International Year One in Science and Mathematics

Overview

International Year One in Science and Mathematics 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
MATH 134 or 165
Calculus for Management and Social Sciences or Calculus I
4 Credits
EAP 101
Foundations of Listening and Speaking I
4 Credits
EAP 102
Foundations of Reading and Writing I
4 Credits
BIO 114/L114 or PHYS 151/L151
Organismal Biology and Organismal Biology Laboratory or University Physics I and University Physics Lab I
4 Credits
CAS 101
Strategies of Success
1 Credits
Semester 2
EAP 103
Foundations of Listening and Speaking II
4 Credits
EAP 104
Foundations of Reading and Writing II
4 Credits
CHEM 111/L111
General Chemistry I and General Chemistry Lab I
4 Credits
BIO 111/L111 or MATH 166 or PHYS 152/L152 or UES 111/L111
Introduction to the Cell and lab or Calculus II or University Physics II and lab or Majors' Environmental Science and lab
4 Credits

Progression

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

Biochemistry-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Biochemistry-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Biology-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Biology-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Chemistry-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Chemistry-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Environmental Science-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Mathematics-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Mathematics-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Radiation Science-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

Biochemistry-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Biochemistry-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Biology-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Biology-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Chemistry-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Chemistry-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Environmental Science-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Mathematics-B.A.
2.0 GPA

Mathematics-B.S.
2.0 GPA

Radiation Science-B.S.
2.0 GPA