Who should apply?

Prospective students are eligible to apply to the accelerated 3+1 business dual-degree program through a secondary application process after submitting an application to the university. To be considered, candidates should have a GPA of at least 3.8 and pursued a rigorous high school curriculum including advanced coursework in math, science and English. Calculus is required. The accelerated 3+1 application does not require GRE/GMAT scores.

Standardized test scores are also considered. Given current circumstances, however, applicants for fall 2021 will not be required to submit an SAT or ACT.

How to apply

The accelerated 3+1 business program is competitive and accepts only a limited number of incoming first-year students each year. The application process requires a secondary application which students may submit after submitting their application to the university.

January 10 – Deadline to submit first-year application

January 15 – Deadline to submit accelerated 3+1 business dual-degree program application

Prospective students applying to the accelerated 3+1 business program will be required to submit:

  • Transcript
  • Test scores (waived for 2021)
  • An essay
  • One letter of recommendation.

Both the essay and letter of recommendation should focus on the prospective student’s work ethic, ultimate career goals and other character traits that make them a good fit for the program.

Applications to the accelerated 3+1 business dual-degree program will be reviewed by a selection committee consisting of faculty and administrators. Finalists will be invited to attend Fellows Weekend for an on-campus interview. Virtual interviews will be conducted if finalists are unable to participate in an on-campus interview. Final selections for the program will be made after interviews with the finalists are conducted.