International Year One in Science, Applied Sciences and Technology

An INTO Illinois State University International Year One in Science, Applied Sciences and Technology will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at Illinois State University.

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

Degree program components

1-Semester:

  • 120 credit-hour program
  • 17 credit hours apply from the Pathway
  • 103 credit hours remaining towards degree

2-Semester:

  • 120 credit-hour program
  • 33 credit hours apply from the Pathway
  • 87 credit hours remaining towards 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

View detailed course content by selecting one of the options below:

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:

TOEFL 79, IELTS 6.5, PTEA 53, IELA 176, Password 7, or Duolingo 120.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
6 January 2020 8 May 2020 1 Semester
View Term dates
$16,120

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 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. No I or W 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:

TOEFL 60, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, IELA 162, Password 6, Completion of Acadmeic English Level 4, or Duolingo 90.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
6 January 2020 7 August 2020 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$28,040

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 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. No I or W 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:

TOEFL 79, IELTS 6.5, PTEA 53, IELA 176, Password 7, or Duolingo 120.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
10 August 2020 11 December 2020 1 Semester
View Term dates
$16,604
4 January 2021 7 May 2021 1 Semester
View Term dates
$16,604

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA

No grade below C

No I or W 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:

TOEFL 60, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, IELA 162, Password 6, Completion of Acadmeic English Level 4, or Duolingo 90.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
10 August 2020 7 May 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$28,881
4 January 2021 6 August 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$28,881

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA

No grade below C

No I or W 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:

TOEFL 50, IELTS 5.0, PTEA 41, IELA 154, Password 5, or Duolingo 75.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
10 August 2020 6 August 2021 3 Semesters
View Term dates
$37,554

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA

No grade below C

No I or W 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:

TOEFL 79, IELTS 6.5, PTEA 53, IELA 176, Password 7, or Duolingo 120.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
9 August 2021 10 December 2021 1 Semester
View Term dates
*
3 January 2022 6 May 2022 1 Semester
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA

No grade below C

No I or W 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:

TOEFL 60, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, IELA 162, Password 6, Completion of Acadmeic English Level 4, or Duolingo 90.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
9 August 2021 6 May 2022 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
3 January 2022 5 August 2022 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA

No grade below C

No I or W 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:

TOEFL 50, IELTS 5.0, PTEA 41, IELA 154, Password 5, or Duolingo 75.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
9 August 2021 5 August 2022 3 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA

No grade below C

No I or W grades

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 79, IELTS 6.5, PTEA 53, IELA 176, Password 7, or Duolingo 120.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
6 January 2020 8 May 2020 1 Semester
View Term dates
$16,120

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 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

No I or W grades

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, IELA 162, Password 6, Completion of Acadmeic English Level 4, or Duolingo 90.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
6 January 2020 7 August 2020 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$28,040

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 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

No I or W grades

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 79, IELTS 6.5, PTEA 53, IELA 176, Password 7, or Duolingo 120.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
10 August 2020 11 December 2020 1 Semester
View Term dates
$16,604
4 January 2021 7 May 2021 1 Semester
View Term dates
$16,604

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA

No grade below C

No I or W grades

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, IELA 162, Password 6, Completion of Acadmeic English Level 4, or Duolingo 90.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
10 August 2020 7 May 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$28,881
4 January 2021 6 August 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$28,881

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA

No grade below C

No I or W grades

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 50, IELTS 5.0, PTEA 41, IELA 154, Password 5, or Duolingo 75.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
10 August 2020 6 August 2021 3 Semesters
View Term dates
$37,554

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA

No grade below C

No I or W grades

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 79, IELTS 6.5, PTEA 53, IELA 176, Password 7, or Duolingo 120.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
9 August 2021 10 December 2021 1 Semester
View Term dates
*
3 January 2022 6 May 2022 1 Semester
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA

No grade below C

No I or W grades

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, IELA 162, Password 6, Completion of Acadmeic English Level 4, or Duolingo 90.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
9 August 2021 6 May 2022 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
3 January 2022 5 August 2022 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA

No grade below C

No I or W grades

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 50, IELTS 5.0, PTEA 41, IELA 154, Password 5, or Duolingo 75.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

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

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
9 August 2021 5 August 2022 3 Semesters
View Term dates
*

Class information

Class duration:

16-17 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

2.5 GPA

No grade below C

No I or W grades

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