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Access to Graduate Education

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Your success is our mission. Learn about our new programs:

STAC undergraduate students have the opportunity to begin working on their graduate degree while completing their undergraduate requirements:

  • STAC Grad Explore Program
  • Accelerated Degree Program
     

Programs give students the opportunity to earn an undergraduate and a graduate degree in less time and at a lower cost than if they had pursued each degree independently.

As a further commitment to Access and Affordability, STAC also provides all graduates with a $10,000 scholarship over the lifetime of a graduate program.

For your convenience, you can access our online guide or read further to learn more.


GRADUATE DEGREES

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
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esigned for all majors who wish to pursue a business career. The MBA program offers a General MBA which can be completed exclusively online in addition to concentrations in Management, Finance, Marketing, Sport Administration, and the newly added Healthcare Management.

Master of Public Administration in Criminal Justice (MPA-CJ)
Designed for students seeking positions in non-profit or public policy work.

Master of Science in Teaching (MST)
Designed for students who wish to become school teachers.


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Grad Explore Program

Thinking about graduate school? Unsure about what program is right for you? Explore your options and try a course while earning credit for your undergraduate degree program.

Students may take up to 4 courses (12 credits) in this program in any of the three graduate programs. Students generally fit these courses in their Free Electives credits.

Students must have a minimum of 60 earned credits for the MBA or MST program, and a minimum of 75 credits for MPA-CJ.

Program Admission Requirements:

  • Required GPA by program:
    • MBA: 3.0
    • MPA-CJ: 3.2
    • MST: 3.0
  • Completed application
  • Transcript
  • Current resume
  • 2 Faculty recommendations
  • Writing sample (if required by your program of interest)

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ACCELERATED GRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAM

5 Years. 2 Degrees.

Already know what you want to study? This program offers you the ability to complete your bachelor’s and master’s in a total of five years (4+1 for traditional students or 2+3 for transfer students who come in with an associate degree).

The Accelerated Degree Program allows exceptional students to follow a plan to complete both their bachelor’s and master’s in five years (4+1 for traditional students or 2+3 for transfer students with an associate degree).

Students take up to 4 courses (12 credits) in the program.
Students generally fit these courses in their Free Electives credits.

Program Admission Requirements:

  • Students must have a minimum of 60 earned credits.
  • Required GPA by program:
    • MBA: 3.2
    • MPA-CJ: 3.4
    • MST: 3.2
  • Completed application
    • Transcript
    • Current resume
    • 3 letters of recommendation
    • Statement of professional goals
    • Writing sample (if required by your program of interest)

Want to learn more?

Contact Information:

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Mrs. Ginny Fjermestad, [email protected]

Master of Public Administration in Criminal Justice (MPA-CJ)
Dr. Ellen Chayet, [email protected]

Master of Science in Teaching (MST)
Dr. Melissa Collucci, [email protected]