International Year One in Natural Science

An INTO Hofstra International Year One program in Natural Science will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at Hofstra University.

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

Degree Program Components

2-Semester

  • 124 credit hour program
  • 33 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 91 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester

  • 124 credit hour program
  • 17 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 107 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 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:

IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 79, Duolingo 120, IELA 176, or Password 8.

Academic requirements:

Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.

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. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
21 January 2020 15 May 2020 1 Semester
View Term dates
$27,400

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Class duration:

12-16 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

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:

IELTS 5.5, TOEFL 60, Duolingo 90, IELA 162, Password 6, or Completion of AE Level 4.

Academic requirements:

Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.

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. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
21 January 2020 21 August 2020 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$47,700

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Class duration:

12-16 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

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:

IELTS 5.0, TOEFL 50, Duolingo 75, IELA 154, or Password 5.

Academic requirements:

Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.

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. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
21 January 2020 18 December 2020 3 Semesters
View Term dates
$56,375

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Class duration:

12-16 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.
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:

IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 79, Duolingo 120, IELA 176, or Password 8.

Academic requirements:

Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.

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. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
31 August 2020 18 December 2020 1 Semester
View Term dates
*
19 January 2021 14 May 2021 1 Semester
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Class duration:

12-16 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

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:

IELTS 5.5, TOEFL 60, Duolingo 90, IELA 162, Password 6, or Completion of AE Level 4.

Academic requirements:

Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.

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. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
31 August 2020 14 May 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
19 January 2021 20 August 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Class duration:

12-16 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

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:

IELTS 5.0, TOEFL 50, Duolingo 75, IELA 154, or Password 5.

Academic requirements:

Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.

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. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
31 August 2020 20 August 2021 3 Semesters
View Term dates
*
19 January 2021 17 December 2021 3 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Class duration:

12-16 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 79, Duolingo 120, IELA 176, or Password 8.

Academic requirements:

Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.

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. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
21 January 2020 15 May 2020 1 Semester
View Term dates
$27,400

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Class duration:

12-16 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.5, TOEFL 60, Duolingo 90, IELA 162, Password 6, or Completion of AE Level 4.

Academic requirements:

Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.

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. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
21 January 2020 21 August 2020 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$47,700

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Class duration:

12-16 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.0, TOEFL 50, Duolingo 75, IELA 154, or Password 5.

Academic requirements:

Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.

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. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
21 January 2020 18 December 2020 3 Semesters
View Term dates
$56,375

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Class duration:

12-16 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 79, Duolingo 120, IELA 176, or Password 8.

Academic requirements:

Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.

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. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
31 August 2020 18 December 2020 1 Semester
View Term dates
*
19 January 2021 14 May 2021 1 Semester
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Class duration:

12-16 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.5, TOEFL 60, Duolingo 90, IELA 162, Password 6, or Completion of AE Level 4.

Academic requirements:

Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.

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. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
31 August 2020 14 May 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
19 January 2021 20 August 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Class duration:

12-16 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.0, TOEFL 50, Duolingo 75, IELA 154, or Password 5.

Academic requirements:

Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.

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. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
31 August 2020 20 August 2021 3 Semesters
View Term dates
*
19 January 2021 17 December 2021 3 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class hours:

12-16 hours per week

Class duration:

12-16 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

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