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Graduate Pathway in Human Resources Management

6 months
15100 USD/year
Tuition fee
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INTO Marshall’s Graduate Pathway program in Human Resource Management will prepare you to enter the second year of a master’s degree program at Marshall University.

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Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway in Human Resource Management and meeting Marshall University 's requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study. This transition from an INTO Graduate Pathway 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.


The Graduate Pathway program is for students who:

    Desire to study for a graduate degree in the USNeed to improve English language skillsDesire additional academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed during the first year at a US universityAre not eligible for direct entryAny or all of the above

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


6 - 12 alternative credits


    • 36 credit hour program
    • 12 credit hours apply from Pathway
    • 24 credit hours remaining toward degree


    • 36 credit hour program
    • 6 credit hours apply from Pathway
    • 30 credit hours remaining toward degree


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.25 (required)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
65 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

1-Semester Pathway

  • Bachelor's degree. 2.25 undergraduate GPA.
  • TOEFL iBT 79, IELTS 6.5, Completion of Academic English Level 6 with no grade below B, IELA 176, or Duolingo 68.

2-Semester Pathway

  • Bachelor's degree. 2.25 undergraduate GPA.
  • TOEFL iBT 65, IELTS 6.0, Password Overall Level 7, PTEA 48, Completion of Academic English Level 5 with no grades below C, IELA 169, or Duolingo 55.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15100 USD per year and a duration of 6 months.

Tuition fees can be up to $26,260 depending on the start date and / or programme option.


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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Graduate Pathway in Human Resources Management
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