Shared-Credit Program

The Shared-Credit Program is designed for undergraduate students to get a head start on their M.A. degree by putting some course credits two both the Bachelor's and Master's degrees, allowing the student to earn the B.A. and M.A. in five years. Students should apply the fall semester of their junior year and apply to the graduate program early in the spring semester of their junior year. Applicants should have completed 90 credit hours toward the B.A. degree the end of their junior year and must also meet the requirements found in the eligibility checklist.

Application Deadline:

May 1st 

March 31st  - Best consideration date

Application Instructions:


Important Forms:

Eligibility Checklist