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Accelerated Program Options

Put Your Career Goals
on the Fast-Track

At Florida Southern College, our motivated students have new opportunities to fast-track their careers.

Choose the option that suits you best!

If you know that you want to earn a master’s degree immediately, while saving time and money, our 4+1 programs will allow you to pave the pathway toward success.

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4+1 Series

At the end of their junior year, all Florida Southern students are eligible to be considered for early admission into a participating Master’s program.

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Early MAcc

Florida Southern College students who are enrolled in the Accounting major may begin their MAcc program in the fall of their senior year. Get a jumpstart on CPA licensure!

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4+1 MEd

End of the junior year, all Florida Southern Education students are eligible to be considered for early admission to the MEd program. Get a jump start on this professional credential.

Academic Partnerships

In addition to our own accelerated program options, Florida Southern also offers other unique academic partnerships with prestigious institutions across the nation.

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Duke 3-2 Program

Florida Southern College has a Cooperative College 3-2 Program with Duke University in which students who are interested in pursuing a graduate degree in Environmental Studies can obtain a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in a total of five years.

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LECOM Agreement

Through a partnership with one of the nation’s most renowned medical colleges, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM), FSC students are able to pursue the pre-med, pre-pharmacy and pre-dental tracks.

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WUSTL Pre-Engineering Program

By combining a highly-respected liberal arts and sciences education with the technical aptitude gained by attending the prestigious Washington University in St. Louis (WUSTL) engineering program, you will acquire the skills sought after by employers.