Accelerated Programs

Available Engineering & Science Accelerated Programs

  • 7-year BS Biology or BA Chemistry and DDS
  • 5-year BS Biology and MS Physician Assistant
  • 5-year Bachelor and Master in Civil Engineering
  • 5-year Bachelor and Master in Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • 5-year Bachelor and Master in Mechanical Engineering
  • 5-year Bachelor and Master in Robotics & Mechatronics Engineering
  • 5-year Bachelor and Master in Chemistry

Benefits:

  • Select courses taken while working toward your Bachelor’s degree can be counted towards an advanced degree in accelerated programs.
  • Guaranteed admit programs keep a seat reserved for you in the advanced program.
  • UDM Scholarships continue throughout the 5-year Bachelor-Master engineering and chemistry programs.

Criteria:

  • Must apply to them while still in high school.  Some programs have a junior admit option for highly qualified students.
  • These competitive programs accept a limited number of students. Final selection of students into these programs from those meeting the program’s academic requirements will be made after the application deadline.

Programs Details

Program

Minimum ACT

Accelerated / Prof. Program Guaranteed Admit

Total Length of coursework*

Scholarship Length

Accelerated 7-year Dental Program

BS Biology or BA Chemistry &
DDS

28

Accelerated & Guaranteed Admit

Must be admitted as Freshman

7 years

3 years

Accelerated 5-year PA program

BS Biology &
MS Physician Asst.

26

Accelerated & Guaranteed Admit

Must be admitted as Freshman

5 years

5 years

Accelerated 5-year Bachelor-Masters programs

26

Accelerated & Guaranteed Admit

May be admitted as Freshman or Junior year

5 years

5 years

*Length of coursework assumes that students successfully complete all required coursework on-time. 

How to Apply:

If you meet the minimum ACT requirements, on the application, select the general area you are interested in (Pre-Dent, Pre-PA, Engineering, Chemistry, and then select the accelerated program from the majors list.