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International Year One in Engineering, Computing and Statistics

International Year One in Engineering, Computing and Statistics will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at George Mason 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 George Mason University. This transition from an INTO Mason program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 120 credit hour program
  • 23-31 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 89-97 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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This International Year One 2-Semester Pathway lasts 12 months and is designed for students who have a moderate level of English.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 65, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, Password 6.0 in Knowledge and 5.0 in Writing or Completion of Academic English Core and OCS Level 4.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High school diploma; 2.5 minimum GPA equivalent.

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

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
20 August 2018 15 May 2019 2 Semesters $36,800
15 January 2019 9 August 2019 2 Semesters $36,800
19 August 2019 13 May 2020 2 Semesters
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14 January 2020 7 August 2020 2 Semesters
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Class information

Class hours:

17-21 hours per week

Class size: 20

This International Year One 3-Semester Pathway lasts 18 months and is designed for students who need a more intensive English-language program.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 50 (10 subscores in reading and listening), IELTS 5.0 (4.5 subscores in reading and listening) or Completion of Academic English Core and OCS Level 3 or higher.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High school diploma; 2.5 minimum GPA equivalent.

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

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
20 August 2018 9 August 2019 3 Semesters $46,150
15 January 2019 17 December 2019 3 Semesters $46,150
19 August 2019 7 August 2020 3 Semesters
-
14 January 2020 15 December 2020 3 Semesters
-

Class information

Class hours:

17-21 hours per week

Class size: 20

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 65, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, Password 6.0 in Knowledge and 5.0 in Writing or Completion of Academic English Core and OCS Level 4.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High school diploma; 2.5 minimum GPA equivalent.

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

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
20 August 2018 15 May 2019 2 Semesters $36,800
15 January 2019 9 August 2019 2 Semesters $36,800
19 August 2019 13 May 2020 2 Semesters
-
14 January 2020 7 August 2020 2 Semesters
-

Class information

Class hours:

17-21 hours per week

Class size: 20

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 50 (10 subscores in reading and listening), IELTS 5.0 (4.5 subscores in reading and listening) or Completion of Academic English Core and OCS Level 3 or higher.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High school diploma; 2.5 minimum GPA equivalent.

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

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
20 August 2018 9 August 2019 3 Semesters $46,150
15 January 2019 17 December 2019 3 Semesters $46,150
19 August 2019 7 August 2020 3 Semesters
-
14 January 2020 15 December 2020 3 Semesters
-

Class information

Class hours:

17-21 hours per week

Class size: 20
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