All About Fast-Track Programs at UConn

Many departments at UConn offer accelerated programs to undergraduate students in which they prepare to enter a master’s degree program. These programs are great for students who are seeking a master’s degree in their field of interest or want to strengthen their graduate school application. Through an accelerated course of study, students can save time and money by joining one of these programs. Below are just a few of the many accelerated programs UConn has to offer.

Are you interested in sociology? The Department of Sociology offers students the opportunity to earn a Bachelor’s Degree and a Master’s of Arts in Sociology in just five years. The program is ideal for students dedicated to social justice and who would like to expand their knowledge of the historical, cultural, and social forces that shape our society.

The School of Business also offers students the option to start a Master of Science program in Accounting, Business Analytics & Project Management, Financial Risk Management, Financial Technology, or Human Resource Management directly after completing their bachelor’s degree. The program is a great way to accelerate your career and earning potential!

The School of Public Policy also offers a Fast Track program that allows undergraduate students to take graduate-level classes toward a master’s degree in either Public Administration, Public Policy, or Survey Research. The program is a popular option for students seeking a career in public service.

UConn accelerated programs are opportunities to further your studies and graduate with a master’s degree. Laura Uzar, a student in the Communication Fast Track program says, “I feel lucky to have had the opportunity to experience what graduate-level communications courses are like before applying to the graduate program”. If you are interested in applying, visit the UConn Accelerated Programs website, sign up for an information session, and meet with your academic advisor to discuss the steps you should take!

By Alicja Kurpinowicz
Alicja Kurpinowicz