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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 Marshall 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 Marshall University. This transition from an INTO International Year One program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 120-129 credit hour program
  • 29-33 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 87-91 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 120-129 credit hour program
  • 13-15 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 107-114 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 1-Semester Pathway lasts six months and is designed for students who already have a higher level of English.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60 iBT, IELTS 6.0 or Completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grade below C.

Academic requirements:

Secondary/High school diploma - 2.0 GPA on a US 4.0 scale.

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

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
10 January 2019 10 May 2019 1 Semester $13,160
16 May 2019 9 August 2019 1 Semester $13,160
19 August 2019 13 December 2019 1 Semester
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9 January 2020 1 May 2020 1 Semester
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14 May 2020 14 August 2020 1 Semester
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Class information

Class hours:

14-17 hours per week

Class size: 12

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 50 iBT, IELTS 5.5 (5.0 subscores), Password Overall Level 6 , PTEA 44 or Completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C.

Academic requirements:

Secondary/High school diploma - 2.0 GPA on a US 4.0 scale.

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

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
10 January 2019 9 August 2019 2 Semesters $22,890
16 May 2019 13 December 2019 2 Semesters $22,890
19 August 2019 1 May 2020 2 Semesters
-
9 January 2020 14 August 2020 2 Semesters
-
14 May 2020 11 December 2020 2 Semesters
-

Class information

Class hours:

14-17 hours per week

Class size: 12

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60 iBT, IELTS 6.0 or Completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grade below C.

Academic requirements:

Secondary/High school diploma - 2.0 GPA on a US 4.0 scale.

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

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
10 January 2019 10 May 2019 1 Semester $13,160
16 May 2019 9 August 2019 1 Semester $13,160
19 August 2019 13 December 2019 1 Semester
-
9 January 2020 1 May 2020 1 Semester
-
14 May 2020 14 August 2020 1 Semester
-

Class information

Class hours:

14-17 hours per week

Class size: 12

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 50 iBT, IELTS 5.5 (5.0 subscores), Password Overall Level 6 , PTEA 44 or Completion of Academic English Level 4 with no grades below C.

Academic requirements:

Secondary/High school diploma - 2.0 GPA on a US 4.0 scale.

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

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
10 January 2019 9 August 2019 2 Semesters $22,890
16 May 2019 13 December 2019 2 Semesters $22,890
19 August 2019 1 May 2020 2 Semesters
-
9 January 2020 14 August 2020 2 Semesters
-
14 May 2020 11 December 2020 2 Semesters
-

Class information

Class hours:

14-17 hours per week

Class size: 12
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