The Centro Interdisciplinario de Posgrado, Investigación y Consultoría UPAEP
has created with Oklahoma State University - OSU in the United States a great variety
of dual degree master programs. These programs provide student participants from
each institution with an opportunity to study in and benefit from the academic and
cultural environment of the other institution. For each degree, the student will
have a “home” institution and a “host” institution at which the student studies
abroad, taking courses in partial fulfillment of the “host” institution’s degree
The UPAEP graduate programs have been highly recognized by OSU experts due to
their innovative design, quality and flexibility required in the actual global world.
This agreement is unique in Mexico for its program variety (21 programs).
Dual master’s programs are divided in three phases:
First phase at the “home university” OSU: Participating students spend one year
at the home institution, taking at least 21 American credit
hours; 30-56 Mexican credit hours). An adviser will be assigned to each student
in the program.
Second phase at the partner university UPAEP: An adviser will be assigned to
each student at the host university. With the aid of the adviser, the participating
student would spend one year at the host institution, taking the required course
work to complete the degree requirements at the host university.
Third phase at either university, thesis. In order to earn a degree, the student
must complete the degree requirements of each pertinent institution, including the
writing of a thesis or the successful completion of a “capstone” course or a
Candidates for a dual degree program must apply to and be accepted by each program
Interested students should request the “Guide for admission OSU-UPAEP” from
Given the UPAEP and OSU flexibility, students in the Dual Degree program have
a wide variety of courses to select from in order to satisfy their personal and
You have the choice of the following programs:
For the purposes of this Dual Degree Program, the OSU and UPAEP students will
be assessed a tuition fee at a rate arranged bilaterally between both institutions.
These rates will depend on the number of courses taken by each student and the current
student rates. A contract to this effect has been established between each partner
An estimate of cost-of-living expenses in Mexico, including housing, food, transportation,
books and materials, and personal expenses is approximately $500 per month, As expected,
this amount will vary according to each individual’s preferences and circumstances.
To learn more about the program and the application process, please call us: