International Year One in Pre Engineering

International Year One program in Pre-Engineering will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at Drew University. Upon successful completion of International Year one and meeting university requirements for undergraduate admission, you may enter your third year of undergraduate study at a number of well-known US universities.

This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression. You must maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA per semester to remain in good academic standing in the Pathway program at Drew.

For Columbia University-bound students:

The 5-year or 6-year Drew-Columbia dual degree engineering program offers students 3 or 4 years of liberal arts education at Drew and two years at Columbia, earning a BA from Drew, plus a BS in engineering from Columbia. Get more information about the Columbia dual degree program.

Degree Program Components

4-Semester:

  • 128 credit hour program
  • 64 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 64 credit hours remaining toward degree

Course features

  • Begin earning credits toward your degree even if you don’t meet the academic and English requirements for direct entry.
  • Receive additional support to move you successfully through your first year at a US university.
  • Graduate in the same amount of time as domestic students.
  • Smaller class sizes allow you to spend more time with your teachers.
  • Develop the knowledge and skills for your degree through your chosen pathway.
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Your course options

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This International Year One 4-Semester pathway lasts two years.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60 (11 minimum subscores), IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores), PTEA 44, Password overall level 6, IELA 162 (154 minimum subscores), or Duolingo 90.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

Interview required

Academic requirements:

High school diploma with a US equivalent of a 2.5 GPA.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships typically up to $10,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2019 6 May 2020 4 Semesters
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8 January 2020 7 August 2020 4 Semesters
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Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20


What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA. No grade below C-.

The International Year One-5 Semester Pathway allows students to improve their academic and language skills. The first semester of this Pathway program begins before Year 1.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 50 (10 minimum subscores), IELTS 5.0 (4.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 41, Password overall level 5, IELA 154 (minimum subscore of 147), or Duolingo 75.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

Interview required

Academic requirements:

High school diploma with a US equivalent of a 2.5 GPA.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships typically up to $10,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2019 7 August 2020 5 Semesters
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8 January 2020 12 May 2021 5 Semesters
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13 May 2020 12 May 2021 5 Semesters
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Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20


What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA. No grade below C-.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.
This International Year One 4-Semester pathway lasts two years.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60 (11 minimum subscores), IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores), PTEA 44, Password overall level 6, IELA 162 (154 minimum subscores), or Duolingo 90.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

Interview required

Academic requirements:

High school diploma with a US equivalent of a 2.5 GPA.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships typically up to $10,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2020 12 May 2021 4 Semesters
View Term dates
*
13 January 2021 13 August 2021 4 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20


What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA. No grade below C-.

The International Year One-5 Semester Pathway allows students to improve their academic and language skills. The first semester of this Pathway program begins before Year 1.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 50 (10 minimum subscores), IELTS 5.0 (4.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 41, Password overall level 5, IELA 154 (minimum subscore of 147), or Duolingo 75.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

Interview required

Academic requirements:

High school diploma with a US equivalent of a 2.5 GPA.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships typically up to $10,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
16 August 2020 13 August 2021 5 Semesters
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13 January 2021 11 May 2022 5 Semesters
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19 May 2021 11 May 2022 5 Semesters
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*

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20


What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA. No grade below C-.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60 (11 minimum subscores), IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores), PTEA 44, Password overall level 6, IELA 162 (154 minimum subscores), or Duolingo 90.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

Interview required

Academic requirements:

High school diploma with a US equivalent of a 2.5 GPA.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships typically up to $10,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2019 6 May 2020 4 Semesters
View Term dates
*
8 January 2020 7 August 2020 4 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20

What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA. No grade below C-.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 50 (10 minimum subscores), IELTS 5.0 (4.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 41, Password overall level 5, IELA 154 (minimum subscore of 147), or Duolingo 75.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

Interview required

Academic requirements:

High school diploma with a US equivalent of a 2.5 GPA.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships typically up to $10,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2019 7 August 2020 5 Semesters
View Term dates
*
8 January 2020 12 May 2021 5 Semesters
View Term dates
*
13 May 2020 12 May 2021 5 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20

What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA. No grade below C-.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60 (11 minimum subscores), IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores), PTEA 44, Password overall level 6, IELA 162 (154 minimum subscores), or Duolingo 90.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

Interview required

Academic requirements:

High school diploma with a US equivalent of a 2.5 GPA.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships typically up to $10,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2020 12 May 2021 4 Semesters
View Term dates
*
13 January 2021 13 August 2021 4 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20

What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA. No grade below C-.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 50 (10 minimum subscores), IELTS 5.0 (4.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 41, Password overall level 5, IELA 154 (minimum subscore of 147), or Duolingo 75.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

Interview required

Academic requirements:

High school diploma with a US equivalent of a 2.5 GPA.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships typically up to $10,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
16 August 2020 13 August 2021 5 Semesters
View Term dates
*
13 January 2021 11 May 2022 5 Semesters
View Term dates
*
19 May 2021 11 May 2022 5 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20

What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA. No grade below C-.

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