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Graduate Pathway in Hydrogeology - Hydrogeology

Illinois State University

6 months
15890 USD/year
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An INTO Illinois State University Graduate Pathway in Hydrogeology - Hydrogeology program will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Illinois State University.


After Graduation

Upon successful completion of the  Graduate Pathway in Hydrogeology - Hydrogeology  program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of study at Illinois State University. This transition from an INTO 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.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

Academic Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent with 2.5 GPA out of 4.0 and at least 2 semesters of Chemistry, 2 semesters of Physics, and 2 semesters of Calculus. Applicants who do not have all of the following courses in their background will need to complete any they lack during their program: Mineralogy; Petrology; Structual Geology; Sedimentology; Stratigraphy; and a multi-week field course.

Age Requirements

  • 17 years and above

English Requirements

  • 1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL 79, IELTS 6.5, PTEA 53, IELA 176, Password 7, or Duolingo 105.
  • 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL 65, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, IELA 169, Password 6, Completion of Academic English Level 4, or Duolingo 95.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15890 USD per year during 6 months.
  • Tuition fees start from $15,890 depending on the chosen duration.

Living costs for Normal

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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