Your path to success

The Master’s Accelerator Program (MAP) is a two-semester program exclusively offered to aspirational international students. MAP students benefit from wrap-around support and language for discipline-specific purposes. Your curriculum will include advanced writing, public speaking and research instruction; each course is designed to help ensure your success at Adelphi. The small class sizes, hands-on and interactive programs and unique curriculum are designed to help you progress seamlessly into your master’s degree program.

  • AN IMMERSIVE EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE with a credit-bearing curriculum that bridges language, culture and academics.
  • BOLSTER YOUR ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT with targeted English language instruction, tutoring, academic advising and student support.
  • BENEFIT FROM PERSONALIZED ENGLISH-LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION that’s fully contextual and designed to ensure your academic success.

Program Details:

First-Year
Program Length
Program
Curriculum
Total Credits
Earned Toward
Degrees
Progression
Requirements
Progression
Into
2 semesters Preset – Integrated and MAP-exclusive courses 3-9 * 3.25. with no grade lower than B Master’s Degree

*Total credits earned toward degree differs depending on degree. Please visit degree-specific pages for more information.

Entry Requirements

To apply for Adelphi University’s Master’s Accelerator Program, you should meet the following qualifications:

Minimum GPA Minimum TOEFL® Minimum IELTS™ Minimum Pearson Versant™ Minimum Password
Only one of the scores below required
2.5 68 (no sub-score below 14) 5.5 (no sub-score below 5.0) 60 (no sub-score below 42) 5.5 (no sub-score below 5.0)

Sample Curriculum:

Semester 1 Semester 2
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND ANALYTICAL SKILLS

Professional Development and Analytical Skills I

ENGLISH LANGUAGE (NON-DEGREE)

English for Professional Purposes (EPP)
English for Specific Purposes (ESP)

DEGREE COURSES

Graduate Course I:  Leadership and Innovation in Complex Systems (closed course)

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND ANALYTICAL SKILLS

Professional Development and Analytical Skills II

ENGLISH LANGUAGE (NON-DEGREE)

Advanced Composition (SAC)
Advanced Oral Communication (AOC)

DEGREE COURSES

Graduate Course II:  Management of Technology

Graduate Course III: Negotiations for the Business Professional

3 CREDITS TOWARD YOUR DEGREE 6 CREDITS TOWARD YOUR DEGREE

Note: A closed course is a course that is taken exclusively with other students in MAP.

Career Accelerator

Pre-Sessional English

YOU'VE GOT BIG DREAMS. WE'LL HELP YOU REALIZE THEM.

Onstage and behind the scenes, in ways big and small, our alumni are making their mark in the world. Some have reached the heights of fame and some hold positions of great influence, while others make a difference in quieter ways. Whether it’s on a local or global scale, we offer the support and resources you’ll need to make the most of your education. The only question then is: How far do you want to go?