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Top 11 Undergraduate Pathways in Humanities Studies 2019/2020

Many universities require prospective students to pass a language proficiency exam. For those pursuing an education in another language, they can enroll in an undergraduate pathway program that helps them improve their written and verbal communication skills.

What is an undergraduate pathway in humanities studies? This program covers a broad range of academic disciplines. It’s ideal for learners who have an interest in multiple liberal arts subjects. Courses usually cover topics such as theology, business writing, philosophy, interdisciplinary arts, music, literature, film, history and foreign languages. In some instances, the students may choose a concentration that appeals to their personal interest.

Students who work toward an undergraduate pathway in humanities studies often cultivate strong communication and teamwork skills, which are qualities many prospective employers find attractive. Time management is an attribute that’s often nurtured, which helps them manage their daily activities.

An undergraduate pathway program in humanities will have different fee structures, depending on the university. Program length, books and school location are a few factors that can impact education costs. Students who have questions regarding enrollment fees are encouraged to contact a school’s admissions office.

Individuals who complete an undergraduate pathway in humanities studies often have a broad range of career options. Upon entering the workforce, they can land jobs working with corporations, nonprofit organizations and government agencies. Among the most popular fields for these graduates are social service, law, sales, marketing, advertising and education. Common job titles associated with this career path include sales manager, account executive, copy editor, lobbyist and social work assistant. Overall, there is strong job growth in this field, but it varies among occupations.

 

There are schools that have an online option for students pursuing an undergraduate pathway in humanities studies. This is a convenient way of fulfilling one’s career ambitions. 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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11 Results in Humanities Studies

Bournemouth & Poole College

Designed specifically for International students, the International Access to University programme is an academic preparation programme for undergraduate entry in eight g ... [+]

DESIGNED SPECIFICALLY FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Designed specifically for International students, the International Access to University programme is an academic preparation programme for undergraduate entry in eight generic subject areas:

Art and Design, Business Studies, Computing, Humanities, Media, Music, Performing Arts and Science.

Venue: Lansdowne campus, Bournemouth – Business Studies, Humanities and Science Venue: North Road, Poole – Art and Design, Computing, Media, Music and Performing Arts Duration: One year, full time Start date: September Introduction

The main purpose of this programme is to enable you to gain direct progression to the first year of an undergraduate programme at a UK university. Graduates from The Bournemouth and Poole College have been successful in gaining entry to many leading UK universities, including those listed (left).... [-]

United Kingdom Bournemouth
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Full-time
1 year
Campus
Washington State University

International Year One in Social Sciences/Humanities will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at Washington State University. Upon succ ... [+]

International Year One in Social Sciences/Humanities will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at Washington State 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 Washington State University. This transition from an INTO WSU program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components:

2-Semester:

120-133 credit hour program 23 credit hours apply from Pathway 97-110 credit hours remaining toward a degree

1-Semester:

120-133 credit hour program1 6 credit hours apply from Pathway 104-117 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 $16,500 Class hours: 12-16 hours per week Class size: 15 Course options: 1-Semester Pathway 2-Semester Pathway Entry requirements ... [-]
USA Pullman
January 2020
Full-time
1 - 3 semesters
Campus
George Mason University

International Year One in Humanities and Social Sciences will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at George Mason University. Upon succ ... [+]

International Year One in Humanities and Social Sciences will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at George Mason 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 George Mason University. This transition from an INTO Mason program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

120 credit hour program 27-31 credit hours apply from Pathway 89-93 credit hours remaining toward a degree

1-Semester:

120 credit hour program 15-16 credit hours apply from Pathway 104-105 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 $21,150 Class hours: 17-21 hours per week Class size: 20 Award: Leads to a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, Art History, Communication, English, Environmental and Sustainability Studies, Foreign Languages, Global Affairs, Government and International Politics, History, Latin American Studies, Music, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Russian and Eurasian Studies, Sociology; Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts in Criminology, Law,... [-]
USA Fairfax
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Full-time
1 - 3 semesters
Campus
University of Stirling

Offered on an integrated basis, you'll complete a preparation year and then enter Year 2 of your undergraduate degree at the University of Stirling. There are a variety o ... [+]

Offered on an integrated basis, you'll complete a preparation year and then enter Year 2 of your undergraduate degree at the University of Stirling. There are a variety of degree subjects available including Media, Journalism, Politics, Sociology, Psychology and Sports Studies. A flexible modular degree structure means you can keep your options open and tailor your degree to your interests and ambitions. As a single programme of study, you can apply for one visa for the full duration of your programme.

Course features A specialist programme helping you to develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree. Guaranteed university placement for all successful students - find out more about our money back guarantee. Our class sizes are smaller than you’ll typically experience at university – so you'll have more time with your teachers. You will have university-style lessons for subject-based modules, to help you adapt to the studying in the UK. Guidance with your university application, ensuring you choose the best degree for you. ... [-]
United Kingdom Stirling
January 2020
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Drew University

If you’ve already completed college or university-level courses and want to transfer to Drew University, the 2-Semester Undergraduate Transfer Program (UTP) is for you. Y ... [+]

If you’ve already completed college or university-level courses and want to transfer to Drew University, the 2-Semester Undergraduate Transfer Program (UTP) is for you. You’ll receive an estimate of transferable credits toward your degree before you start your program.

Have you earned 30 credits or more from another college or university? The 2-Semester UTP provides a customized path to earning your bachelor’s degree at Drew. You won’t repeat coursework and will receive additional academic, language and cultural support to help you excel at a Liberal Arts University. This program has two start dates available: Fall and Spring.

Course features Transfer of credits from your college or university-level classes to your degree A customized curriculum of university credit-bearing courses Guaranteed progression to any undergraduate program upon successful completion of your UTP at George Mason University, Drew University, Colorado State University or Oregon State University Academic advising throughout the program including progression and student success advisors Scholarships between $1,000-$15,000 awarded per year to qualified students. Contact your INTO representative for details Key course facts Course length: 2 Semesters Start dates: 2019: January, August; 2020: January Fees: From $39,500 Class hours: 12-16 hours per week Class size: 20 Award: This Pathway program leads to a variety of bachelor's degrees at Drew University. Course options: 4-Semester Pathway. Entry requirements Academic requirements: Minimum of 30 college/University Credits. High school diploma with a US equivalent of a 2.5 GPA. English language requirements: TOEFL 60 (11 minimum subscores), IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores), PTEA 44, Password overall... [-]
USA Madison
January 2020
Full-time
2 semesters
Campus
Colorado State University

International Year One in Languages, Literature and Culture will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at Colorado State University. Upon ... [+]

International Year One in Languages, Literature and Culture will prepare you to enter your next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at Colorado State 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 Colorado State University. This transition from an INTO International Year One program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

120 credit hour program 8-32 credit hours apply from Pathway 88-112 credits 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, May, August; 2020: January, May Fees: From $18,510 Class hours: 12-16 hours per week Class size: 14 Award: This program leads to the following bachelor's degree programs at Colorado State University within the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures: Spanish, BA or French, BA. Course options: 1-Semester Pathway 2-Semester Pathway 3-Semester Pathway Entry requirements Academic requirements: High school diploma; 2.3 GPA. English language requirements: From IELTS 5.0 or TOEFL 50 or equivalent Age requirements: 16 years and above. ... [-]
USA Fort Collins
January 2020
Full-time
1 - 3 semesters
Campus
The Language Gallery in Germany

TLG Toronto offers you the great opportunity to prepare for academic life in an English-speaking environment, for both undergraduate and postgraduate programs in our part ... [+]

University Pathway Programme

The University Pathway Programme is a pre-sessional course designed for international students who are planning to study for a degree at a university in the UK, Canada, or Germany and need to meet the language requirement of their conditional offer.

This programme will help you to:

Become acquainted with the appropriate language and study skills necessary for academic institutions Develop learning strategies required for university life Develop the functional skills needed for both inside and outside the classroom Settle into an academic environment before starting your studies Course Requirements Levels: A0 and above (Dependent on location) Duration: 8-58 weeks** ... [-]
Germany Berlin Hanover
Open Enrollment
Full-time
8 - 58 weeks
Campus
The Language Gallery in Canada

The University Pathway Programme is a pre-sessional course designed for international students who are planning to study for a degree at a university in the UK, Canada, o ... [+]

University Pathway Programme

The University Pathway Programme is a pre-sessional course designed for international students who are planning to study for a degree at a university in the UK, Canada, or Germany and need to meet the language requirement of their conditional offer.

This programme will help you to:

Become acquainted with the appropriate language and study skills necessary for academic institutions Develop learning strategies required for university life Develop the functional skills needed for both inside and outside the classroom Settle into an academic environment before starting your studies Course Requirements Levels: A0 and above (Dependent on location) Duration: 8-58 weeks** ... [-]
Canada Toronto Vancouver
Open Enrollment
Full-time
8 - 58 weeks
Campus
Jean Moulin Lyon 3 University

The SELF is an upper-division undergraduate level program open to university undergraduates with a basic level of French and who have completed at least two years of univ ... [+]

The SELF is an upper-division undergraduate level program open to university undergraduates with a basic level of French and who have completed at least two years of university studies. It is entirely taught in English and offers approximately 20 courses per semester in the following fields: law/political science, business/business culture, and humanities. The SELF will help students get familiar with the French University system and culture. It can also help them improve their proficiency to study in French the following semester (except for beginners). It is a full-time program and cannot be combined with other programs.

Study in English in Lyon, France (SELF)

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France Lyon
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Full-time
1 - 2 semesters
Campus
The College, Swansea University

Swansea is the only University in the UK to offer the unique BA Honours English - Chinese Translation and Interpreting programme to students with a native or near-native ... [+]

Swansea is the only University in the UK to offer the unique BA Honours English - Chinese Translation and Interpreting programme to students with a native or near-native command of Chinese Mandarin, plus a high level of competence in English as a foreign language.

Key Features

The College, Swansea University provides teaching in smaller groups, with a personalised and supportive educational philosophy that encourages students to reach their maximum academic potential. All courses are available with a choice of start dates and durations, depending on your qualifications and English Language proficiency.

When you study in The College, Swansea University, you are a full student of the University from the start of your course.... [-]

United Kingdom Swansea
January 2020
Full-time
2 semesters
Campus
LBIC London Brunel International College

Humanities, Social Sciences and Education at Brunel are a vibrant community of students and academic staff who are engaged in exploring the world we live in and engaging ... [+]

Humanities, Social Sciences and Education at Brunel are a vibrant community of students and academic staff who are engaged in exploring the world we live in and engaging with ways of changing it for the better. The college is committed to delivering excellent research-led teaching and in preparing its students to lead successful lives and to have brilliant careers.

Your Pathway to Brunel University London

Fees 2019 University Foundation - Two Semester EU £9,250 International £14,900

September is the only available intake for EU students who are applying for a Student Finance Loan.

All LBIC course fees may be subject to a review; please note these fees are a guide only and are subject to change.... [-]

United Kingdom Uxbridge
January 2020
Full-time
2 semesters
Campus