UConn Accelerated Undergraduate
to Graduate Degree Programs

4+1, 5th Year and Fast-Track programs offer UConn students the opportunity to earn a bachelor’s
and master’s degree while at the university.

About UConn Accelerated Programs

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Political Science 5th Year Master's Degree Program

UConn's Political Science Fifth-Year Master’s Program allows undergraduates to begin graduate-level study during their senior year and continue for a fifth year.

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Nutrition 4+1 Master's Degree Program

UConn's Nutritional Science department offers an accelerated 4+1 program that enables highly motivated students to earn both BS and MS degrees in 5 years.

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Accelerated Business Programs

With five specialized Master of Science degrees to choose from, undergraduate students build on their education by continuing into a graduate degree program at a faster pace.

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Engineering Accelerated Master's Degree Program

The School of Engineering offers accelerated master's degree programs, exposing students to high-level research topics starting in their undergraduate senior year.

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Public Health Fast-Track Degree Program

The Fast-Track (4+1 BA/BS-MPH) program allows students to complete their bachelor’s degrees in a UConn-approved discipline and the MPH. degree in 5 years.

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FastTrack BA/MA in Communications

UConn’s Communications department offers a fast track that exposes students to advanced topics as undergraduates and allows them to earn both BS and MS degrees in 5 years.

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Public Policy Fast-Track Master's Degree Program

The Department of Public Policy allows
UConn undergraduate students to take
graduate-level coursework towards a master’s
degree in public administration, public policy,
or survey research.

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4+1 Accelerated Master of Arts in Human Rights

The program enables UConn students to complete their bachelor’s degree and Master's in human rights in five years. Students take graduate-level coursework towards their Master's.

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Integrated BS to MA Teacher Education Program

UConn's Neag School of Education offers a convenient route to teacher preparation, enabling students to earn both BS and MA degrees in 5 years.

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UConn Accelerated Programs in FinTech

Accelerated Business Program in FinTech

The Accelerated Business Programs in FinTech is a master’s degree and is offered to current UConn undergraduate students who seek to achieve their career faster.

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UConn Accelerated Athletic Training 4+1 Master's Program

Athletic Training 3+2 BS/MS Degree Program

The program is designed for students currently enrolled in the bachelor’s degree program working toward a Master of Science and aspiring to become athletic trainers.

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Env. Earth Sciences 4+1 MS Degree Program

UConn’s Earth Sciences department offers a 4+1 program that exposes students to advanced topics as undergraduates and allows them to earn both BS and MS degrees in 5 years.

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Accelerated Business Program in FinTech

The Accelerated Business Programs in FinTech is a master’s degree and is offered to current UConn undergraduate students who seek to achieve their career faster.

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Athletic Training 3+2 BS/MS Degree Program

The program is designed for students currently enrolled in the bachelor’s degree program working toward a Master of Science and aspiring to become athletic trainers.

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UConn Social Justice Master's Degree in Sociology 4+1 Program

Sociology 4+1 Master's  Degree Program

UConn's Sociology Department offers students an opportunity to earn both a bachelor's degree and a Master of Arts (MA) in Sociology focused on Social Justice in five years.

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