International Year One in Biomedical Sciences

INTO Drew University, United States

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Next enrollment cycle

January 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 43,135

Course Accredited By

NA

  • 2 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Pathway Programme
International Year One allows students to begin earning credits toward their degree even if they don’t meet the academic and English requirements for direct entry.
International Year One in the Biomedical Sciences will prepare students to enter their next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at Drew University.
  • A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university.
  • Students are guaranteed progression to an undergraduate degree program through a curriculum consisting of credit-earning courses.
  • Students will benefit from fully integrated classes with both domestic and other international students on campus while learning from highly trained university instructors and tutors.
  • Drew International Year One programs are two years long, providing students with comprehensive support for the first half of their studies.

Standard - 4Semesters

  • Comprehensive - 5Semesters

Enrollment Cycles

  • January 2022
  • May 2022
  • August 2022

Standard 
Age requirement 16
Academic requirements

  • High school diploma with a US equivalent of a 2.5 GPA.

English language entry requirements

  • 4 Semesters: TOEFL 60 (11 minimum subscores), IELTS 5.5 (5.0 minimum subscores), PTEA 44, Password overall level 6, IELA 162 (154 minimum subscores), or Duolingo 90.

Comprehensive

  • Age requirement 16

Academic requirements

  • High school diploma with a US equivalent of a 2.5 GPA.

English language entry requirements

  • 5 Semesters: TOEFL 50 (10 minimum subscores), IELTS 5.0 (4.5 minimum subscores), PTEA 41, Password overall level 5, IELA 154 (minimum subscore of 147), or Duolingo 75.
  • 129 credit hour program
  • 65 credit hours apply from Pathway64 credit hours remaining toward degree

Semester 1
Course title
Credit hours

  • EAP 101
  • English for Academic Purposes I (Reading & Writing)
  • 4 Credits
  • EAP 102
  • English for Academic Purposes I (Listening & Speaking)
  • 4 Credits
  • AMST 101
  • American Popular Culture
  • 4 Credits
  • CHEM 150/150L
  • General Chemistry I
  • 4 Credits
  • Total
  • 16 Credits

Semester 2
Course title
Credit hours

  • EAP 201
  • English for Academic Purposes II (Reading & Writing)
  • 4 Credits
  • EAP 202
  • Public Speaking
  • 4 Credits
  • BIOL 160/160L
  • Diversity of Life
  • 4 Credits
  • CHEM 160/160L
  • General Chemistry 2
  • 4 Credits
  • DREW 110
  • Launch Workshop: Preparation for Career and Academic Success
  • 1 Credits
  • Total
  • 17 Credits

Semester 3
Course title
Credit hours

  • WRTG 101
  • College Writing for ESOL
  • 4 Credits
  • BIOL 150 or NEUR 101
  • Ecology and Evolution or Intro to Neuroscience
  • 4 Credits
  • BIOL 250
  • Molecular and Cellular Biology
  • 4 Credits
  • CHEM 250 or BIOL 256
  • Organic Chemistry 1 or Anatomy and Physiology I
  • 4 Credits
  • Total
  • 16 Credits

Semester 4
Course title
Credit hours

  • CHEM 350 OR BIOL 258
  • Organic Chemistry II or Anatomy & Physiology II
  • 4 Credit
  • BIOL 252
  • Microbiology
  • 4 Credits
  • MATH 117
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • 4 Credits
  • Elective
  • College Elective
  • 4 Credits
  • Total
  • 16 Credits
  • Notes

* These courses are generally delivered through the INTO Center and are for Pathway students only.

  • Students must maintain 2.0 GPA per semester to remain in good academic standing. Semester 3 will always commence in the fall. During the second year of the Pathway program, students will select a well-rounded set of courses with the help of their academic advisor.
  • Total Standard Course Fees is $43,135/-
  •  Total Comprehensive Course Fees is $50,775/-

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