International Year One in Natural Science

Overview

An INTO Hofstra International Year One program in Natural 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
CHEM 003A
General Chemistry I
4 Credits
PESP 035
Hatha Yoga
2 Credits
MATH 050
Precalculus
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 071
Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
4 Credits
FA 014
Drawing and Perception I
3 Credits
CHEM 004A
General Chemistry II
4 Credits

Progression

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

Applied Physics - Biochemistry-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

Applied Physics - 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

Applied Physics - 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

Biochemistry-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

Biology - Cell and Molecular Biology-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

Biology - Cell and Molecular Biology-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

Biology - Ecology and Evolution-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

Biology - Ecology and Evolution-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

Biology - Marine Biology-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

Biology - Marine Biology-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

Biology - Pre-Medical/Pre-Dental/Pre-Veterinary-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

Biology - Pre-Medical/Pre-Dental/Pre-Veterinary-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

Biology-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

Biology-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

Chemistry-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

Chemistry-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

Environmental Resources-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

Neuroscience-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

Physics-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

Physics-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

Pre-Medical Studies-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

Urban Ecology-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

Urban Ecology-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