University of Vermont

2013-2014 Catalogue

Policies and General Information

Accelerated Degree Programs

UVM offers accelerated degree and combined bachelor's and master's programs in several areas. These include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Accelerated Master's Programs A number of departments and programs provide opportunities for selected undergraduates to participate in Accelerated Master's Programs (AMPs). This option is available for admission to graduate programs in accountancy, animal science, biology, biostatistics, civil and environmental engineering, computer science, curriculum and instruction, electrical engineering, materials science, mathematics, mechanical engineering, microbiology and molecular genetics, nursing, physics, public administration, and statistics. The AMP allows early admission to graduate studies with up to six concurrent credits double-counted toward the bachelor's and master's degrees.

  • Accelerated Licensure/Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) in Secondary Education or in Middle Level Education. Students apply during their junior year at UVM.

Consult the Graduate College catalogue or appropriate dean's office for information about these or other accelerated degree programs.