International Year One in General

Overview

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

Key information

  • The 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

Age requirement
16
Academic requirements
High school diploma; 2.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
English language entry requirements
2 Semesters: TOEFL iBT 60, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, Password 5.5, IELA 162, Completion of Academic English Level 4, or Duolingo 90.

Dates & Fees


August 2022 start
(2 Semesters)
Wed 31 August 2022 - Tue 9 May 2023
$45,080

January 2023 start
(2 Semesters)
Tue 10 January 2023 - Fri 18 August 2023
$45,080

Example Study Plan

Semester 1
CI XXX
Creativity and Innovation
3 Credits
EAP 101
Foundations of Listening and Speaking I
4 Credits
EAP 102
Foundations of Reading and Writing I
4 Credits
MATH 128
Math for the Modern World
4 Credits
CAS 101
Strategies of Success
1 Credits
Semester 2
AMST 101
American History and Culture
4 Credits
EAP 103
Foundations of Listening and Speaking II
4 Credits
EAP 104
Foundations of Reading and Writing II
4 Credits
STATS 240 or STE Req
Introduction to Statistics or Science, Technology and Engineering Requirement
4 Credits

Progression

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

Advertising-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Advertising-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Art History-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Economics-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Economics-B.S.
2.0 GPA

English-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Environmental Studies-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Environmental Studies-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Global & Cultural Communication-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Global & Cultural Communication-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Global Cultural Studies-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Government-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Government-B.S.
2.0 GPA

History-B.A.
2.0 GPA

History-B.S.
2.0 GPA

International Relations-B.A.
2.0 GPA

International Relations-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Journalism-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Journalism-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Law-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Law-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Media & Film-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Media & Film-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Philosophy-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Philosophy-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Politics, Philosophy, and Economics-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Politics, Philosophy, and Economics-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Psychology-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Psychology-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Public Relations-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Public Relations-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Sociology-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Sociology-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Spanish-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Theatre-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Theatre-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Entry requirements

Age requirement
16
Academic requirements
High school diploma; 2.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
English language entry requirements
2 Semesters: TOEFL iBT 60, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, Password 5.5, IELA 162, Completion of Academic English Level 4, or Duolingo 90.

Dates & Fees


August 2023 start
(2 Semesters)
Tue 29 August 2023 - Sat 4 May 2024

January 2024 start
(2 Semesters)
Tue 2 January 2024 - Fri 23 August 2024

Progression

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

Advertising-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Advertising-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Art History-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Economics-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Economics-B.S.
2.0 GPA

English-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Environmental Studies-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Environmental Studies-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Global & Cultural Communication-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Global & Cultural Communication-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Global Cultural Studies-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Government-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Government-B.S.
2.0 GPA

History-B.A.
2.0 GPA

History-B.S.
2.0 GPA

International Relations-B.A.
2.0 GPA

International Relations-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Journalism-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Journalism-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Law-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Law-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Media & Film-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Media & Film-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Philosophy-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Philosophy-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Politics, Philosophy, and Economics-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Politics, Philosophy, and Economics-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Psychology-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Psychology-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Public Relations-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Public Relations-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Sociology-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Sociology-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Spanish-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Theatre-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Theatre-B.S.
2.0 GPA