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Early Entry to MS Programs

In today’s global market, a graduate degree is a expected in many specialized career fields.  Valpo undergraduates have the option to begin graduate studies as an undergraduate by applying for Early Entry program for graduate study. This program can allow completion of an MS degree in significantly less time and cost.   

Students currently studying computer science or mathematics would be most interested in the Early Entry to Cyber Security program option.

However, no computer science or information technology background is required for the Early Entry to Information Technology and is a perfect fit for any liberal arts student wishing to round out their academic portfolio of skills and expertise. 

Interested students should apply during their junior year, which will allow those admitted to enroll in graduate-level courses senior year. Early Entry credits earned can apply to both undergraduate and graduate Valpo degrees, see the Catalogs for more details.