Admission to Integrated Baccalaureate and Master's Degree Programs
Undergraduate students may apply for admission to an integrated baccalaureate and master’s degree program after completing 60 semester hours of undergraduate coursework of which a minimum of 30 semester hours must be at WIU. Integrated baccalaureate and master’s degree applicants must meet the cumulative grade point average and the grade point average for their major as specified by their integrated degree program. Admission must be granted by the School of Graduate Studies before a student will be allowed to enroll in integrated baccalaureate and master’s bridge (“B”) courses. Students may begin taking bridge courses after the completion of 90 semester hours.
A minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.25 and a minimum of 3.25 in the major is required for admission to the integrated program. Higher grade point averages may be required by individual integrated baccalaureate and master’s degree programs. Students must have a minimum cumulative average of 3.25 and a minimum of 3.25 in the major prior to enrolling in bridge courses.