Plus 1 Programs are designed so that students can acquire both a bachelor's and master's degree in a total of five years. Plus 1 Programs generally begin the summer after graduation from your bachelor's program. You'll enter the job market with a competitive advantage, and you'll be ahead of your peers in two-year graduate programs.
All benefits of the Bachelor's to Master's Programs
-- waiver of GRE and application fee, overlapping requirements, cost and time savings -- apply to Plus 1 programs, where you have the additional benefit of acquiring the master's level skills and credentials you want in as little as one additional year.
How to Apply
Contact the department’s graduate coordinator
as early as your sophomore year in order to receive the most benefit from advising on course selection. To apply with the Office of Graduate Admissions, please download the application form