Preparing to Apply
Before applying, meet with the director of your undergraduate BA program. You can do so by going to communication.acuityscheduling.com and selecting Accelerated MA Advising
In the advising appointment you will want to:
When to Apply
If you meet the admissions standards you can begin the application.
Access the Accelerated Master’s Application Guide for more information.
What you will need to compile for the application
The application is processed by the Office of Graduate Admissions. If approved, you will receive a letter of admission to the accelerated master’s program and a graduate admissions approval letter for the term you officially begin the master’s program.
The official date for the start of your master’s degree is the semester immediately following your undergraduate graduation.
Accelerated master’s students must graduate from their undergraduate program in the semester specified on their application to the accelerated degree program. Changes to the timeline for conferral of the undergraduate degree must receive written approval by the graduate program director. Students must meet the University’s accelerated master’s program policies.
Failure to meet the terms of admission will result in termination from the accelerated master’s program
Transitioning from BA to MA in the Accelerated Path
Once the student has conferred the BA degree, and prior to the semester they begin the MA, they must contact the graduate coordinator to complete transition process. They will also meet the MA director to plan the rest of their MA degree coursework.