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Master's Accelerator Program Entry Requirements
|Program||GPA Requirement||GMAT / GRE Required||Additional Admissions Requirements*|
|Direct Master’s Accelerator (1 semester)||3.0 GPA or equivalent||
Yes (GRE only)Must have minimum scores of:
Analytical Writing: 3.0*
|Advanced Master’s Accelerator (1 semester)||3.0 GPA or equivalent||No||**|
|Master’s Accelerator (HRSM degree programs only - 2 semesters)||2.5 GPA or equivalent||No||
Four-year undergraduate degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university.
|Pre-Sessional English (9-17 weeks)||
HRSM degree programs: 2.5 GPA or equivalent
All other degree programs: 3.0 GPA or equivalent
*Scores vary for all disciplines in the College of Engineering and Computing at the University of South Carolina. Please refer to the guidebook for specific information or our admissions team.
**Additional requirements are degree specific, please refer to the appropriate guidebook for more in depth information.
All students will take an English language assessment test during their orientation. This test is the primary means for final placement and could vary from the preliminary placement identified on your offer letter. As a result, the length of study may be longer than originally anticipated, and may involve additional costs.