Graduate Pathway in Educational Studies

Students who successfully complete an INTO UAB Graduate Pathway program in Educational Studies are assured progression to a UAB educational studies degree program upon submission of additional required application materials. After successfully completing the Pathway program, you are guaranteed to enter the graduate degree program. This transition to university from an INTO program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 39 credit hour program
  • 12 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 27 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 39 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 30 credit hours remaining toward degree

Course features

  • Develop your knowledge and skills through active learning in your chosen subject area.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Adapt to studying in the US with a strong focus on study and research skills.
  • Improve your English level and develop the vocabulary for your chosen degree subject.
  • Students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills through internships after completing course work.
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Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 80 (20 subscores in 3 sections), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 subscores in 3 sections) PTEA 53+, IELA 176, Duolingo 120.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 Year Undergraduate degree or equivalent with minimum 2.5 GPA .

Don't meet the English language level?
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Scholarships

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Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2020 11 December 2020 1 Semester
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$16,170
6 January 2021 30 April 2021 1 Semester
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$16,170

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 14
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 GPA in graduate level courses. Minimum 80% in all required ELI courses. Statement of goals and resume required.

Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 65 (16+ minimum subscores), IELTS 5.5 (5.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 44+, INTO Password: 6.0 overall, IELA 169, Duolingo 95, Completion of Academic English Level 4.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 Year Undergraduate degree or equivalent with minimum 2.5 GPA .

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

We support you. We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve the goal of studying at a world-class US university.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2020 30 April 2021 2 Semesters
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$28,120
6 January 2021 13 August 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$28,120

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 14
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 GPA in graduate level courses. Minimum 80% in all required ELI courses. Statement of goals and resume required.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.
Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 80 (20 subscores in 3 sections), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 subscores in 3 sections) PTEA 53+, IELA 176, Duolingo 120.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 Year Undergraduate degree or equivalent with minimum 2.5 GPA .

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

We support you. We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve the goal of studying at a world-class US university.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
17 August 2021 10 December 2021 1 Semester
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5 January 2022 22 April 2022 1 Semester
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*

*Please note that pricing will be available in the next academic year.


Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 14
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 GPA in graduate level courses. Minimum 80% in all required ELI courses. Statement of goals and resume required.

Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 65 (16+ minimum subscores), IELTS 5.5 (5.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 44+, INTO Password: 6.0 overall, IELA 169, Duolingo 95, Completion of Academic English Level 4.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 Year Undergraduate degree or equivalent with minimum 2.5 GPA .

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

We support you. We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve the goal of studying at a world-class US university.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
17 August 2021 22 April 2022 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
5 January 2022 12 August 2022 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

*Please note that pricing will be available in the next academic year.


Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 14
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week



What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 GPA in graduate level courses. Minimum 80% in all required ELI courses. Statement of goals and resume required.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 80 (20 subscores in 3 sections), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 subscores in 3 sections) PTEA 53+, IELA 176, Duolingo 120.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 Year Undergraduate degree or equivalent with minimum 2.5 GPA .

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

We support you. We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve the goal of studying at a world-class US university.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2020 11 December 2020 1 Semester
View Term dates
$16,170
6 January 2021 30 April 2021 1 Semester
View Term dates
$16,170

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 14
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 GPA in graduate level courses. Minimum 80% in all required ELI courses. Statement of goals and resume required.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 65 (16+ minimum subscores), IELTS 5.5 (5.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 44+, INTO Password: 6.0 overall, IELA 169, Duolingo 95, Completion of Academic English Level 4.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 Year Undergraduate degree or equivalent with minimum 2.5 GPA .

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

We support you. We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve the goal of studying at a world-class US university.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
18 August 2020 30 April 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$28,120
6 January 2021 13 August 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$28,120

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 14
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 GPA in graduate level courses. Minimum 80% in all required ELI courses. Statement of goals and resume required.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 80 (20 subscores in 3 sections), IELTS 6.5 (6.0 subscores in 3 sections) PTEA 53+, IELA 176, Duolingo 120.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 Year Undergraduate degree or equivalent with minimum 2.5 GPA .

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

We support you. We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve the goal of studying at a world-class US university.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
17 August 2021 10 December 2021 1 Semester
View Term dates
*
5 January 2022 22 April 2022 1 Semester
View Term dates
*

*Please note that pricing will be available in the next academic year.

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 14
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 GPA in graduate level courses. Minimum 80% in all required ELI courses. Statement of goals and resume required.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 65 (16+ minimum subscores), IELTS 5.5 (5.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 44+, INTO Password: 6.0 overall, IELA 169, Duolingo 95, Completion of Academic English Level 4.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

4 Year Undergraduate degree or equivalent with minimum 2.5 GPA .

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

We support you. We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve the goal of studying at a world-class US university.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
17 August 2021 22 April 2022 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*
5 January 2022 12 August 2022 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

*Please note that pricing will be available in the next academic year.

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 14
Class duration:

9-13 hours per week

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 3.0 GPA in graduate level courses. Minimum 80% in all required ELI courses. Statement of goals and resume required.

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