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To qualify for acceptance into a graduate programs, many students initially complete course work that prepares them for advanced education. Preparatory classes in pathway programs may last from a few weeks through an entire calendar year depending on the curriculum. What is a graduate pathway program? This educational option is designed to help individuals prepare for university degree programs. S… Read more

To qualify for acceptance into a graduate programs, many students initially complete course work that prepares them for advanced education. Preparatory classes in pathway programs may last from a few weeks through an entire calendar year depending on the curriculum.

What is a graduate pathway program? This educational option is designed to help individuals prepare for university degree programs. Students who complete a pathway program are often working on improving their language skills as they prepare for further education. In many cases, they are applying to study internationally. The university may not offer classes in the student’s first language, so additional classwork in the second language can help them meet university entrance requirements. Completing pathway courses can help the student get the most out of his or her graduate university education.

By taking graduate pathway program classes, students frequently strengthen their ability to communicate seamlessly in a second language. Students often use improved writing skills both academically and professionally. Improving the ability to learn and understand new languages quickly has the potential to unlock worldwide travel and career opportunities.

The cost to attend a pathway program varies depending upon its duration and the academic institutions affiliated with the program. Fees can also vary depending on whether classes are offered in the student’s home country and if class credits are transferable to other universities.

Students who complete a graduate pathway program often do so to qualify for entrance into a 2-year or 4-year university. Those with an interest in helping other students frequently find jobs as career navigators or academic advisors. Others may find rewarding careers as language instructors or learning facilitators. Those with an affinity for travel sometimes choose careers as international hosts for global corporations, travel companies or cruise lines.

Pathway programs at universities around the world may be offered online or in conjunction with other university departments. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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University of Northampton International College
Northampton , United Kingdom

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Accounting and Finance, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your ch ... +

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Accounting and Finance, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters degree. You will also develop your intellectual, practical and communication skills to support you in your onward academic studies and future career. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Jan 2021
Campus
 
Birmingham City University International College
Birmingham , United Kingdom

The University’s Faculty of Arts, Design and Media has been placed 151-200 in the world for Art and Design! (QS World University Rankings 2019 by Subject). Birmingham City Uni ... +

The University’s Faculty of Arts, Design and Media has been placed 151-200 in the world for Art and Design! (QS World University Rankings 2019 by Subject). Birmingham City University has a strong international outlook – with former graduates now working in Shanghai, Spain, Malaysia, London, Hong Kong, India, Kuwait, Thailand and Taiwan, to name but a few! Birmingham City School of Art is a Grade I listed Venetian Gothic building located next to Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery and just a five-minute walk from the Library of Birmingham. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
2 - 3 semesters
English
Campus
 
The College, Swansea University
Swansea , United Kingdom

The courses are structured to provide a solid understanding of current micro and macroeconomics, finance and banking principles, analysis and regulation, after which students ... +

The courses are structured to provide a solid understanding of current micro and macroeconomics, finance and banking principles, analysis and regulation, after which students can select courses of particular interest. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Campus
 

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IMI International Management Institute Switzerland
Lucerne , Switzerland

Designed for those who wish to move to the culinary sector but have limited or no experience of the culinary arts industry.

Designed for those who wish to move to the culinary sector but have limited or no experience of the culinary arts industry. -
MBA Graduate Pathway
Full-time
6 - 12 months
English
Campus
 
Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham
Birmingham , United Kingdom

Open to business, management and economics graduates, this MSc is a specialist programme that will build on your existing skills and knowledge and develop them to Masters leve ... +

Open to business, management and economics graduates, this MSc is a specialist programme that will build on your existing skills and knowledge and develop them to Masters level. -
MSc Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Campus
 
University of Northampton International College
Northampton , United Kingdom

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Business Management, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chose ... +

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Business Management, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters degree. You will also develop your intellectual, practical and communication skills to support you in your onward academic studies and future career. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Campus
 
University of Northampton International College
Northampton , United Kingdom

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Computing, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters ... +

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Computing, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters degree. You will also develop your intellectual, practical and communication skills to support you in your onward academic studies and future career. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Campus
 
University of Northampton International College
Northampton , United Kingdom

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Education, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters ... +

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Education, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters degree. You will also develop your intellectual, practical and communication skills to support you in your onward academic studies and future career. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Campus
 
University of Northampton International College
Northampton , United Kingdom

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Health, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters deg ... +

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Health, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters degree. You will also develop your intellectual, practical and communication skills to support you in your onward academic studies and future career. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Jan 2021
Campus
 
University of Northampton International College
Northampton , United Kingdom

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Tourism and Hospitality, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your c ... +

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Tourism and Hospitality, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters degree. You will also develop your intellectual, practical and communication skills to support you in your onward academic studies and future career. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Jan 2021
Campus
 
University of Northampton International College
Northampton , United Kingdom

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in International Relations, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your c ... +

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in International Relations, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters degree. You will also develop your intellectual, practical and communication skills to support you in your onward academic studies and future career. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Campus
 
University of Northampton International College
Northampton , United Kingdom

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Leather Technology, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to excel in yo ... +

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Leather Technology, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to excel in your Master's. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Campus
 
University of Northampton International College
Northampton , United Kingdom

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Logistics, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters ... +

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Logistics, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters degree. You will also develop your intellectual, practical and communication skills to support you in your onward academic studies and future career. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Jan 2021
Campus
 
University of Northampton International College
Northampton , United Kingdom

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in MBA, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters degree ... +

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in MBA, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters degree. You will also develop your intellectual, practical and communication skills to support you in your onward academic studies and future career. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Campus
 
University of Northampton International College
Northampton , United Kingdom

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Sport and Exercise, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen ... +

During your one-semester Pre-Master’s programme in Sport and Exercise, you will develop fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic principles relevant to your chosen masters degree. You will also develop your intellectual, practical and communication skills to support you in your onward academic studies and future career. -
Graduate Pathway
Full-time
English
Jan 2021
Campus
 

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