Accelerated BA/MA In Humanities

Students who wish to pursue an accelerated Master's degree will be allowed to apply to the Baccalaureate degree up to 9 hours of coursework taken for graduate credit. Twenty-one (21) hours of graduate coursework in addition will constitute the minimum number of credit hours for obtaining the MA. The guidelines for the Accelerated BA/MA in Humanities are as follows:

Guidelines for the Accelerated BA/MA in Humanities

  • Students must apply no later than the end of the junior year for admission to the accelerated program.
  • A minimum overall grade point average and major grade point average of 3.35 will be required for admission to and for retention in the program.
  • Student may take a maximum of 9 hours for graduate credit, which will also apply to the requirements for the baccalaureate degree in Humanities.
  • The accelerated BA/MA in Humanities will be offered for the Traditional Concentration and for the Linguistics Concentration, but not for the Concentration in Public Humanities.
  • Students who enroll in the accelerated BA/MA in Humanities may elect the thesis option or non-thesis option, which ever is appropriate to the concentration and course of study.
  • All students in the program will take either HUM 609 or HUM 610 to fulfill the "theory requirement".
  • All of the requirements remain the same, including the foreign language requirement.

Accelerated BA/MA in Humanities Application Form

Accelerated BA/MA in Humanities Graduate Level Course Sheet