190Other Informationand ProgramsCurriculumSeminar SubjectsOff-campus Study ProgramsStudy at APUCourse RegistrationExaminations and Grading■ Graduate School Subjects Early Enrollment Program7.3 Graduate School Subjects Early Enrollment ProgramThe Graduate School Subjects Early Enrollment Program provides undergraduate students in their 7th or 8th semester the opportunity to take subjects of their choice in one of the graduate schools while retaining their undergraduate status.If the student later enrolls in an APU graduate school, credits earned while studying in this program can be transferred upon application as long as they are deemed academically benecial by the graduate school in question. This program affords students thinking of advancing to graduate school the opportunity to prepare for their graduate studies in a conscious and well-planned manner. Moreover, taking graduate school subjects early will reduce students' workload after enrollment in graduate school and will allow them to focus on their research. Students who want to use their time wisely and prepare for the next stage of their studies before advancing to graduate school are encouraged to take full advantage of this program.Applying for the Graduate School Subjects Early Enrollment ProgramApplication Period・ When moving to the 7th semester: Apply during the 6th semester・ When moving to the 8th semester: Apply during the 7th semesterEligibility● GPA and CreditsSemesterCumulative GPACompleted CreditsWhen moving to the 7th semesterAt least 3.00 and above are preferred at the end of their 5th semesterAt least 102 completed credits by the end of their 6th semesterWhen moving to the 8th semesterAt least 3.00 and above are preferred at the end of their 6th semesterAt least 118 completed credits by the end of their 7th semester● Official Test Scores Students may submit any of the following official test scores. However, this requirement does not apply to English-basis students or students who received six or more years of education in English only in a regular course of study at an institution at least equivalent to a Japanese high school. Ofcial TestTOEFL iBT® TestTOEIC® L &R TESTIELTSTM (Academic Module)PTEAcademic CambridgeEnglishLanguageAssessmentTest Scores85+800+6.5+58+176+Notes:・ Students who cannot satisfy the above conditions should consult with the Academic Office before submitting their applications.