Accelerated Master’s

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A fast track to your future

You know where you want your career to take you – and you want to start now. Take the first step to this international affairs master’s degree while you complete your undergraduate degree. 

The accelerated master’s program allows you to: 

  • Complete 12 hours of 500+ level courses that will count toward both your bachelor and master degrees. 
  • Earn your undergraduate and graduate degrees in 10 semesters, plus one summer. 

When to apply

Taking the accelerated track toward earning your master’s in international affairs is designed for highly motivated students. 

To get on the accelerated track: 

  • You should make the decision prior to or during your junior year.  
  • Work with your advisor to develop a plan.