2020-2021 Catalog


The Accelerate program gives students an opportunity to take up to four specifically approved graduate level courses and have them count toward the completion of the undergraduate program as well as toward a graduate degree in either the Master of Business Administration (MBA), The Jack Welch Management Institute Master of Business Administration (JWMI/MBA) or the Master of Science in Accounting (MSAC).

To be eligible students must have fulfilled the following requirements:

  • Completed at least 90 credits toward a bachelor's degree

  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

  • Completed a minimum of two quarters and 18 quarter credits at Strayer University

  • Have successfully completed: BUS 100, ENG 201 or ENG 215, and all other prerequisites identified by the university for Accelerate program courses

  • Obtained approval from a dean

Once in the program:

  • Students must successfully complete courses taken as part of the Accelerate program with a single attempt in order to continue in the program

  • Each course must be successfully completed with a C (or Pass for JWMI courses) to earn undergraduate credit and a B (or High Pass for JWMI courses) to earn graduate credit

Students interested in pursuing Accelerate should speak with a dean for information on how to apply.