The Graduate School

Accelerated Degree Programs

5 YEARS. 2 DEGREES. FINISH FASTER.

Complete a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in 5 years.

How does it work?

You complete most of the coursework for your bachelor's degree in your first three years. In your fourth year, you take both bachelor’s- and master’s-level courses, graduate with your bachelor's degree and formally apply to the Graduate School. In your fifth year, you are admitted to the Graduate School and focus solely on graduate coursework.

Explore Binghamton University's 50+ accelerated degree program options.

FAST

Typically, earning a master's degree takes 2 years. But with Binghamton University's accelerated degree programs, you can earn your master's degree with just 1 extra year of classes. You'll finish both your bachelor's degree and your master's degree in a total of 5 years.

SMART

Amp up your earning power and take your résumé to the next level. On average, a master's degree can earn you $10,000 more annually than a bachelor's degree. In some domains, the salary increase can mean an annual difference of $20,000.*

Plus, adding another level of education puts more jobs and opportunities within your reach.

*Statistics based on information reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.

AFFORDABLE

By choosing an accelerated degree program, you'll save a full year of tuition dollars. Plus, you'll pay undergraduate tuition rates for your graduate classes during your fourth (senior) year.

As a bonus, the region's low cost of living makes a graduate education at Binghamton University even more affordable.

CONVENIENT

Blaze from undergraduate to graduate studies, with the quality education you've come to expect. You'll keep connected with your friends and faculty, and you'll have the advantage of knowing your way around campus and town.

Take the Binghamton experience to the next level.

Apply to an Accelerated Degree Program

Last Updated: 12/15/16