Accelerated Master's Programs Overview
Accelerated master’s degree programs are designed for Mason’s highly qualified and highly motivated undergraduates.
- They provide a streamlined application process with no application fee.
- They allow students to apply six graduate credits to their undergraduate degrees.
- Students have the opportunity to take an additional six graduate credits to be held for reserve graduate credit (apply only to the graduate degree).
- They can start their graduate degrees with up to 12 credits earned while undergraduates.
Students admitted to an accelerated master’s degree program have the opportunity to complete both degrees in a reduced amount of time, and at a reduced cost. B.S. or B.A. economics majors are eligible to apply to the accelerated master’s in economics program.