Graduate Pathway in Design and Commercialization

Saint Louis University

Program Description

Graduate Pathway in Design and Commercialization

Saint Louis University

Do you want to study for a graduate degree in the United States but need to improve English language skills or test scores? A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university. Students are guaranteed progression to a graduate degree program through curriculum consisting of credit-earning courses. We provide full integration with domestic and international students on campus from highly trained university instructors and tutors while giving you academic support throughout the program.

Students who successfully complete an INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in engineering for design and commercialization are assured progression to a UAB graduate engineering degree program upon submission of additional required application materials.

Pathways

2-SEMESTER PATHWAY

CREDIT HOUR DETAILS

  • 36 credit hour program
  • 12 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 24 credit hours remaining towards degree

Semester 1

  • Academic Reading/Writing I
  • Academic Speaking/Listening I
  • Methods for Engineering Practice I
  • Systems Engineering or Special Topics Grad Character I

Semester 2

  • Academic Reading/Writing II
  • Academic Speaking/Listening II
  • Methods for Engineering Practice II
  • Embedded Systems from Industsrial Scholars or Systems Engineering or Special Topics Grad Character I

1-SEMESTER PATHWAY

CREDIT HOUR DETAILS

  • 36 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 27 credit hours remaining towards degree

Semester 1

  • Academic English Skills
  • Methods for Engineering Practice I or II
  • Systems Engineering or Embedded Systems for Industrial Scholars
  • Innovation/Commercialization Project or Special Topics Grad Character I

What are the progression requirements?

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. You must meet the following UAB Pathway Progression criteria in order to progress:

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA in graduate level courses
  • 3.25 GPA in all engineering courses
  • B or better in all courses
  • No grades I or W permitted

What are my degree options after completing the INTO Pathway?

You are guaranteed admission to the Master of Engineering in Design and Commercialization program at UAB after successfully completing the Graduate Pathway and meeting all progression requirements.

Key course facts

Course length: 1-2 semesters

Start dates: January, May, August

Fees: 2017-18: 2-Semester Pathway from $25,480; 1-Semester Pathway from $14,660

Careers: Design Engineer, Materials Engineer, Systems Engineer, Product Designer, Innovation Manager, Project Manager

Entry requirements

Age: 17 years old and above

Academic: 4-year undergraduate degree in engineering, biology, chemistry, mathematics or physics with a 2.5 GPA

English language:

2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 65 or IELTS 5.5 or PTEA 44 or completion of Academic English Level 4 or Password overall Level 6

1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.5 or PTEA 53

Don't meet the entry requirements? We also offer an Academic English course.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 27, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus or Online
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Jan. 2018
May 2018
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1 - 2 semesters
Full time
Price
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14,660 USD
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USA - Saint Louis, Missouri
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Jan. 2018
USA - Saint Louis, Missouri
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: 1-Semester Pathway; 2-Semester Pathway: from $25,480