Bridge Pathway Program
Designed for students with select 3-year international degrees
How the Bridge Pathway Program works
Similar to "Top-Up" programs, INTO Mason's Bridge Pathway Program provides a supplemental year of advanced graduate preparation for students with select international bachelor's degrees equivalent to three years or 90 credits.
This two-semester Pathway includes:
- Graduate coursework required for the specific degree programs
- General education classes
- Graduate transition preparation
- English writing development
Earn credits toward your master's degree
Beginning in the first semester, you will take classes toward your master's degree while completing general education requirements needed for graduate school at Mason.
Students in the Bridge Pathway Program receive customized academic advising to assist them in choosing the best classes that will complement their studies.
Which Pathway programs are available?
INTO Mason offers 25+ Graduate Pathway Programs that participate in the Bridge Pathway Program.
What will I study?
This program offers students with select 3-year degrees the opportunity to enroll in a modified 2-Semester Pathway program. Visit the INTO Mason Graduate Pathway page for your major of interest for more information.
SAMPLE STUDY PLAN - MASTER OF SCIENCE IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
- 30 credit hour program
- 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
- 21 credit hours remaining toward degree