Accelerated Master's Program Approval Process

The Graduate College offers exceptional undergraduate students in selected majors the opportunity to earn both a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in as few as 5 years. The Accelerated Master’s Program (AMP) is for the top undergraduates in participating majors who plan to continue in a graduate program in the same, or closely related, UA discipline.

Currently Approved AMPs

The Graduate College has established minimum AMP Admission Requirements; however, departments may set additional or more stringent requirements. Interested students should check with the department offering the AMP regarding the graduate program admission criteria.

Units planning to create a new accelerated master’s program should become familiar with:

The following approvals are required before announcing or implementing a new accelerated master’s program:

Related Links

Graduate Admissions Requirements

Graduate Policies & Procedures

Guiding Principle on the Application of Graduate or Undergraduate Policies

Time Limits on Graduate Course Work