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Fowler School of Engineering

Accelerated (4+1) Graduate Programs

» Accelerated (4+1) Graduate Programs

A Master’s Degree With Only One Extra Year of Coursework

Through an Accelerated (4+1) graduate program, you can earn an undergraduate and master’s degree with just one additional year of coursework beyond the traditional four years.

Accelerated programs are only open to undergraduate Chapman students. Students would apply to the program in their junior year at Chapman and begin their master's-level coursework in their senior year. For more information, visit our Accelerated Programs page.

The Next Step for Engineering Graduates

Chapman offers more than a dozen accelerated graduate programs. Many of these could be an ideal next step for a Fowler Engineering undergraduate with related academic or professional interests:

Next Steps

Start your journey toward engineering the impossible today. 

One-Credit Courses

Fowler School of Engineering offers a variety of one-credit courses (298s) on a rotating basis so students can explore a range of areas outside of the core computer science and engineering curricula.