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Our Institute for International Scholars will prepare you for graduate school programs by providing focused training in writing and communication skills. Our seminar classes closely resemble the classroom experience of U.S. graduate programs. During the six-week program, you will build the skills and confidence necessary for success in your graduate school experience while exploring the Greater Boston area.

Program Requirements

To apply for this program you must have:

  • A completed undergraduate degree
  • An intention to pursue further studies at a university or college
  • A minimum TOEFL score of 71 (internet), 197 (computer), or 530 (paper)

Program Curriculum

Your program will consist of two main classes and afternoon extracurricular activities and excursions. You are invited to participate in the Discover America excursions on Wednesday afternoons that explore the greater Boston area. Classes meet weekdays from 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Classes have an average of 10 students and last 1 hour and 45 minutes.

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Academic Speaking Course

In this class you will develop and refine your language skills for teamwork, discussions, debates, and other verbal interactions. We tailor grammar and pronunciation instruction to meet your skill level.

Research Writing Course

In this class you will learn to construct a graduate-level research paper. You will meet with your writing instructor to receive individual feedback and learn to strengthen your listening, note-taking, writing, and seminar presentation skills.

Tutoring

Should you need it, our program staff can arrange evening tutoring sessions to complement our intensive academic program.

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Program taught in:
  • English
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Last updated August 13, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
July 2020
Duration
6 weeks
Full-time
Price
- Residential Students - $5,880/Commuter Students - $2,780
Deadline
June 1, 2020
*late applications accepted for additional fee
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Application deadline
June 1, 2020
*late applications accepted for additional fee
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