Get Ahead for Less With an Accelerated Master’s Degree

A&S offers an affordable way to upgrade your resumé

As a junior in UC’s College of Arts and Sciences, you may find the time is right now to pursue your master’s degree.  

A&S offers accelerated master’s degrees in several programs, giving you a path to a graduate degree in just one additional year instead of the usual two. Some of our programs now offer relaxed deadlines and more flexible admission requirements, including GREs.

Why pursue an accelerated master’s degree?  

Qualified candidates can get an elevated resume for competitive edge in your job search, and a faster, less expensive path to your goal.

Scholarships are available to qualified applicants.

Interested? Explore opportunities in these areas:

Public Administration, Master of Public Administration with a focus in Social Justice
Deadline extension to June 30 for Fall 2020; ask about GRE requirements
Contact: Dr. Brandi Blessett, MPA Director, Associate Professor of Political Science

Find out more about the Master’s in Public Administration Program >

Psychology, Master of Arts
Deadline extension to August 1 for Fall 2020; no GRE required
Contact: Dr. Stacie Furst-Holloway, MAP Director

Find out more about the MAP accelerated Master’s program >

Mathematical Sciences, Master of Sciences
Contact: Dr. Michael Goldberg, Graduate Program Director

Find out more about the Mathematical Sciences accelerated Master’s program >

French or Spanish Master of Arts
Contact: Dr. Patricia Valladares-Ruiz, Associate Professor of Romance and Arabic Languages and Literatures

Find out more about the French or Spanish Master of Arts >