International Year One in Natural Sciences

International Year One in Natural Sciences 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 Drew University or at a number of well-known US universities. Progression is the transition from an INTO program to a university degree program.

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Want to customize your studies to suit you? We’d love to see you on campus, but if you are unable to travel, our flexible learning options allow you to start your degree right away, wherever you are, on-campus or online.

No matter where and how you study, we guarantee the same high-quality programs and faculty and the same outcomes.

When you’re able to join us in person, we’ll make the transition to on-campus learning as smooth as possible, supporting you every step of the way. And with our partner universities carefully following COVID-19 regulations, we’ll always put your health and wellbeing first, so you can focus on what matters – your future.

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 program.
  • Start taking classes in your major while progressing through the IYO program.
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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), TOEFL Essentials 6.5 (6.0 minimum subscores) IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores), PTEA 44, Password overall level 6,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 up to $15,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
11 January 2023 11 August 2023 4 Semesters
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USD $44,430
17 May 2023 15 December 2023 4 Semesters
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USD $44,430

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20
Course Delivery Method Multi-Delivery
Class duration:

12-16 hours per week


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

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), TOEFL Essentials 6.0, IELTS 5.0 (4.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 41, Password overall level 5,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 up to $15,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
11 January 2023 15 December 2023 5 Semesters
View Term dates
USD $52,300
17 May 2023 8 May 2024 5 Semesters
View Term dates
USD $52,300

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20
Course Delivery Method Multi-Delivery
Class duration:

12-16 hours per week


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

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), TOEFL Essentials 6.5 (6.0 minimum subscores) IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores), PTEA 44, Password overall level 6,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 up to $15,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
20 August 2023 8 May 2024 4 Semesters
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10 January 2024 9 August 2024 4 Semesters
View Term dates
*
15 May 2024 13 December 2024 4 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20
Course Delivery Method Multi-Delivery
Class duration:

12-16 hours per week


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

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), TOEFL Essentials 6.0, IELTS 5.0 (4.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 41, Password overall level 5,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 up to $15,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
20 August 2023 9 August 2024 5 Semesters
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*
10 January 2024 13 December 2024 5 Semesters
View Term dates
*
15 May 2024 14 May 2025 5 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20
Course Delivery Method Multi-Delivery
Class duration:

12-16 hours per week


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

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), TOEFL Essentials 6.5 (6.0 minimum subscores) IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores), PTEA 44, Password overall level 6,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 up to $15,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
11 January 2023 11 August 2023 4 Semesters
View Term dates
USD $44,430
17 May 2023 15 December 2023 4 Semesters
View Term dates
USD $44,430

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20
Course Delivery Method Multi-Delivery
Class duration:

12-16 hours per week

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

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), TOEFL Essentials 6.0, IELTS 5.0 (4.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 41, Password overall level 5,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 up to $15,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
11 January 2023 15 December 2023 5 Semesters
View Term dates
USD $52,300
17 May 2023 8 May 2024 5 Semesters
View Term dates
USD $52,300

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20
Course Delivery Method Multi-Delivery
Class duration:

12-16 hours per week

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

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), TOEFL Essentials 6.5 (6.0 minimum subscores) IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores), PTEA 44, Password overall level 6,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 up to $15,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
20 August 2023 8 May 2024 4 Semesters
View Term dates
*
10 January 2024 9 August 2024 4 Semesters
View Term dates
*
15 May 2024 13 December 2024 4 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20
Course Delivery Method Multi-Delivery
Class duration:

12-16 hours per week

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

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), TOEFL Essentials 6.0, IELTS 5.0 (4.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 41, Password overall level 5,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 up to $15,000 per year for qualified students entering Drew through the Pathway program.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
20 August 2023 9 August 2024 5 Semesters
View Term dates
*
10 January 2024 13 December 2024 5 Semesters
View Term dates
*
15 May 2024 14 May 2025 5 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20
Course Delivery Method Multi-Delivery
Class duration:

12-16 hours per week

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA. No grade below C-.

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