Air University Associate to Baccalaureate Cooperative (AU-ABC)
The Air University (AU) Associate to Baccalaureate Cooperative (ABC) program is a special initiative between the Air Force and civilian higher education institutions designed to offer baccalaureate degree opportunities to every Air Force enlisted member.
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Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) graduates with selected associate of applied science degrees are eligible to enroll in Colorado Technical University's 100% online Bachelor of Science in Management (BSM) degree program. This unique CTU AU-ABC degree program allows Airmen and Airwomen to earn their BSM in no more than 59 semester hours (88 quarter hours), while accepting 62 semester hours (94 quarter hours) in transfer-in credit* from their applicable CCAF degree.
Members of the U.S. Air Force with the following CCAF degrees are eligible to participate in the CTU AU-ABC BSM program:
- Aerospace Historian
- Airway Science
- Aviation Management (formerly Airport Resource Management)
- Aviation Operations
- Contracts Management
- Criminal Justice
- Education and Training Management
- Emergency Management (formerly Disaster Preparedness)
- Financial Management
- Health Care Management
- Human Resource Management (formerly Personnel Administration)
- Information Management
- Instructor of Technology and Military Science
- Maintenance Production Management
- Public Affairs
- Restaurant, Hotel and Fitness Management (formerly Fitness, Recreation and Services Management)
- Social Services
Read the goals of the CTU AU-ABC Bachelor of Science in Management program
View the CTU AU-ABC BSM degree plan
If you are a CCAF graduate with a degree other than the ones listed above, we invite you to explore CTU's many online and campus-based degree programs. CTU may provide CCAF graduates with transfer-in credit, depending on the CCAF degree you earned and the CTU program you choose to pursue.*
Please contact us at 1-866-396-1726 or AU-ABC@ColoradoTech.edu for additional information.
*Not all credits eligible to transfer. Acceptance of transfer credit is at the sole discretion of CTU. See the university's catalog regarding CTU's transfer credit policies.