Mar 20, 2023  
2022-2023 Graduate Studies Catalog 
2022-2023 Graduate Studies Catalog

Accelerated CAS Bachelor’s/MBA 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 some graduate course requirements while still enrolled as undergraduates.

Application Process and Admissions Standards

An undergraduate student may make formal application to the accelerated program following the completion of at least 60 semester hours and at least by the end of the fall semester of the junior year. Application forms can be found at Students must satisfy all admission requirements including a minimum GMAT of 500 and that he/she:

  • Has earned a cumulative GPA of 3.00 in all coursework; and
  • Has earned a cumulative GPA of 3.00 in his/her major.

Once admitted the undergraduate student must maintain:

  • A 3.00 undergraduate cumulative GPA;
  • A 3.00 cumulative GPA in the major; and
  • A 3.00 cumulative GPA in all graduate coursework.