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International Accelerator Program

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Master's Accelerator

For many international students getting a master’s or postgraduate degree, adjusting to life in the U.S. can be challenging.

The Master’s Accelerator at the University of South Carolina is a first-year program that sets you up for success and makes your transition as easy and productive as possible, with:

  • Academic, English-language and cultural support
  • College credit towards your UofSC degree
  • Access to exclusive courses and cultural events

Prepare for Success

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Our dedicated team will help find the right path for you – through workshops, one-to-one consultations and other tools during your first year and beyond.

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Dedicated Support

Make your transition to the United States easy with dedicated advisors, tutoring and support services. Our services start before you arrive, with visa interview preparation, packing lists and detailed checklists. And, of course, we offer plenty of support during your academic journey.

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The Right Classes for You

Our academic advisors assist you in choosing classes that will keep you on track for graduation and help you explore your interests and career goals.

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Professional Development

Fast track your future with the Career Accelerator, designed exclusively for students who have come through the International Direct process. You will develop your professional skills and gain a strong understanding of how your knowledge and interests give you an advantage when it comes to launching your career.

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