International Year One in Computer Science

Overview

International Year One in Computer Science will prepare students to enter their next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at Hofstra University.

Key information

  • 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.

Entry requirements

Academic requirements
Minimum GPA of 2.5. High school diploma.
English language entry requirements
2 Semesters: IELTS 5.5, TOEFL 60, TOEFL Essentials 6.5, Duolingo 90, IELA 162, Password 6, or Completion of AE Level 4.

Dates & Fees


August 2022 start
(2 Semesters)
Mon 29 August 2022 - Fri 19 May 2023
$52,170

January 2023 start
(2 Semesters)
Mon 23 January 2023 - Fri 25 August 2023
$52,170

Example Study Plan

Semester 1
ESL 105
Advanced Reading, Writing and Grammar I
3 Credits
ESL 106
Advanced Speaking, Listening and Viewing I
3 Credits
MATH 071
Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
4 Credits
CSC 014
Discrete Structures for Computer Science I
3 Credits
CHEM 03A
General Chemistry
4 Credits
Semester 2
ESL 111
Advanced Reading, Writing and Grammar II
3 Credits
ESL 112
Advanced Speaking, Listening and Viewing II
3 Credits
MATH 072
Analytic Geometry and Calculus II
4 Credits
FA 014
Drawing and Perception I
3 Credits
CSC 015
Fundamentals of Computer Science I: Problem Solving and Program Design
4 Credits

Progression

P
 =  Placement option available
A
 =  Study abroad option available
Degree
Final level
English level
Additional requirements

Computer Science - Gaming and Graphics-B.A.
Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades
No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

Computer Science - Gaming and Graphics-B.S.
Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades
No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

Computer Science - Networking and Cybersecurity-B.A.
Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades
No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

Computer Science - Networking and Cybersecurity-B.S.
Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades
No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

Computer Science - Web and Mobile Engineering-B.S.
Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades
No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

Computer Science and Cybersecurity-B.S.
Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades
No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

Computer Science and Mathematics (Dual)-B.S.
Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades
No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

Computer Science-B.A.
Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades
No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades

Computer Science-B.S.
Minimum 2.5 GPA, No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades
No grades below C, No I or W/UW grades