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INTO Courses at Saint Louis University

At SLU, we offer several routes to admission. With more than 80 bachelor’s degrees, flexible study plans and start dates throughout the year, we’ll help you find the option that’s right for you.

If you meet the below academic and English language requirements for your program, you may apply directly to SLU.

Entry requirements:

  • Secondary/high school diploma
  • 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Essay
  • SLUWE 4 and
  • TOEFL iBT 80 or
  • IELTS 6.5
  • If it is determined that additional English studies are necessary, you may be required to take the appropriate ESL courses prior to, or concurrent with, enrolling in the university’s academic programs.
  • TOEFL iBT and IELT scores are considered valid for two years.
  • Exceptions may be made on an individual basis. SLU reserves the right to require additional testing on any incoming student’s English skills.
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International Year One

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International Year One in Aeronautics International Year One in Aeronautics

International Year One in Aeronautics will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor's degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of International Year One and meeting university requirements for undergraduate admission, you may enter your next semester of undergraduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 120-122 credit hour program
  • 13 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 107-109 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 120-122 credit hour program
  • 8 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 112-114 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 3 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $25,310
Academic requirements:

High school GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 50 or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway
  • 3-Semester Pathway

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

International Year One in Aerospace Engineering International Year One in Aerospace Engineering

International Year One in Aerospace Engineering will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor's degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the two semester Undergraduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for undergraduate admission, you may enter your second year of undergraduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 127 credit hour program
  • 16 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 111 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 127 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 118 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 3 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $25,310
Academic requirements:

High school GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 50 or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway
  • 3-Semester Pathway

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

International Year One in Arts International Year One in Arts

International Year One in Arts will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor's degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of International Year One and meeting university requirements for undergraduate admission, you may enter your second year of undergraduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 127 credit hour program
  • 16 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 111 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 2 - 3 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $44,015
Academic requirements:

High school GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 50 or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 2-Semester Pathway
  • 3-Semester Pathway

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

International Year One in Business International Year One in Business

International Year One in Business will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor's degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of International Year One and meeting university requirements for undergraduate admission, you may enter your next semester of undergraduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 120 credit hour program
  • 23 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 97 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 120 credit hour program
  • 15 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 105 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 3 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $25,310
Academic requirements:

High school GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 50 or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway
  • 3-Semester Pathway

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

International Year One in Computer Science International Year One in Computer Science

International Year One in Computer Science will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor's degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of International Year One and meeting university requirements for undergraduate admission, you may enter your second year of undergraduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 120 credit hour program
  • 24 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 96 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 120 credit hour program
  • 17 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 103 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 3 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $25,310
Academic requirements:

High school GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 50 or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway
  • 3-Semester Pathway

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

International Year One in Engineering International Year One in Engineering

International Year One in Engineering will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor's degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of International Year One and meeting university requirements for undergraduate admission, you may enter your second year of undergraduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 124-128 credit hour program
  • 15 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 109-113 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 124-128 credit hour program
  • 8 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 116-120 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 3 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $25,310
Academic requirements:

High school GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 50 or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway
  • 3-Semester Pathway

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

International Year One in General Studies International Year One in General Studies

International Year One in General Studies will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor's degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of International Year One and meeting university requirements for undergraduate admission, you may enter your second year of undergraduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 120 credit hour program
  • 19-20 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 100-101 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 120 credit hour program
  • 14 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 106 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 3 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $53,500
Academic requirements:

High school GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 50 or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway
  • 3-Semester Pathway

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

International Year One in Health Information Management International Year One in Health Information Management

International Year One in Health Information Management will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor's degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of International Year One and meeting university requirements for undergraduate admission, you may enter your second year of undergraduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 123 credit hour program
  • 30 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 93 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 2 - 3 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $44,015
Academic requirements:

High school GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 50 or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 2-Semester Pathway
  • 3-Semester Pathway

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

International Year One in Mathematics and Statistics International Year One in Mathematics and Statistics

International Year One in Mathematics and Statistics will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor's degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of International Year One and meeting university requirements for undergraduate admission, you may enter your second year of undergraduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 120 credit hour program
  • 21 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 99 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 120 credit hour program
  • 14 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 106 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 3 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $25,310
Academic requirements:

High school GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 50 or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway
  • 3-Semester Pathway

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

International Year One in Science International Year One in Science

International Year One in Science will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor's degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of International Year One and meeting university requirements for undergraduate admission, you may enter your second year of undergraduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 120 credit hour program
  • 19 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 101 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 120 credit hour program
  • 13 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 107 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 3 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $25,310
Academic requirements:

High school GPA 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 50 or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway
  • 3-Semester Pathway

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

Graduate Pathway

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Graduate Pathway in Applied Financial Economics Graduate Pathway in Applied Financial Economics

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Applied Financial Economics will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 39 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 30 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 39 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 30 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 2 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $18,950
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent.

English language requirements: From: IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 78 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester
  • 2-Semester

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

Graduate Pathway in Chemistry Graduate Pathway in Chemistry

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Chemistry will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 30 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 21 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 30 credit hour program
  • 6 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 24 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 2 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $18,950
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent, 2.7 GPA on a 4.0 scale

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 70 or IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester
  • 2-Semester

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

Graduate Pathway in Computer Science Graduate Pathway in Computer Science

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Computer Science will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 33 credit hour program
  • 13 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 20 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 33 credit hour program
  • 7 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 26 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 2 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $18,950
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or closely related field.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 70 or IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester
  • 2-Semester

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

Graduate Pathway in Engineering Graduate Pathway in Engineering

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Engineering will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University.

Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 30 credit hour program
  • 6 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 24 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 30 credit hour program
  • 3 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 27 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 2 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $18,950
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent in Engineering or closely related field.

English language requirements: From: IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 70 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester
  • 2-Semester

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

Graduate Pathway in Business Administration Graduate Pathway in Business Administration

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Business Administration will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 48 credit hour program
  • 12 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 36 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 48 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 39 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 2 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $18,950
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent.

English language requirements: From: IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 78 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester
  • 2-Semester

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

Graduate Pathway in Law (JD) Graduate Pathway in Law (JD)

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Law (JD) will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 61 credit hour program
  • 0 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 61 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 2 Semesters
Start dates: August
Fees: From $32,960
Academic requirements:

First degree in law adequate for Bar qualification in home country (LLB or equivalent).

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 90 or IELTS 7.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 2-Semester Pathway

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

Graduate Pathway in Law (LLM) Graduate Pathway in Law (LLM)

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Law (LLM) will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 24 credit hour program
  • 5 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 19 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 2 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $32,960
Academic requirements:

First degree in law adequate for Bar qualification in home country (LLB or equivalent).

English language requirements: From: IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 79 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 2-Semester Pathway

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

Graduate Pathway in Nutrition and Dietetics Graduate Pathway in Nutrition and Dietetics

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Nutrition and Dietetics will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 34 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 25 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 34 credit hour program
  • 6 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 28 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 2 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $18,950
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree in Nutrition or Dietetics or equivalent.

English language requirements: From: IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 70 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway

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

Graduate Pathway in Software Engineering Graduate Pathway in Software Engineering

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Software Engineering will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 30 credit hour program
  • 13 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 17 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 30 credit hour program
  • 7 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 23 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 2 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $18,950
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or closely related field.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 70 or IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway

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

Graduate Pathway in Supply Chain Management Graduate Pathway in Supply Chain Management

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Supply Chain Management will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 42 credit hour program
  • 12 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 30 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 42 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 33 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 2 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $18,950
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent.

English language requirements: From: IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 78 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway

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

Graduate Pathway in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Graduate Pathway in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 30 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 21 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 30 credit hour program
  • 6 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 24 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 2 Semesters
Start dates: January, August
Fees: From $19,329
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent in biology, biochemistry, computer science, mathematics, statistics or closely related field.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 70 or IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester
  • 2-Semester

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

Graduate Pathway in Urban Planning and Development Graduate Pathway in Urban Planning and Development

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Urban Planning and Development will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 48 credit hour program
  • 12 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 36 credit hours remaining toward degree
View full details

Key facts

Course length: 2 Semesters
Start dates: August
Fees: From $32,960
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 75 or IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway

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

Graduate Pathway in Health Data Science Graduate Pathway in Health Data Science

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Health Data Science will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 30 credit hour program
  • 6 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 24 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 30 credit hour program
  • 3 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 27 credit hours remaining toward degree
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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 2 Semesters
Start dates: August
Fees: From $18,950
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Biology or closely related field.

English language requirements: From: TOEFL 70 or IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 1-Semester Pathway
  • 2-Semester Pathway

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

Academic English

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Academic English Academic English

The Academic English program provides you with top-rate English language instruction and the academic skills to succeed at Saint Louis University.

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Key facts

Course length: 1 - 3 Semesters
Start dates: January, May, August
Fees: From $7,820
Academic requirements:

High school diploma required

English language requirements: From: IELTS 0.0 or TOEFL 0.0 or equivalent
Course options:
  • 4 Months
  • 2-Semester
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