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International Year One in Environmental Economics and Policy

INTO Oregon State University, United States
International Year One in Environmental Economics and Policy
Next enrollment cycle June 2024 See all cycles
Total Cost KES 5,614,010
Course Accredited By NA
1 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 Environmental Economics and Policy will prepare students to enter their next term of a bachelor's degree program at Oregon State University.

  • OSU is ranked among the highest research universities in the US by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
  • Our researchers and students work in the classroom, in the lab and in the field.
  • Our faculty are collaborative, advancing their research by working across disciplines at OSU.
  • Students can choose from three- to four-term Pathway programs.
  • Students are fully admitted to OSU provided successful completion of conditional admission criteria at the end of the Pathway and submission of all required admission credentials.
  • 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.

Standard

  • Start dates: March, June, September and December
  • Program length: 3 Terms

Comprehensive

  • Start dates: March, June, September and December
  • Program length: 4 Terms

Enrollment Cycles

  • June 2024
  • September 2024
  • December 2024
  • March 2025

Entry Requirements

Standard
Age requirement

  • 16

Academic requirements

  • High school diploma; Minimum 2.5 GPA.

English language entry requirements

  • 3 Terms: TOEFL 60, IELTS 5.5, Password 6, PTEA 44, IELA 162, Duolingo 90, or Completion of Academic English Level 4.

Comprehensive
Age requirement

  • 16

Academic requirements

  • High school diploma; Minimum 2.5 GPA.

English language entry requirements

  • 4 Terms: TOEFL 50, IELTS 5.0, Password 5, PTEA 41, IELA 154, Duolingo 75, or Completion of Academic English Level 3
  • 180 credit hour program
  • 45 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 135 credit hours remaining toward degree

Term 1

  • ALS 150 Academic Reading/Writing 3 Credits
  • ALS 151 Academic Listening/Speaking 3 Credits
  • MTH Math Course - Variable Level 4 Credits
  • HHS 231 Lifetime Fitness for Health 2 Credits
  • ALS 181 Lifetime Fitness for Health ESL Bridge 2 Credits
  • AEC 121 Discover Agriculture & Resource Economics 1 Credits
  • Total 15 Credits

Term 2

  • ALS 162 Advanced Academic Writing/INT'L 3 Credits
  • COMM 111 Public Speaking 3 Credits
  • MTH Math Course - Variable Level 4 Credits
  • AEC 250 Introduction to Environmental Economics & Policy 3 Credits
  • GEOG 106 Geography of the Western World 3 Credits
  • Total 16 Credits

Term 3

  • WR 121 English Composition 3 Credits
  • AEC 243 Global Poverty & Sustainable Development 3 Credits
  • SUS 102 Introduction to Environmental Science and Sustainability 4 Credits
  • BI 101 General Biology 4 Credits
  • Total 14 Credits

Term 4 (Optional)

  • Total 0 Credits

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

  • All International Year One programs have an advanced version with fewer language and study skills classes for students with higher levels of
  • English on entry.

Term 4 (Optional)

  • During the fourth term students can complete additional classes to ensure that they are well prepared for their second year at OSU and on track to complete in 4 years.

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