Marshall University programs

Programs

INTO Marshall University programs

Direct admission to Marshall University

Undergraduate

  • Do you have a TOEFL iBT score of 78+ or IELTS score of 6.0+?
  • Do you have a GPA of 2.5/4.0 or above?

If you meet all of these criteria, you may apply directly to Marshall.

Graduate

  • Do you have a TOEFL iBT score of 80+ or IELTS score of 6.5+?
  • Do you have a GPA of 2.5/4.0 or above?
  • Have you taken the GRE/GMAT (not required for all programs)?

If you meet all of these criteria, you may apply directly to Marshall.

Pathway and English language programs

INTO Marshall's and Graduate Pathway programs are ideal for international students who need additional English language and academic preparation before continuing to a degree program at a US university.

INTO Marshall's English language programs are for students who want to become confident English speakers by studying at a US university. Select a program below to learn more:

Undergraduate Pathway Programs

Undergraduate Pathway in Business Administration

Leads to a bachelor's degree in Accounting, Economics, Energy Management, Finance, International Business, Management Information Systems, Management, or Marketing at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $11,730; 2-Semester from $20,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $11,960; 2-Semester from $20,810
Careers: Manager, Accountant, Financial Advisor, Business Analyst, Investment Banker, Marketing Specialist, or Entrepreneur
Entry requirements
Age:

No requirement

Academic: 2.0 high school GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 60 or IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores) or Password Overall Level 6 or PTEA 44 or completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 78 or IELTS 6.0 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below C

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

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Undergraduate Pathway in Computer Science

Leads to a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science at Marshall University


Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $11,730; 2-Semester from $20,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $11,960; 2-Semester from $20,810
Careers: Computer Systems Specialist, Programmer, Systems Analyst or Web Developer
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: 2.0 high school GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 60 or IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores) or Password Overall Level 6 or PTEA 44 or completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 78 or IELTS 6.0 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below C

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course.

View full details Apply
Undergraduate Pathway in Engineering with Civil Emphasis

Leads to a bachelor's degree in Engineering with a Civil Engineering Emphasis at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $11,730; 2-Semester from $20,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $11,960; 2-Semester from $20,810
Careers: Biological Engineer, Drafter, Computer Systems Specialist, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: 2.0 high school GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 60 or IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores) or Password Overall Level 6 or PTEA 44 or completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 78 or IELTS 6.0 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below C

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course.

View full details Apply
Undergraduate Pathway in Mechanical Engineering

Leads to a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $11,730; 2-Semester from $20,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $11,960; 2-Semester from $20,810
Careers: Biological Engineer, Drafter, Computer Systems Specialist, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: 2.0 high school GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 60 or IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores) or Password Overall Level 6 or PTEA 44 or completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 78 or IELTS 6.0 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below C

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course.

View full details Apply
Undergraduate Pathway in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Leads to a bachelor's degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August (Pathway program does not start until Fall 2017)
Tuition/Fees: 2017-18: 1-Semester from $11,960; 2-Semester from $20,810
Careers: Biological Engineer, Drafter, Computer Systems Specialist, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: 2.0 high school GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 60 or IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores) or Password Overall Level 6 or PTEA 44 or completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 78 or IELTS 6.0 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below C

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course.

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Undergraduate Pathway in General Studies

The General Studies Pathway is ideal for students who have yet to decide on a major. Take classes in a variety of subjects and explore the many degree options at Marshall University.

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $11,730; 2-Semester from $20,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $11,960; 2-Semester from $20,810
Careers: Accountant, Advertising Executive, Anthropologist, Business Analyst, Communications Specialist, Entrepreneur, Financial Advisor, International Affairs Administrator, Investment Banker, Journalist, Manager, Marketing Specialist, Politician, Psychologist, Public Relations Executive, Sociologist
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: 2.0 high school GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 60 or IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores) or Password Overall Level 6 or PTEA 44 or completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 78 or IELTS 6.0 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below C

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Undergraduate Pathway in Integrated Science and Technology

Leads to a bachelor’s degree in Biotechnology, Computer and Information Technology, Criminal Justice, Digital Forensics and Information Assurance, Integrated Science and Technology, Natural Resources and Recreation Management or Safety Technology at Marshall University

 (Note: The final semester for this Pathway program will be Summer 2017)

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $11,730; 2-Semester from $20,400
Careers: DNA Analyst, Laboratory Technician, Environmental Field Technician, Interpreter, Recreation Programmer, Park Ranger
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: 2.0 high school GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 60 or IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores) or Password Overall Level 6 or PTEA 44 or completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 78 or IELTS 6.0 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below C

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Undergraduate Pathway in Music

Leads to a bachelor of fine arts degree in Music at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August (Pathway program does not start until Fall 2017)
Tuition/Fees: 2017-18: 1-Semester from $11,960; 2-Semester from $20,810
Careers: Singer, Instrumentalist, Performance Artist, Music Teacher
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: 2.0 high school GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 60 or IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores) or Password Overall Level 6 or PTEA 44 or completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 78 or IELTS 6.0 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below C

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Undergraduate Pathway in Safety Technology

The Safety Technology Pathway is ideal for students seeking the opportunity to prepare for entry-level positions in industry, governmental agencies and related service industries.

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $11,730; 2-Semester from $20,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $11,960; 2-Semester from $20,810
Careers: Compliance Manager, Safety Engineer, Safety Inspector, Safety Officer, Trainer
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: 2.0 high school GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 60 or IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores) or Password Overall Level 6 or PTEA 44 or completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 78 or IELTS 6.0 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below C

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Undergraduate Pathway in Science

Leads to a variety of bachelor’s degrees in Sciences at Marshall University including Biology, Dietetics, Geology, Health Science, Nursing and Social Work

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $11,730; 2-Semester from $20,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $11,960; 2-Semester from $20,810
Careers: Athletic Trainer, Biologist, Chemist, Geologist, Marine Biologist, Mathematician, Nurse, Physicist, Statistician
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: 2.0 high school GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 60 or IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores) or Password Overall Level 6 or PTEA 44 or completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 78 or IELTS 6.0 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below C

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Undergraduate Pathway in Visual Arts

Leads to a bachelor’s degree in Visual Arts at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $11,730; 2-Semester from $20,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $11,960; 2-Semester from $20,810
Careers: Art Buyer, Art Critic, Art Writer, Artist, Gallery Director, Museum Curator, Painter, Photographer, Set Designer, Textile Designer
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: 2.0 high school GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 60 or IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores) or Password Overall Level 6 or PTEA 44 or completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 78 or IELTS 6.0 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below C

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply



Graduate Pathway Programs

College of Business

Graduate Pathway in Accountancy

Leads to a master’s degree in Accountancy at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Accountant, Auditor, Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Controller, Financial Analyst, Loan Officer, Stockbroker, Underwriter
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree in Business or Accounting with a 2.25 GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Graduate Pathway in Business Administration (MBA)

Leads to a master’s degree in Business Administration at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Manager, Accountant, Financial Advisor, Business Analyst, Investment Banker, Marketing Specialist, Entrepreneur
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree with a 2.25 GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Graduate Pathway in Health Care Administration

Leads to a master’s degree in Health Care Administration at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Management Analyst, Health Care Executive, Medical and Health Services Manager, Medical Records and Health Information Technician, Respiratory Therapist, Public Health Officer, Fitness/Wellness Trainer, Rehabilitator, Speech Pathologist, Radiographer
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree with a 2.25 GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Graduate Pathway in Human Resource Management

Leads to a master's degree in Human Resource Management at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Human Resource Specialist, Labor Relations Specialist, Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialist, Training and Development Specialist, Human Resource Manager, Training and Development Manager, Compensation and Benefits Manager
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree with a 2.25 GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply

College of Health Professions

Graduate Pathway in Exercise Science

Leads to a master’s degree in Exercise Science at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August (Note: There is no Summer 2017 start for this Pathway program)
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Corporate Fitness, Health and Wellness, Athletics, Personal Training, Sport Performance, Private Fitness, Strength and Conditioning, Research
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree with a 2.25 GPA including successful completion of an undergraduate course in Exercise Physiology, Human Physiology or equivalent
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Graduate Pathway in Health Informatics

Leads to a master's degree in Health Informatics at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Corporate Health Information Officer, Applied Health Informatics’ researchers/Research associate, Health Information Applications Developers, Medical Records and Health Information Technician, Chief Information Officer, Chief Compliance Officer, Chief Privacy Officer
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree with a 2.25 GPA, preferred background in Health Care and Information Technology
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Graduate Pathway in Sport Administration

Leads to a master’s degree in Sports Administration at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, May, August (Note: There is no Summer 2017 start for this Pathway program)
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Coach, Recreation and Fitness Trainer, Referee, Sports Agent, Sports Marketer, Sport Official, Umpire
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree with a 2.25 GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply

College of Information Technology and Engineering

Graduate Pathway in Computer Science

Leads to a master’s degree in Computer Science at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Technical Researcher, Software Engineer, Systems Integration Engineer, Animation Programmer, Computer Systems Administrator
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems or related area with a 2.25 GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Graduate Pathway in Engineering

Leads to a master’s degree in Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering or Transportation and Infrastructure Engineering at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Mechanical Engineer, Civil Engineer, Instructor, Research Assistant
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree in Engineering with a 2.25 GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer anAcademic English course

View full details Apply
Graduate Pathway in Environmental Science

Leads to a master’s degree in Environmental Science at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Ecologist, Wildfire Biologist, Marine Biologist, Renewable Power Researcher, Environmental Engineer
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic:
Undergraduate degree in Natural Science (e.g., Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geology) with a 2.25 GPA
English language:

2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Graduate Pathway in Information Systems

Leads to a master’s degree in Information Systems at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Network Engineer, Software Engineer, Systems Analyst, Database Administrator, Programmer, Information Systems Manager
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or Information Technology with a 2.25 GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Graduate Pathway in Mechanical Engineering

Leads to a master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Mechanical Engineer, Instructor, Research Assistant
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree in Engineering with a 2.25 GPA
English language:

2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Graduate Pathway in Safety

Leads to a master's degree in Occupational Safety and Health at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Building Inspector, Fire Inspector, Health and Safety Technician, Mine Inspector, Mine Manager, Mine Safety Engineer, Occupational Health and Safety Specialist
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree in Natural Science (e.g., Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geology) with a 2.25 GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Graduate Pathway in Technology Management

Leads to a master’s degree in Technology Management at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Computer and Information Systems Manager, Database Administrator, Information Security Analyst, Information Technology Project Manager, Network and Computer Systems Administrator
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree with a 2.25 GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

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College of Liberal Arts

Graduate Pathway in English with TESOL Emphasis

Leads to a master’s degree in English with an emphasis in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Teacher, Instructor for Higher Education, Teaching Assistant, Research Assistant, Education Professional
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree with a 2.5 GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply
Graduate Pathway in Public Administration

Leads to a master's degree in Public Administration at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Mechanical Engineer, Instructor, Research Assistant
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree with a 2.5 GPA
English language:

2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

View full details Apply

College of Science

Graduate Pathway in Mathematics

Leads to a master’s degree in Mathematics at Marshall University

Key course facts
Course length: 1-2 semesters (each semester is an average of 14 weeks long)
Start dates: January, August (Note: There is no Spring 2017 start for this Pathway program)
Tuition/Fees: 2016-17: 1-Semester from $13,500; 2-Semester from $23,400
2017-18: 1-Semester from $13,990; 2-Semester from $24,330
Careers: Analysis, Applied Mathematics, Approximation Theory, Combinatorics, Control Theory, Differential Equations, Dynamical Systems, Integrable Systems, Knot Theory, Nonlinear Analysis, Number Theory, Probability, Soliton Theory, Special Functions, Theoretical Computer Science
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: Undergraduate degree in Math, Statistics or equivalent with a 2.25 GPA
English language: 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 70-79 or IELTS 6.0 or Password Overall Level 7 or PTEA 48 or completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C
1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grades below B

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course

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English Language Programs

Academic English

Academic English is designed for students who do not meet the English language entry requirements for an Undergraduate or Graduate Pathway. Upon successful completion of Academic English, students may progress to an INTO Marshall Pathway program or apply directly to Marshall University.

Key course facts
Course length: Minimum enrollment of one term (3 terms offered per year)
Start dates: January, May, August
Tuition/Fees: $5,990
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement
Academic: High School Diploma

 

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General English

General English is designed for students of all levels of English who want to develop better communication skills and learn about American culture while living at Marshall University. The program does not include academic study courses but students may progress to Academic English to pursue further English language and academic study at Marshall University.

Key course facts
Course length: 4-10 weeks (maximum 2 sessions)
Start dates: Year-round; Note: No General English courses
will be offered after January 1, 2017
Tuition/Fees: From $1,800
Entry requirements
Age: No requirement

 

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Cost Estimates 

For I-20 purposes, all international students must submit an Affidavit of Support, which is part of the application process. Students must show sufficient funds to cover expenses for one academic year. These numbers are based on estimated costs of attendance and are subject to change.

2016-17 Academic Year

Cost Description Tuition & Fees Housing & Meals Books & Supplies Health Insurance Total
General English (4 weeks) $1,860 $2,640 $285 $240 $5,025
Academic English
(1 semester)
$5,990 $6,870 $585 $960 $14,405
Undergraduate 1-Semester Pathway
$11,730 $6,870 $585 $960 $20,145
Undergraduate 2-Semester Pathway  $20,400 $13,740 $1,100 $1,920 $37,160
Graduate 1-Semester Pathway $13,500 $6,870 $585 $960 $21,915
Graduate 2-Semester Pathway  $23,400 $13,740 $1,100 $1,920 $40,160

2017-18 Academic Year

Cost Description Tuition & Fees Housing & Meals Books & Supplies Health Insurance Total
Undergraduate 2-Semester Pathway  $20,810 $15,388 $1,100 $1,920 $39,218
Undergraduate 1-Semester Pathway  $11,960 $7,694 $585 $960 $21,199
Graduate 2-Semester Pathway  $24,330 $15,388 $1,100 $1,920 $42,738
Graduate 1-Semester Pathway  $13,990 $7,694 $585 $960 $23,229
Academic English
(1 semester)
$5,990 $7,694 $585 $960 $15,229

If there is more than one financial sponsor, each sponsor must complete an Affidavit of Support indicating a specific dollar amount of annual support.

Students cannot confirm their place or receive an I-20 until required financial documents are on file.

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