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Undergraduate Catalog | 2016-2017 
Undergraduate Catalog | 2016-2017 Previous Edition

Accelerated Track: Data Science and Business Analytics, Mathematical Finance, or Economics, M.S.

Students may be accepted into the Accelerated Program as high school seniors and undergraduate UNC Charlotte freshmen.  Admissions requirements include:

  • Minimum high school GPA of 3.75 (unweighted on a 4.0 scale)
  • Minimum score of 1900 on SAT
  • Online application for graduate admission
  • Statement of Purpose for pursuing the Accelerated Master’s Degree
  • Three recommendations provided by a high school teacher and, if applying as a UNC Charlotte freshman, from a UNC Charlotte faculty member who taught the applicant in the Fall semester of the Freshman year

Students must maintain a strong academic record at both the undergraduate and graduate levels with a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.2 or higher and a cumulative graduate GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Students accepted into the Accelerated master’s program are subject to the same policies that pertain to other matriculated graduate students.