Accelerated Degree Agreement
Learn more about the signed agreement to complete a program (if it qualifies) in less than four years.
Take advantage of online course offerings, robust options for summer study, non-traditional delivery of laboratory experiences, tailored advising, and accelerated timelines toward graduation. These options enable you to commit to an internship for a semester or a summer, or to study abroad without postponing graduation. Graduating early translates into reduced costs and increased opportunities.
Accelerated Degree Pathways are curricular plans that allow you to complete a traditional bachelor's degree in less than four years. After initial enrollment, you may choose to enter into an accelerated degree agreement with the University of South Carolina.
If you choose to pursue an accelerated degree, you will be assigned an advisor within
your college or school in your first semester who will make sure you take full advantage
of fall, spring, and summer course offerings in order to graduate in an accelerated