INTO CSU’s Graduate Pathway program in Mechanical Engineering will prepare you to enter the second year of a master’s degree program at Colorado State University.

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

Degree Program Components


  • 30 credit hour degree program
  • 12-13 credit hours may apply from Pathway
  • 17-18 credit hours remaining toward a 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 coursework.

Key course facts

  • Course length: 2 Semesters
  • Start dates: 2019: August
  • Fees: Prices due to commence in the academic year 2019 – 2020 have not yet been confirmed.
  • Class hours: 9-12 hours per week
  • Class size: 14
  • Award: The INTO CSU Graduate Pathway program in Mechanical Engineering leads to Colorado State University's Mechanical Engineering ME degree.
  • Course options: 2-Semester. Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

Entry requirements

  • Academic requirements: Undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering or closely related engineering discipline. 2.75 GPA.
  • English language requirements: TOEFL iBT 70, IELTS 6.0, PTEA 48, Password 6.5, Completion of Academic English Level 3 with a minimum of 75% in all graded courses, or IELA 169.
  • Age requirements: 16 years and above.

*Please note that the prices for courses due to commence in the academic year 2019 – 2020 have not yet been confirmed. The prices that are shown for the current academic year of 2018 – 2019 will be subject to an increase of up to a maximum of 4%. As soon as the prices for 2019 – 2020 are confirmed they will be updated so please continue to check here for the most up to date information*.

Program taught in:
  • English
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