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Accelerated Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree Program

It's Not Too Late to Launch Your Future

Student applications for the 2020-21 school year will be accepted until August 14 via the ApplyIU platform only. Applicants who apply up through this date will have until August 18 to submit all needed transcripts and materials to be reviewed for the fall semester. We will also continue to award admission-based scholarships for those who meet the qualification criteria.

Become a Master. Faster.

In the ever-evolving space where technology and information meet, our Accelerated Five-Year B.S.+ M.S. Degree Program allows you to complete complementary bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in record time. From emerging media environments to human-computer interaction, informatics and computing professionals are in constant demand in this dynamic sector.

Get an extreme field advantage.

Employers are seeking graduates with the highest qualifications and skill sets to emerge as tomorrow’s technology leaders. With bachelor’s and a master’s degree in related specialities, you’ll be well-equipped for success in the computing and information technology fields, and in industries including health care, science, business, sports, and interactive media and design.

Degree Options

Earning a combined bachelor’s and master’s degree positions you for a higher starting salary and enhanced career opportunities.

B.S. in Applied Data and Information Science

B.S. in Biology

B.S. in Biomedical Informatics

B.S. in Health Information Management

B.S. in Health Science

B.S. in Informatics

B.S. in Media Arts and Science

B.S. in Nursing

B.S. in Sports Management

Getting started

To pursue an accelerated Bachelor’s and Master’s degree, you must first apply and be accepted to IUPUI as an undergraduate student.

You’ll apply for the accelerated program in the sixth semester of your B.S. or when you have successfully completed your first five semesters—75 credit hours—with a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.25 or higher. The School of Informatics and Computing will waive all application fees.

Bachelor’s and master’s degrees are conferred independently.

If you have questions about eligibility or the application process, contact Elizabeth Cassell (, Graduate Program Coordinator at the School of Informatics and Computing.

Current undergraduates – Apply to the Accelerated Program

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