Graduate Studies Catalog 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
Accelerated CAS Bachelor's/M.B.A. Program
The Accelerated Bachelor’s/MBA Program allows students to earn a bachelor’s degree in liberal arts and a master of business administration degree. Students with a non-business undergraduate degree may be required to take up to 12 credits in qualifying courses and an additional 36 credits of graduate coursework to complete the MBA. degree. The accelerated program affords students considerable cost and time savings by allowing them to complete graduate course requirements while still enrolled as undergraduates.
Plan of Study
Students should apply for provisional admission. They should plan a program of study that ensures that all departmental and college requirements are completed by the end of the third year.
Application Process and Admissions Standards
A formal application to the accelerated program should be made by the end of the fall semester of the junior year. Application forms will be available in the Office of Graduate Admissions. Students must satisfy all admission requirements. In addition, admission will require a minimum GMAT of 550 and an overall Grade Point Average (GPA) of:
3.5 after 64 semester hours,
3.4 after 80 semester hours,
3.3 after 96 semester hours,
or 3.2 after 112 semester hours.