Business PLUS Accelerated Programs

Choose the Business Path That's Right for You

Through our Business PLUS Accelerated Programs, you have the opportunity to earn your undergraduate business degree in just three years and graduate degree in one year.

3-Year Accelerated Program

Complete your undergraduate program in three years.

3+1 Program

Complete your undergraduate business PLUS program in three years and be automatically accepted into the graduate business PLUS 1 program of your choice.

4+1 Program

Complete your undergraduate business PLUS program in four years and be automatically accepted in the graduate business PLUS 1 program of your choice.

+1 Program

Complete the graduate business PLUS program of your choice in one year.

  • This video highlights the career development of Rachel Denault, a recent Franklin Pierce graduate, through internships at Morgan Stanley and mentoring from alum Jonathan Slavin of the class of 1992. Rachel Denault completed an Accelerated 3-year Accounting-Finance degree.

    Rachel Denault '16

    Sale Assistant, Cornerstone Macro LLC

Accelerated 3-year, 3+1, and 4+1 Requirements

The undergraduate Office of Admissions will determine PLUS Program eligibility at the time of admission to the University. If you maintain a minimum high school grade point average of 2.80, you will be invited to join the program in your acceptance letter. The offer of admission into a PLUS Program must be accepted prior to registering for first semester classes.

Accelerated One-Year Master's Degree Requirements

If you are enrolled in any Franklin Pierce undergraduate program, you are eligible to apply to the one-year, accelerated master's degree program after completing 60 undergraduate credits.

Graduate Admission Requirements

In addition to completing the graduate application, you must also submit a résumé and one letter of recommendation from a Franklin Pierce professor to be considered for admission. GRE/GMAT test scores are not required.

Want to Know More?

Download the Business PLUS Program SheetDownload a Business PLUS program sheet to view on-screen or print, or view the College at Rindge Academic Catalog for specific degree requirements and course information.

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