Graduate College

Master's Degree With Two Majors

A student may pursue a master's degree with two majors or two emphasis areas by meeting all the requirements for the second major; 9 semester hours of work from the first major may be used for the second. The requirements for work at the University of Northern Iowa, 200/6000-level work, and all other specific requirements shall be met for the second major, in addition to work completed for the first major. Common research project/thesis and comprehensives are permissible. For students completing one thesis for two majors, course work common to both majors would include 6 hours of xxx:299/6299 Research and 3 additional hours. This would constitute the 9 semester hours of course work that may be common to both majors.