Accelerated degrees (4 + 1)

Explore accelerated degree options at The College

Please select a bachelor’s or master’s program in the tool below to see eligible 4+1 pathways and request additional information.

Disclaimer: currently the only 4+1 program eligible for online students is the BA History > MA History, new online pathways are currently being developed.

In The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, outstanding undergraduate students have the unique opportunity to advance their career quickly with our accelerated (4+1) degree programs.

These programs will streamline your path immediately from an undergraduate program to a master’s degree. By combining undergraduate and graduate coursework in your senior year for dual credit, you’ll save up to an entire year of schooling and receive both degrees in as little as five years.

The College regularly holds 4+1/accelerated program information sessions. If you are interested in attending or finding out more information about upcoming sessions, please email or RSVP to sessions here. Updated announcements can be found at

4 + 1 Degree Programs