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Overview

After Graduation

Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program in Information Systems 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.

Programme Structure

Course features

  • 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.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 6 months
    • Duration description

      1 - 2 Semesters

  • Credits
    9 alternative credits

    2-Semester

    • 30 credit hour program + 3 credits required prerequisite
    • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
    • 21 credit hours remaining toward degree

    1-Semester

    • 30 credit hour program
    • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
    • 21 credit hours remaining toward degree
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:

  • Minimum required score:

    65

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

    Schedule TOEFL®

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

Academic Requirements

  • Minimum GPA of 2.5. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
English Requirements
  • 1-Semester: IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 79, Duolingo 70, IELA 176, or Password 8.
  • 2-Semester: IELTS 5.5, TOEFL 65, Duolingo 55, IELA 169, Password 6, or Completion of AE Level 4.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20400 USD per year and a duration of 6 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Tuition fees can be up to $35,400 depending on the start and / or programme type.

Living costs for Hempstead

  • 1300 - 2840 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. Scholarship funding is available for both direct-entry and Pathway students. Awards range from $2,000 to $24,000.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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