4 Plus 1 Combined Degree Programs

Students in the Silberman College of Business can earn both an undergraduate and graduate degree in just five years (visit MBA Core Curriculum for eligibilty information), by pursuing one of the following five-year combined degree programs:

  • BS-MS Accounting
  • BS-MBA Finance
  • BS-MBA Management
  • BS-MBA Marketing

These combined programs enable you to earn your bachelor's and master's degrees in one less year than it would traditionally take.

For additional information, please contact the Silberman College of Business graduate advisors for your campus.

Scholarships for the 4 Plus 1 Combined Degree Advantage

Fairleigh Dickinson University has a scholarship incentive program in which all students receive a scholarship of 40% off current Tier 2 graduate tuition in their fifth year. You can choose from a wide selection of combined degree programs. The Combined Degree Advantage is automatically offered to all Colonel Fairleigh S. Dickinson and Dean's Scholars who maintain a cumulative grade point ratio (GPR) of 3.25 or higher.

Advantages of this program include saving time and money and accelerating your education by graduating with both a bachelor's and master's degree. You also have the flexibility to go from your undergraduate degree at one FDU campus and finish your graduate degree at the other. You must declare your intent to pursue a five-year combined degree after earning between 60 and 80 undergraduate credits. This is only offered if you are continuing at the master's graduate level on a full-time basis.

Learn more about the Combined Degree Advantage, or contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office by calling 1-800-FDU-8803.