Completing a graduate pathway program provides an opportunity to develop skills and competencies in a second language before going abroad to earn a degree. These programs are a great way for students to prepare for higher education.
Pursuing a program in TESOL is beneficial for those wanting to teach English as a second language. Topics may include the structure of English and how to teach it, the theory and practice of teaching pronunciation, and materials and curriculum design.
The USA remains the world’s most popular destination for international students. Universities in the US dominate the world rankings and the country also offers a wide variety of exciting study locations. State university systems are partially subsidized by state governments, and may have many campuses spread around the state, with hundreds of thousands of students.
New York is northeastern and 3rd most populous state of US. Statue of Liberty, Niagara Falls and General Shuylers House at Saratoga National Historic Park are among the most visited places by the university/college level students. Public university system of the state includes 68 Communities, technical, undergraduate, doctor-granting colleges. There are many private colleges in the province as well.
An INTO Hofstra Graduate Pathway program in Languages Other than English & TESOL - Certification will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree pro
An INTO Hofstra Graduate Pathway program in Languages Other than English & TESOL - Certification will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Hofstra University.
Upon successful completion of the Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Hofstra University. This transition from an INTO Hofstra program to a university degree program is called progression.
Degree Program Components
40 credit hour program
12 credit hours apply from Pathway
28 credit hours remaining toward a degree
40 credit hour program
9 credit hours apply from Pathway
31 credit hours remaining toward a degree
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.
Course length: 1 - 2 Semesters
Start dates: 2019: August; 2020: January, August; 2021: January
Fees: From $20,400
Academic Requirements: Minimum GPA of 3.0. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in the target language (Arabic, Chinese/Mandarin, French, German, Italian, Russian, or Spanish) or a minimum of 36 hours in college-level coursework above level four, in the respective language. General liberal art coursework required.
English Language Requirements: From IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL 65...