warren, you will learn about our program as well as other online degree options such as the Bachelor of Arts or Sciences in Interdisciplinary Studies and the Bachelor of Business Administration. 

Upcoming Information Sessions

Please complete the form below if you are interested in attending an upcoming virtual information session. 

Confirm your eligibility by completing this form.