First-year students entering UWM with accelerated skills may be eligible to complete both a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree on a five-year plan. The Global Studies programs that offer this option are listed below.

Students who are interested in one of these programs should discuss the details with their advisor in the first semester of their first year. These programs are very structured, and students must start the required sequence of classes in the first year in order to finish all requirements in a total of five years.