• Cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 by the end of the 5th semester
  • Junior applicants must be able to complete their undergraduate degree in two years from admission into the + 1 Program. Senior applicants must be able to complete their undergraduate degree in one year from admission into the + 1 Program.
  • Completion of required coursework as outlined in the application.
  • Submission of a completed +1 Degree application to Assistant Dean Shawn Fagan at by December 10th of the 5th semester of study
  • Completion of a Temple Graduate Application
  • Recommendation letters from two faculty members; at least one must be from a faculty member in the relevant department. These letters must be submitted in a sealed envelope bearing the writers signature on the flap of the envelope.
  • Personal Statement
  • An up-to-date resume

The application and supporting documents must be submitted to Assistant Dean Shawn Fagan at befor the end of the fifth semester of study.


Once admitted, you need to register for the three or four (depending on your admit type) required graduate-level courses in place of three undergraduate technical electives. Students must obtain at least a grade of “B” in these graduate-level courses.