International Year One in Business

Introduction

Overview

An INTO Illinois State University International Year One in Business will prepare the student to enter their next semester of a bachelor’s degree program at Illinois State University.

Key information

  • A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university.
  • 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.

Fast facts

Class duration

15-16 hours per week

Award

This leads to a bachelor's degree program at Illinois State University.

Why Illinois State University?

  • At the College of Business, we focus on delivering an individualized educational experience through small class sizes and accessible faculty.
  • Our degree focuses on providing students with the management and operational skills that are crucial to running a business.
  • Highly respected program for developing professionals with the skills needed to succeed professionally and in society.
  • Students can choose from one- to three-semester Pathway programs.
  • Students are fully admitted to Illinois State provided successful completion of conditional admission criteria at the end of the Pathway and submission of all required admission credentials.
Start Dates August January
Program length 2 Semesters

Entry requirements

Age requirement

17

Academic requirements

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

English language entry requirements

2 Semesters: TOEFL 60, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, IELA 162, Password 6, Completion of Acadmeic English Level 4, Duolingo 90, or TOEFL Essentials 6.5.

Dates & fees

August 2022 start
(2 Semesters)

Mon 15 August 2022 - Fri 9 December 2022
Mon 2 January 2023 - Fri 5 May 2023

$30,650


January 2023 start
(2 Semesters)

Mon 9 January 2023 - Fri 5 May 2023
Wed 10 May 2023 - Fri 4 August 2023

$30,650


Degree program components

120 credit hour program+
31 credit hours apply from Pathway
89 credit hours remaining toward degree

Semester 1

Course title

Credit hours

BUS 100

Enterprise

3 Credits

MATH 120

Finite Mathematics

4 Credits

TBD

Major or General Education Course

3 Credits

IDS 105

Reading for Academic Purposes

3 Credits

IDS 103

Writing for Academic Purposes

3 Credits

Semester 2

Course title

Credit hours

BSC 101

Fundamental Concepts in Biology

3 Credits

IDS 131

Advanced Academic Skills

3 Credits

IDS 130

Advanced Writing for Academic Purposes

3 Credits

HIS 104

History of Asian, Middle East, Africa, Latin America or Indigenous People

3 Credits

MQM 100

Statistical Reasoning

3 Credits

Progression

P
 =  Placement option available
A
 =  Study abroad option available

Degree subject

Final level %

English level %

Additional requirements

Accountancy - Professional Accountancy-B.S./M.P.A.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accountancy - Professional Accountancy-M.P.A.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accountancy - Accountancy & Information Systems-B.S./M.P.A.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accountancy - Accountancy & Information Systems-M.P.A.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accounting - Accounting Information Systems-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accounting - Business Information Systems-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accounting - Career Speciality-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accounting - Financial Accounting-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Business Administration-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Business Information Systems-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Finance-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Insurance -Business Information Systems-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


International Business-B.A.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


International Business-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Management - Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Management - Human Resource Management-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Management - Organizational Leadership-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Marketing - Advanced Marketing Analytics-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Marketing - Integrated Marketing Communication-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Marketing - Professional Sales-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Marketing-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Risk Management and Insurance-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Start Dates August January
Program length 2 Semesters

Entry requirements

Age requirement

17

Academic requirements

High School Diploma. 2.25 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

English language entry requirements

2 Semesters: TOEFL 60, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, IELA 162, Password 6, Completion of Acadmeic English Level 4, Duolingo 90, or TOEFL Essentials 6.5.

Dates & fees

August 2023 start
(2 Semesters)

Mon 14 August 2023 - Fri 15 December 2023
Tue 16 January 2024 - Fri 10 May 2024


January 2024 start
(2 Semesters)

Mon 8 January 2024 - Fri 10 May 2024
Mon 20 May 2024 - Fri 9 August 2024


Progression

P
 =  Placement option available
A
 =  Study abroad option available

Degree subject

Final level %

English level %

Additional requirements

Accountancy - Professional Accountancy-B.S./M.P.A.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accountancy - Professional Accountancy-M.P.A.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accountancy - Accountancy & Information Systems-B.S./M.P.A.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accountancy - Accountancy & Information Systems-M.P.A.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accounting - Accounting Information Systems-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accounting - Business Information Systems-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accounting - Career Speciality-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Accounting - Financial Accounting-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Business Administration-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Business Information Systems-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Finance-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Insurance -Business Information Systems-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


International Business-B.A.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


International Business-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Management - Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Management - Human Resource Management-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Management - Organizational Leadership-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Marketing - Advanced Marketing Analytics-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Marketing - Integrated Marketing Communication-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Marketing - Professional Sales-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Marketing-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades


Risk Management and Insurance-B.S.

2.5 GPA, No grade below C

No grade below C.

No I or W grades