offers an accelerated program that leads to both a bachelor's degree and a
master's degree within five years. Master's programs include business
administration, management or health care administration and management.
The program is
designed for highly motivated, academically talented and qualified
undergraduates with a GPA of 3.30 or higher. Candidates complete the
application process in March of their junior year.
Admission to the five-year program is a competitive
process. Students accepted into the five-year program are required to complete
academic work appropriate at the graduate level and demonstrate professional
and mature behavior both in and out of the classroom.
students considered for the five-year program receive conditional acceptance
into the master's program and take four graduate courses (12 credits) during
their senior year. Final program acceptance is contingent upon successful
completion of the undergraduate degree and the senior-year graduate courses.