Bachelor’s to MS in International Business

Accelerated Masters Program
Online Only

Earn your master’s degree in as little as one year!

Qualified UNC Greensboro undergraduate students who are pursuing a bachelor’s degree in a Bryan School major can apply to the Accelerated Master’s Program (AMP) and receive the following benefits:

  • No GRE or GMAT entrance exam is required.
  • Application fee waiver ($65 value).
  • Dual credit for graduate coursework completed as an undergraduate student.

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Students admitted to the AMP may apply up to 9 credit hours of graduate-level coursework toward completion of both the undergraduate and graduate degrees. To successfully apply credit hours, students must earn a grade of 3.0 (“B”) or better in each course and fulfill graduate-level requirements. Approved dual-credit courses include:

Instead of:

Undergraduate Courses

  • BUS 328: Organizational Leadership
  • MGT 301: Introduction to International Business
  • MGT 313: Human Resource Management
  • MGT 317: Training and Development in Organizations
  • MGT 318: Organizational Change and Development
  • MGT 491: Business Policy and Strategy
  • Global Sustainability Elective


Graduate Courses

  • MBA 716: Leadership
  • BUS 615: Global Business
  • BUS 627: Global Human Resource Management
  • BUS 625: Training and Development of Human Resources
  • BUS 626: Managing Employee and Organizational Development
  • BUS 617: International Strategy
  • BUS 628: Global Sustainability Management

Admissions Requirements

  • Currently enrolled Bryan School undergraduate student with a minimum GPA of 3.5.
  • Applicants must have earned at least 60 credit hours, with 30 credit hours earned at UNCG.

Application Deadline

Be sure to submit your application by the following deadlines.

Fall SemesterJune 15
Spring SemesterNovember 15
Summer SemesterApril 1

Your Next Steps

  1. Speak with an undergraduate advisor to determine how graduate coursework can meet the requirements of your undergraduate degree. Approved graduate coursework taken as an undergraduate student can count towards both your Bachelor’s degree and the Master of Science in International Business degree.
  2. Meet with the MSIB AMP program advisor to discuss the program, review graduate coursework options, and determine your target enrollment term.
  3. Work with a graduate program recruiter to prepare and submit the online graduate program application.
  4. Once admitted to the program, you can begin registering for approved graduate-level coursework.

To maximize the program benefits, complete steps 1-4 as early as the second semester of your sophomore year.

Meet Our Graduate Ambassadors

Graduate Student Ambassadors participate weekly in Bryan School graduate connection events and serve to represent the School’s six master’s programs.

Military-Affiliated Students

UNCG has been named both Best for Vets and a Military Friendly School. We’re a Yellow Ribbon Program participant, and are proud to offer a variety of benefits for veterans, active-duty military, and military-affiliated students, such as:

  • Online application fee waiver for active-duty service members
  • In-state tuition for out-of-state students (in accordance with the Veterans Choice Act)
  • Credit for relevant military service/training
  • Tutoring assistance

For more information on UNCG Military-Affiliated services and benefits, visit

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Military Friendly Schools


If you still have questions regarding our accelerated master’s program please reach out to our graduate recruitment team by phone or email. You may also schedule a time to meet with one of our recruiters or attend one of our upcoming information sessions.

Jennifer Chapman

Jennifer Kiger Chapman

Assistant Director of Graduate Recruitment
Phone: 336-334-4657
Bryan 301K
[email protected]

Vladislav Maksimov

Dr. Vladislav Maksimov

MSIB Director
Associate Professor
Bryan 351
[email protected]

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