International Year One in Computer Science

General

Program Description

International Year One in Computer Science will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at Suffolk University.

Upon successful completion of International Year One and meeting university requirements for undergraduate admission, you may enter your next semester of undergraduate study at Suffolk University. This transition from an INTO Suffolk program to a university degree program is called progression.


Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 126 credit hour program
  • 33 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 93 credit hours remaining toward a degree

1-Semester:

  • 126 credit hour program
  • 17 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 109 credit hours remaining toward a degree

Course features

  • Begin earning credits toward your degree even if you don’t meet the academic and English requirements for direct entry.
  • Receive additional support to move you successfully through your first year at a US university.
  • Graduate in the same amount of time as domestic students.
  • Smaller class sizes allow you to spend more time with your teachers.
  • Develop the knowledge and skills for your degree through your chosen pathway.

Key course facts

  • Course length: 1-3 Semesters
  • Start dates: 2019: January, August; 2020: January
  • Fees: From $22,970
  • Class hours: 12-16 hours per week
  • Class size: 18
  • Award: This Pathway program leads to a degree in Computer Science at Suffolk University.
  • Course options:
    • 1-Semester Pathway
    • 2-Semester Pathway
    • 3-Semester Pathway

Entry requirements

1-Semester Pathway

  • Academic requirements: High school diploma; 2.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • English language requirements: TOEFL iBT 79, IELTS 6.5, PTEA 53, or IELA 176.
  • Age requirements: 16 years and above.

2-Semester Pathway

  • Academic requirements: High school diploma; 2.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • English language requirements: TOEFL iBT 60, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, Password 5.5, IELA 162, Completion of Academic English Level 4.
  • Age requirements: 16 years and above.

3-Semester Pathway

  • Academic requirements: High school diploma; 2.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • English language requirements: TOEFL iBT 50, IELTS 5.0, PTEA 41, Password 5, IELA 154.
  • 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*.

Last updated September 2018

About the School

At Suffolk University there are no boundaries! With over 110 programs to choose from, students can pursue their passions and earn a degree from a nationally-respected institution. Every program at Suf ... Read More

At Suffolk University there are no boundaries! With over 110 programs to choose from, students can pursue their passions and earn a degree from a nationally-respected institution. Every program at Suffolk is designed to ensure you get the very best education to help you achieve your career goals. Read less