Preparatory Year Programs in General Studies

A preparatory year is a specialized academic program designed to help students prepare for their first year of college or university. The preparatory year was created to help students make a smooth transition from high school to college.For students who are unsure of their future careers, the pursuit of programs in general studies may be of interest. General studies are broad by design, meaning th… Read more

A preparatory year is a specialized academic program designed to help students prepare for their first year of college or university. The preparatory year was created to help students make a smooth transition from high school to college.

For students who are unsure of their future careers, the pursuit of programs in general studies may be of interest. General studies are broad by design, meaning that it is like a buffet of academic programs, allowing students to see what interests them.

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University of Leicester Global Study Centre
Leicester, United Kingdom

On this programme, you will enter the International Foundation Year and are guaranteed progression to the first year of your chosen degree (if you meet the required criteria). ... +

On this programme, you will enter the International Foundation Year and are guaranteed progression to the first year of your chosen degree (if you meet the required criteria). Teaching takes place in the Global Study Centre (GSC) using dedicated lecturers who know the strengths and weaknesses of each student. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English
21 Sep 2020
Campus
 
Academia Guiu
Barcelona, Spain

Exam Preparation Course for University Access. (Selectividad UNED)

Exam Preparation Course for University Access. (Selectividad UNED) -
Preparatory Programs
Full-time
Spanish
Campus
 
Totino-Grace High School
Minneapolis, USA

Totino-Grace has an exceptional tradition for academic excellence, spiritual growth, athletic and co-curricular engagement, and inspiring service opportunities. Totino-Grace i ... +

Totino-Grace has an exceptional tradition for academic excellence, spiritual growth, athletic and co-curricular engagement, and inspiring service opportunities. Totino-Grace is more than just a high school. Totino-Grace is a student's best preparation for life: inspiring and faith-filled, rigorous and engaging, creative and collaborative—a school where each student will develop confidence in themselves and their futures. -
Preparatory Programs
Full-time
English
25 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Berlin International College
Berlin, Germany

The intensive BIC Preparation Program PPS includes Studienkolleg (foundation courses) and FSP (Feststellungsprüfung) for international students who want to study a bachelor de ... +

The intensive BIC Preparation Program PPS includes Studienkolleg (foundation courses) and FSP (Feststellungsprüfung) for international students who want to study a bachelor degree (taught in German) in Germany but do not have direct admission - German classes offered as well. Application to BIC is coupled with application to a BIC partner university, and acceptance to BIC comes with a conditional acceptance letter to the partner university. The only condition is successful graduation from BIC. -
Preparatory Programs
Full-time
8 - 18 months
German
Apr 2020
Campus
 
d'Overbroeck's
Oxford, United Kingdom

Our UK Study Abroad courses are designed specifically for students like you wanting to experience studying in a UK school. We have students from all over the world coming to l ... +

Our UK Study Abroad courses are designed specifically for students like you wanting to experience studying in a UK school. We have students from all over the world coming to learn and experience life in the university city of Oxford. -
Preparatory Programs
Full-time
4 - 12 months
English
Apr 2020
Campus
 
Gulf College Oman
Seeb, Oman

The Faculty of Foundation Studies aims at equipping the students with the required Generic, English Language, Application and Integration skills of effective learning and succ ... +

The Faculty of Foundation Studies aims at equipping the students with the required Generic, English Language, Application and Integration skills of effective learning and succeeding in Higher Education Programmes taught in English. The Programme suits the requirements of those who need to enhance their English Language and key underpinning knowledge and skills to take up the study of degree programs. The faculty facilitates and provides an effective route for progression onto undergraduate programs. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
2 semesters
English
01 Mar 2020
15 Feb 2020
Campus
 
Avicenna International College
Budapest, Hungary

NCUK is a worldwide recognized consortium of leading UK universities which provides high ranking educational services for the UK and international students to prepare themselv ... +

NCUK is a worldwide recognized consortium of leading UK universities which provides high ranking educational services for the UK and international students to prepare themselves for the UK and other universities. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Divan International
Amman, Jordan

NCUK established a foundation year for international students from around the globe to be qualified for studying the Bachelor Degree in 17 UK universities and 27 worldwide. IF ... +

NCUK established a foundation year for international students from around the globe to be qualified for studying the Bachelor Degree in 17 UK universities and 27 worldwide. IFY designed for all academic streams: Science, Literature and Business, upon students’ selections and desires. IELTS, TOEFL or Password specific achievement grade is required. -
Foundation Year
Part-time
English
Oct 2020
01 Oct 2020
Campus
 
NCUK

A qualification designed with our university partners to prepare you for first-year entry to undergraduate degree courses.

A qualification designed with our university partners to prepare you for first-year entry to undergraduate degree courses. -
Preparatory Programs
Full-time
6 months
English
Campus
 
Jacobs University Foundation Year
Bremen, Germany

You are young, ambitious and are looking for inspiration? You have finished high school, want a taste of life at university, and yearn to learn more about the world and its cu ... +

You are young, ambitious and are looking for inspiration? You have finished high school, want a taste of life at university, and yearn to learn more about the world and its cultures? Then you will be interested in our Foundation Year Program. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Superior Institutions of Science & Technology (SIST)
Casablanca, Morocco +2 More

SIST provides a Foundation Year that is oriented for students who still have difficulty in mastering the English language or who do not feel quite confident yet to go straight ... +

SIST provides a Foundation Year that is oriented for students who still have difficulty in mastering the English language or who do not feel quite confident yet to go straight to the BA level. The program for the foundation year is not limited to teaching the language, but it aims to also enable students to learn all the tools needed to conduct academic research and how to deliver professional presentations. Apart from mastering the English language, the students will learn all the business tools that will prepare them to access level 1 in confidence. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
9 months
English
Campus
 
Oxford Sixth Form College
Oxford, United Kingdom

The NCUK International Foundation Year (IFY) in Science is a one-year academic qualification for students aged 17+, that provides guaranteed access to thousands of university ... +

The NCUK International Foundation Year (IFY) in Science is a one-year academic qualification for students aged 17+, that provides guaranteed access to thousands of university degrees. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Summer at Smith College
Northampton, USA

This one-week College Admission Workshop is designed for rising high school juniors and seniors to give promising young women like you the best practices, guidance and top tip ... +

This one-week College Admission Workshop is designed for rising high school juniors and seniors to give promising young women like you the best practices, guidance and top tips for successfully navigating the college application process. Your instructors are Smith's professional admission staff, as well as visiting admission officers from other top-ranked colleges and universities. -
Preparatory Programs
7 days
English
19 Jul 2020
02 Jun 2020
Campus
 
UC Berkeley Extension
Berkeley, USA

Welcome to the vibrant university town of Berkeley, California! As part of the College Foundations Program (CFP), you'll join other international high school graduates prepari ... +

Welcome to the vibrant university town of Berkeley, California! As part of the College Foundations Program (CFP), you'll join other international high school graduates preparing for university study. Attend college-level courses where you'll build English skills and become familiar with typical U.S. university classroom discussions and assignments. Boost your TOEFL and SAT scores through test preparation and get personal college admissions advising. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
4 months
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
N|A|M|E Dubai (Nest Academy of Management Education)
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

This is a foundation course for bachelors, which bridges the gap between grade 10 and grade 12.

This is a foundation course for bachelors, which bridges the gap between grade 10 and grade 12. -
Foundation Year
Full-time
English
Feb 2020
Campus