The University of Hartford International Pathway Program
Your International Pathway to Undergraduate and Graduate Study at a US University
The International Pathway Program (IPP) is your route to a degree from the highly ranked University of Hartford. With our program, you will develop the skills to progress to the undergraduate or Master’s degree of your choice – and graduate on time. We provide you with the best possible start to your degree program, ensuring that you go on to find academic, social and personal success as a college student in the US.
The IPP is open to students who have proven their academic ability but need to strengthen their English skills to achieve positive results in the collegiate environment. You will learn about the subjects you love, while being able to dedicate time to developing your English. You can choose between our International Year for undergraduate students, and our Master’s International Year for graduate students – so you can continue on to your dream degree at the University of Hartford.
Pathway Program Options
Whether you study the International Year or Master's International Year, you can choose between the following study options:
- Standard 2-Semester Pathway
- Extended 3-Semester Pathway
- Extended Plus 4-Semester Pathway
Each semester you will take a combination of Hartford academic courses (credited) and English courses (non-credited). Course options are dependent upon the required pathway. Once you have reached the required English level you can progress onto your program at the University of Hartford.
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- PATHWAY PROGRAM
- DEGREE PROGRAM
English Language Institute
If you don’t yet have the English scores to study our International Pathway Program, you have the opportunity to study in our Pre-Sessional English program at the English Language Institute in order for you to get the most out of your time studying with us.
After Your Pathway Program
Once you have completed your pathway program and continue on to study at the University, you may have the opportunity to apply for internships to continue developing your skills. You may also be eligible to complete an Optional Practical Training (OPT) upon your graduation.
The University of Hartford is ranked
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Check our entry requirements for both our undergraduate International Year pathway or our Master’s International Year pathway for graduate students.
Progression Degrees at the University of Hartford
The tables below show the majors available to IPP students and the grades you will need to achieve.
The overall grade relates to your Grade Point Average (on a 4.0 scale), which is the U.S. system for assessment. The English grades are the minimum requirements you need to obtain in the IPP to progress to your chosen degree program.
Schools & Leadership
Plan for your future and see which schools at the University of Hartford you can study at – as well as the degree options available to you after your International Pathway Program.
Find out more about the admissions process to study the International Pathway Program, as well as information on entry requirements and fees.
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