YOUR UNIVERSITY. YOUR FAMILY - YOUR FUTURE - GUIDE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS 2019-2020

 
YOUR UNIVERSITY. YOUR FAMILY - YOUR FUTURE - GUIDE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS 2019-2020
YOUR UNIVERSITY.
YOUR FAMILY.
YOUR FUTURE.

GUIDE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS 2019–2020
YOUR UNIVERSITY. YOUR FAMILY - YOUR FUTURE - GUIDE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS 2019-2020
Why Choose Marshall University?                                                                                                                            Experience the Marshall Difference

                  in both
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                  Less than 1% of the world's
                  business schools have
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                                                                                   Top 100
                                                                                   Master's Level Research University                    1837
                                                                                                                                         Marshall University was founded
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Undergraduate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Research
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Marshall University is an institutional member of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             $300M
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             invested
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             in new buildings and renovations in
                  accreditation in both programs                                   Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching                                                                                        the Council on Undergraduate Research                          the last 10 years
                                                   U.S. News & World Report 2018

                                                                                                                                          Top Programs

                                                                                                                                         #1                              #97                                  #23                                 Top 30
                                                                                                                                         Forensic Science                Best Undergraduate                   Best Masters Program                Graduate Health Care
                                                                                                                                         Master’s Program                Engineering Programs                 Health Informatics                  Administration Program
                                                                                                                                         U.S. News & World Report 2018   U.S. News & World Report 2017        College Choice 2018                 HealthcareAdministrator.org 2016

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         “INTO Marshall helped me develop my
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          English skills and accomplish my goal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          of obtaining an advanced degree in
                                                                                                                                         Ranked #9 Best Bachelor’s Degrees in Business Economics                                                                                          engineering. INTO has the perfect
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          environment for students to take full
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          advantage of their studies, including
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          a lot of resources and tutors. Being a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          part of this institution provided me
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          with the opportunity to dive into the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          United States culture and fulfill my

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               $300M
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          aspiration to study in America, while
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          also making me feel at home.”

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               invested
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                in new buildings and renovations in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                the last 10 years

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           with over 700 international students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           from 65+ countries

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                                                                       Over 180 Years of Tradition
                                                                       As one of West Virginia’s oldest public institutions, Marshall University has been
                                                                       dedicated to quality education with proven student success since 1837.

                                                                       Tradition                                Supportive                                 The INTO
                                                                                                                Environment

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                                                                       Marshall’s roots run deep.
                                                                                                                                                           Marshall Advantage
                                                                       Established over 180 years ago,
                                                                       the university remains dedicated
                                                                                                                to Launch                                  Marshall University partners with
                                                                       to its community and student             Your Career                                INTO to create a support system
                                                                       body. You will join a traditional                                                   for international students. We offer
                                                                                                                Our vision is focused on providing
                                                                       American campus with the charm                                                      Academic English, International
                                                                                                                world-class learning opportunities
                                                                       of history permeating through its                                                   Year One and Graduate Pathway
                                                                                                                for students from across the
                                                                       brick buildings. You will be part of                                                programs where you will work
                                                                                                                country and around the globe. Our
                                                                       something larger than yourself. You                                                 alongside your American peers and
                                                                                                                faculty are more than just teachers
                                                                       will find a sense of belonging and                                                  earn credit towards your degree
                                                                                                                they are leaders, mentors and
                                                                       purpose that will help you achieve                                                  while improving your English skills.
                                                                                                                cultivators of talent. The university
                                                                       your full potential. Quickly, you will                                              After successful completion of your
                                                                                                                is committed to educating, high-
                                                                       discover what it means to be one of                                                 Pathway program you will be able
                                                                                                                level research and professional
                                                                       the Sons and Daughters of Marshall.                                                 to progress to a Marshall degree
                                                                                                                training that will prepare you to
                                                                                                                thrive in the real world. Marshall
                                                                                                                                                           program.                               MARSHALL UNIVERSITY
                                                                                                                has become a leading university            INTO Marshall is located right on      STUDENT-TO-

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                                                                                                                providing expansive opportunities          campus and provides students           FACULTY RATIO
                                                                                                                as an institutional member of              many services including:
                                                                                                                the Council on Undergraduate               • Personalized academic, language
                                                                                                                Research. At Marshall University             and cultural support
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Student
                                         MOTIVATED.
                                                                                                                we want each individual student to

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                                                                                                                                                                                                   Satisfaction
Graduate Pathway in Accountancy                                                                                 goals. Here, you are treated like
                                                                                                                                                                                                   In 2018 INTO Marshall’s student
                                                                                                                family and your dreams are never           • Conversation Partners Program         satisfaction rate increased from 87%
                                                                           of students stated INTO              lost in the crowd.                                                                 to 96% because of INTO’s extensive
                                                                                                                                                           • Social trips and activities
                                                                           Marshall made them feel like                                                                                            social success program. Students

                                         I AM A DAUGHTER OF MARSHALL
                                                                           part of a student community                                                                                             also recognized Marshall as a top
                                                                           committed to learning.                                                                                                  university for helping them make
                                                                                                                                                                                                   good contacts for their future.

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The Marshall Community
                                                                                                                                                                       At Marshall, we unite to make each other stronger. When you join
                                                                                                                                                                       our supportive community, you will go further.

                                               Friendly City with Big Adventures
                                               Living in Huntington, West Virginia means you are surrounded by generous hospitality, a safe neighborhood and
                                               plenty of outdoor adventure. The university is the center of activity for the region’s cultural events and athletic
                                               activities. Just a few hours away from major East Coast cities, you can enjoy weekend trips to these exciting
                                               American destinations while taking advantage of Huntington’s low crime rates and affordable cost of living.

                                               Student Life
                                               Enhance your university experience by getting involved on campus. Join the close-knit Greek life community,
                                               participate in a student organization or get in the game by joining a sports team.
Experience                                     • Greek Life: when you join a sorority or fraternity you can dedicate your time to the things that matter to you
West Virginia                                    such as civic engagement, leadership development, wellness and prevention or social justice while belonging
                                                 to a group that shares your interests.
• Visit 37 state parks in West                 • Student Organizations: there are more than 200 organizations on campus - just find an area that interests
  Virginia’s surrounding mountains,              you and join! INTO Marshall staff members or International Peer Educators can help you find the group that is
  forests or rivers.                             perfect for you.
• Explore 1,200 kilometers of hiking           • Sports and Fitness: from adventure recreation to help you sharpen your outdoor skills, to group workout classes

      $300M
  trails or 20 million meters of                 or competitive sports you can easily find a way to stay active on campus.
  fishing waters.

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• Take a weekend trip to whitewater

                                               Housing
  raft, rock climb or mountain bike.

      invested
• Take a short 2-3 hour drive to nearby

                                                                                                                                                                                                         SUCCESSFUL.
  cities like Lexington, Columbus, and         Students enrolled in International Year One and Academic English are required to live on campus for their first
       in new buildings
  Cincinnati.             and renovations
                Or visit Charleston,  Westin   two consecutive years. Graduate students will not be required to live on campus, but will have the option to do
       the lastcapital,
  Virginia’s    10 yearswhich is just one
                                               so. Our residences halls offer a great opportunity to make valuable connections. We enhance your experience by
   hour away!
                                               delivering a multicultural community including American students and international students.
                                               To learn more about Marshall housing visit: www.intostudy.com/marshall/housing

Voted America’s Best                                                                                                                                                                                     I AM A SON OF MARSHALL
Community
                                                                                                                                                                     Pratik Varia, India
America’s Best Communities                                                                                                                                           Graduate Pathway in Engineering,
Competition 2017                                                                                                                                                     Transportation and Infrastructure
                                                                                                                                                                                                         What does it mean to become a Son or Daughter of Marshall?
                                                                                                                                                                                                         It means belonging to something bigger than yourself - a community that helps you reach your fullest potential.

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“Marshall has a focused campus                    We Will
                                                  Help You
 where the student-to-faculty ratio
 is good, and it is affordable. INTO
 gives you everything you need to

                                                  Succeed
 succeed, and they work to make
 sure that you are fully prepared to
 move on to university classwork.
 My expectations were high, and
 when I got here with an open mind
 I discovered even more than I was
 expecting.”
                                                  Marshall’s commitment to preparing students for a career is
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                                                  demonstrated through intensive advising, exceptional resources,                                                                                                                                                                                             Launch Your
Graduate Pathway in
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                                                  student-accessible research and real-world application in the
                                                  classroom that has proven to lead to student success and satisfaction.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Career with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    “I interned at the City of Huntington
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     in the finance office. I gained          Marshall
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     experience working in an office, and     It’s never too early to think about
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     learned how to present myself as         your future. Our career services
                                                  Student Success                                                       Hands-on Learning                                                                                                                            a professional. The people there         center offers free services that can
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     gave me many responsibilities and        help prepare you for any internship
                                                  As an INTO student you will have access to all the                    The best way to prepare for your career is to practice                                                                                                                                or career opportunities you may be
                                                  resources the university has to offer and additional                  your skills. At Marshall, we understand learning is not                                                                                      trusted me with important tasks.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              pursuing. Services include:
                                                  support from the INTO Marshall center. By utilizing                   just about memorizing lines from a textbook. It is about                                                                                     It was a great experience and has
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              •   Résumé development and
                                                  INTO’s expertise in student success, our students have                applying your knowledge through experience. We                                                                                               prepared me to work in a business
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  revision assistance
                                                  successfully progressed to their chosen university                    provide access to resources, state-of-the-art facilities                                                                                     environment in the future.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              •   JobTrax Career
                                                  programs.                                                             and exciting programs to gain real-world experience:                                                                                                                                      Management System
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Chaoquin Lang, China
                                                                                                                        • The College of Business offers simulation classes                                                                                          International Year One in Business       •   Career expos and individual
                                                                                                                          where you will explore the challenges of operating                                                                                                                                      employer recruiting events
                                                                                                                          a business by engaging with industry leaders and                                                                                                                                        Mock interviews
                                             Student Progression Rates

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              •
                                                                                                                          working through real-life scenarios that you may face
                                                                                                                          in your career.                                                                                                                                                                     •   Professional skill
                                                                           100%                  88%                                                                                                                                                                                                              development opportunities
                                                                           Eligible              Enrolled               • Gain valuable experience working for one of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              •   Job search and
                                                                                                                          the oldest school newspapers in the United
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  networking assistance
                                                                                                                          States, award-winning radio station or television
                                                                                                                          channel with Marshall’s School of Journalism and
                                                                                                                          Mass Communications.
                                                                         Undergraduate
                                                                                                                        • Expand your art skills in the world-class Visual
                                                                                                                          Arts Center which houses eight programs from

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                                                                                                                          the School of Art & Design. The Visual Arts Center
“INTO Marshall University let me feel                                                                                     is equipped with specialized labs, dark rooms
                                                                                                                          for photography, collaborative spaces and a
                                                                                                                                                                                   Guaranteed Internship
at home when I just arrived in this
country. During all the university                                          86%                  96%                      2,200-square-foot gallery to help inspire you.           We understand the importance of having an internship that prepares you for the career you want. We offer

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                                                                            Eligible             Enrolled               • Learn to analyze a crime scene with a mock crime         guaranteed internships to make sure all our students have work-related experience before graduating. Both
activities and programs, I got so
                                                                                                                          scene exercise in the Forensic Science Program’s         International Year One and Graduate Pathway students at INTO Marshall will be guaranteed internships related to
much support academically and
                                                                                                                          Crime Science House.                                     their major as part of the curriculum. This will give you the opportunity to gain practice in your field of interest and   ni snoitavoner dna sgnidliub wen ni
socially. I practice my English daily
                                                                                                                                                                                   boost your résumé or CV.                                                                                                                       sraey 01 tsal eht
interacting with international and                                                                                      • Access top-of-the-line 3D visualization equipment
                                                                           Graduate                                       and high-tech labs where you can learn about
local friends. I never feel lonely here.
                                                                                                                          current research in the College of Information
Apart from studying, I enjoy working
                                                                                                                          Technology and Engineering.
part-time on campus. It greatly
helps me improve my leadership                    Academic Colleges
and communicative skills and grow                                                                                                                                                  Alumni Success                                                     Notable Alumni
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              $76,800
                                                  To learn more about the academic colleges at Marshall University, please visit the websites listed below:
professionally. We are Marshall!”                                                                                                                                                  Marshall graduates work for many top companies:                    Verna LeMasters Gibson: Former CEO of The Limited,
                                                  College of Arts & Media                        College of Health Professions                  College of Liberal Arts
                                                  www.marshall.edu/cam                           www.marshall.edu/cohp                          www.marshall.edu/cola                                                                                 Victoria’s Secret and Bath & Body Works
Rong Fan, China                                                                                                                                                                    • Chicago Tribune            • National Football
                                                  College of Business                            Honors College                                 School of Medicine                                                League (NFL)
MS in Human Resource Management
                                                  www.marshall.edu/cob                           www.marshall.edu/honors                        www.jcesom.marshall.edu
                                                                                                                                                                                   • CISCO Systems                                                    F. Selby Wellman: Former Senior VP of CISCO Systems     Median mid-career salary
Marshall University, Class of 2018                                                                                                                                                                              • Qualcomm
                                                  College of Education                           College of Information                         School of Pharmacy
                                                                                                                                                                                   • CNN                                                              Mike D’Antoni: NBA coach of the Houston Rockets         for Marshall alumni
                                                                                                                                                www.marshall.edu/pharmacy          • IBM                        • Thomas Reuters
                                                  and Professional Development                   Technology and Engineering                                                                                                                           and former head coach or LA Lakers and NY Knicks        Payscale College Salary Report 2017-18
                                                  www.marshall.edu/coepd                         www.marshall.edu/cite                                                             • Intuit                     • West Virginia
                                                                                                                                                College of Science                                                                                    Brad Smith: CEO of Intuit
                                                                                                                                                www.marshall.edu/cos                                              State Government
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Find Your Degree
                                                      With a wide range of subject areas and admissions options you can find the perfect degree for your chosen career.
                                                      You can choose to apply directly to the university or for a Pathway program that will help you get the English and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               B    M    D                                                                                    B    M     D
                                                      academic scores you need to successfully progress to your degree. From your application to the day you graduate,
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Medical Laboratory Science                                                   SC             College of Science
                                                      we are here to help you succeed every step of the way. Flip to the back cover to learn how to apply.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Nurse Anesthesia                                                                       ●     Applied Mathematics
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              SC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Mathematical Statistics]
                                                                                                                                                                                                  *Nursing
                                                                                                                                                                                                  [Master’s areas of emphasis: Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse                                Biochemistry
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               SC   ●          [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Pre-Dentistry; Pre-Medicine; Pre-               SC
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Midwifery, Nursing Administration, Nursing Education, Psychiatric
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mental Health Nursing Practitioner]                                                          Pharmacy; Pre-Veterinary]

       Academic Programs                                                                           International Year One
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Physical Education

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Physical Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               SC

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Biomedical Science
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                iological Sciences
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              SC

                                                                                                   Indicates the undergraduate Pathway program that should be taken to progress to an                                                                                                          [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Cellular, Molecular and Medical Biology;
       B = Bachelor's    M = Master’s    D = Doctorate                                             undergraduate academic program. This program is also available through direct admission.       Public Health                                                                     GP         Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Microbiology; Natural History         SC          ●
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               and Conservation; Plant Biology; Pre-Dentistry; Pre-Medicine; Pre-
       International Year One may lead to any bachelor’s degree listed below.                                                                                                                     *Respiratory Care                                                                            Pharmacy; Pre-Veterinary]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               SC
                                                                                                   BU Business Administration                            ME Mechanical Engineering                [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Registered Respiratory Therapist]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Cellular/Molecular Biology                                                     SC
             Graduate Pathway program that can lead to this degree is indicated in green.          CS   Computer Science                                 MU Music                                 Social Work                                                                  SC   GP
       GP
             This degree is also available through direct admission.                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Cell Molecular Medical Biology
                                                                                                   EC   Electrical and Computer Engineering              ST   Safety Technology                   Sport Administration                                                                                                                                                        SC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Pre-Medicine]
       ●     This degree program is available through direct entry only.                           EN   Engineering with Civil Emphasis                  SC   Science                             [Master's areas of emphasis: Sport Management, Recreation and                     GP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Chemical Sciences
                                                                                                   GE   General                                          VA   Visual Arts                         Physical Activity]
             Designated STEM degree by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security                                                                                                                                                                                                                 [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Pre-Dentistry; Pre-Medicine; Pre-              SC
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sport Management                                                                              Pharmacy; Pre-Veterinary]
                                                                                                                                                                                                  [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Comprehensive/General, Facilities             SC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Chemistry (ACS Certified)
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Operation Management, Recreation/Physical Activity, Sport Information]
                                                                                     B    M    D                                                                                B    M        D                                                                                                [ Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Pre-Dentistry; Pre-Medicine; Pre-             SC   ●
                                                                                                                                                                                                  College of Information Technology and Engineering                                            Pharmacy; Pre-Veterinary]
        College of Arts and Media                                                                  College of Education and Professional Development                                                                                                                                            Computer and Information Technology
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Computer Science                                                             CS   GP
           Advertising/Public Relations                                                            *Adult and Continuing Education                                                                                                                                                              [Bachelor’s area of emphasis: Computer Application Development,               SC
           [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Advertising, Public Relations,             GE            [Master’s areas of emphasis: Adult Education and Evaluation, Career                ●           E
                                                                                                                                                                                                   lectrical and Computer Engineering                                                          Gaming/Simulation Development, Web/Mobile Development]
           Sports Public Relations]                                                                Technical career Teaching]                                                                     [Bachelor’s area of emphasis: Computer Engineering, Electrical               EC   ●           Criminal Justice
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Engineering]                                                                                                                                                                SC   ●
           Allied Arts                                                                             *Counseling                                                                                                                                                                                  [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Law Enforcement, Legal Studies, Corrections]
                                                                                     VA
           [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Music, Theatre, Visual Arts]                             [Master’s areas of emphasis: Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School             ●           Engineering [Bachelor’s area of emphasis: Civil Engineering]                 EN              Digital Forensics                                                              SC
           Art (Bachelor of Arts in the Arts)                                        VA
                                                                                                   Counseling]
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Engineering Management                                                            GP         Ecology/Evolutionary Biology                                                   SC
           Journalism                                                                              Curriculum and Instruction                                                                 ●
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Environmental Engineering                                                         GP         Environmental Chemistry                                                        SC
           [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Broadcast, Multimedia Journalism,                        *Early Childhood Education                                                   GE
                                                                                     GE   GP
           Sports Broadcast, Sports Print] [Master’s areas of emphasis: Health                                                                                                                    Environmental Science                                                             GP         Environmental Science
           Care Public Relations, New Media Studies]                                               Education Specialist
                                                                                                                                                                                              ●                                                                                                [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Applied Environmental Science,                  SC
                                                                                                   [Doctorate area of emphasis: Curriculum and Instruction]                                       Information Systems                                                               GP
           Music (Bachelor of Arts in the Arts)                                      MU                                                                                                                                                                                                        Conservation and Wildlife, Environmental Science
                                                                                                   *Elementary Education
                                                                                                                                                                           GE                     Mechanical Engineering                                                       ME   GP         Forensic Chemistry
           Music (Master of Arts)                                                                  [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Elementary Education, K-6 Comprehensive]                                                                                                                                                                                                    SC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Pre-Medicine]
           [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Commercial Music, General Studies,                       *Leadership Studies                                                                            S
                                                                                                                                                                                                   afety
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    GP         F
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                orensic Science
           Music History, Pedagogy, Vocal Jazz] [Master’s areas of emphasis:         MU   GP       [Master’s areas of emphasis: Educational Leadership, Leadership                    ●       ●   [Master’s areas of emphasis: Mine Safety, Occupational Safety and Health]
           Applied Music Performance, Jazz Studies, Music Composition, Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                   [Master’s areas of emphasis: Digital Forensics, DNA Analysis, Crime                 ●
                                                                                                   Specialist]                                                                                    Safety Technology                                                            ST
           Education, Music History/Literature]                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Scene Investigation, DNA Analysis, Forensic Chemistry]
                                                                                                   *Literacy Education                                                                ●           T
                                                                                                                                                                                                   echnology Management                                                                       G
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                eology
           Music (Bachelor of Fine Arts)
           [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Jazz Studies, Multidisciplinary Studies,   MU            *Master of Arts in Education                                                                   [Master’s areas of emphasis: Environmental Management, Information                           [Bachelor's areas of emphasis: Engineering Geology, Environmental              SC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    GP
           Performance, Theory and Composition]                                                    [Master’s areas of emphasis: Early Childhood Education, Elementary                             Security, Information Technology, Manufacturing Systems, Pharmacy,                           Geoscience]
                                                                                                   Math Specialist, Individualized Study Plan, Instructional Processes/                           Transportation Systems and Technology]                                                       Mathematics
           Media Production                                                                                                                                                           ●
           [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Radio/Television Production and            GE            Strategies, Instructional Technology/Learning, Math through Algebra                            Transportation and Infrastructure Engineering                                     GP         [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Mathematical Statistics]                        SC   GP
           Management, Video Production]                                                           I, School Library Media Specialist, Teaching English as a Second                                                                                                                            [Master's area of emphasis: Statistics]
                                                                                                   Language]                                                                                      College of Liberal Arts                                                                      Microbiology
           Theatre (Bachelor of Arts in the Arts)                                    GE                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       SC
                                                                                                   *Master of Arts in Teaching                                                        ●                                                                                                        [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Pre-Medicine]
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Anthropology                                                                 GE
           Theatre (Bachelor of Fine Arts)
                                                                                     GE                                                                                                                                                                                                        Natural Resources and Recreation Management                                    SC
           [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Performance, Production]                                 School Pyschology                                                                          ●   Communication Studies
                                                                                                                                                                                                  [Bachelor's areas of emphasis: Health Communication,                                         P
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                hysical and Applied Sciences
           Video Production                                                          GE            *Secondary Education                                                         GE                                                                                             GE   ●
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Interpersonal Communication, Organizational Communication, Public                            [Master's areas of emphasis: Geobiophysical Modeling, Geology,                      ●
           Visual Arts (Bachelor of Fine Arts)                                                     *Special Education                                                                             Communication]                                                                               Physics, Physics and Physical Science]
           [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Ceramics, Fibers, Graphic Design,          VA            [Master’s areas of emphasis: Autism, Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Multi-                                                                                                                       P
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                hysics
                                                                                                                                                                                      ●           Economics                                                                    GE
           Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture]                                          Categorical Special Education, Preschool Special Education, Teaching                                                                                                                        [Bachelor's areas of emphasis: Applied Physics, Biophysics, Medical            SC   ●
                                                                                                   Visually Impaired]                                                                             English                                                                      GE   ●          Imaging, Medical Physics]
        College of Business
                                                                                                   College of Health Professions                                                                  English - Creative Writing                                                   GE              Statistics                                                                     SC
           Accountancy                                                                    GP
                                                                                                   *Athletic Training                                                                             English - Literary Studies                                                   GE             School of Medicine
           Accounting                                                                BU            [Bachelor's areas of emphasis: Athletic Training Safety, Athletic
           Business Administration (MBA)                                                           Training Occupational Safety and Health, Athletic Training Pre-                                French                                                                       GE               Biomedical Research
                                                                                                                                                                                SC    ●
           [Bachelor's area of emphasis: Business Administration; Master’s                         Chiropractic, Athletic Training Pre-Med, Athletic Training Physical                                                                                                                         [ Master’s area of emphasis: Cardiovascular Disease, Cell Biology,
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Geography                                                                                    Medical Sciences, Neurobiology and Addiction, Obesity and Related
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ●     ●
           area of emphasis: Human Resource Management, Health Care                                Therapy, Athletic Training Pre-Physician’s Assistant, Athletic Training
                                                                                     BU   GP                                                                                                      [Bachelor’s area of emphasis: Geospatial Information, Meteorology,           GE   GP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Diseases, Toxicology and Environmental Health]
           Administration, Finance, Marketing, Management]                                         Comprehensive, Health Communication]
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Weather Broadcasting]
           [MBA area of emphasis: Finance, Health Care Administration, Human                       *Biomechanics                                                                                                                                                                                * Biomedical Sciences
           Resource Management, Management, Marketing]                                             [Bachelor's areas of emphasis: Comprehensive, Pre-Physical Therapy,          SC   GP           History                                                                      GE   ●           [Doctoral areas of emphasis: Cardiovascular Disease, Cell Biology,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ●
                                                                                                   Pre-Medical, Physics]                                                                          Humanities                                                                                    Neurobiology and Addiction, Obesity and Related Diseases,
           Economics                                                                 GE                                                                                                                                                                                        GE   ●           Toxicology and Environmental Health]
                                                                                                   *Communication Disorders                                                     SC    ●           [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Classics, Philosophy and Religious Studies]
           Energy Management                                                         BU                                                                                                                                                                                                        Clinical and Translational Science                                                  ●
                                                                                                                                                                                                  International Affairs                                                        GE
                                                                                                   Cytotechnology                                                               SC
           Entrepreneurship                                                          BU                                                                                                                                                                                                        *Medicine                                                                                 ●
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Japanese                                                                     GE
                                                                                                   *Dietetics                                                                   SC    ●
           Finance                                                                   BU                                                                                                                                                                                                       School of Pharmacy
                                                                                                   *Exercise Science                                                                              Latin                                                                        GE
           Health Care Administration                                                     GP       [Bachelor's areas of emphasis: Applied Exercise Physiology, Clinical                                                                                                                        Pharmacy                                                                       SC   ●     ●
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Political Science                                                            GE   ●
                                                                                                   Exercise Physiology; Master's area of emphasis: Athletic Training,           SC   GP
           Health Care Management                                                    BU                                                                                                           P
                                                                                                                                                                                                   sychology
                                                                                                   Cardiac Rehabilitation, Cardio-Metabolic Rehabilitation, Exercise                                                                                                           GE   ●    ●   *These programs may have additional entry requirements for undergraduate-level
           Human Resource Management                                                      GP       Physiology]                                                                                    [Master’s areas of emphasis: Clinical Psychology, School Psychology]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               international students, or restricted applications for graduate-level international students.
                                                                                                   Health Informatics                                                                GP           Public Administration                                                             GP         Contact the International Admissions Office.
           International Business                                                    BU
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sociology
                                                                                                   Health Sciences                                                              SC                                                                                             GE   ●
           Management                                                                BU                                                                                                           [Master’s areas of emphasis: Anthropology]
                                                                                                   *Medical Imaging
           Management Information Systems                                            BU                                                                                                           Spanish                                                                      GE
                                                                                                   [Bachelor’s areas of emphasis: Advanced Diagnostic Radiography,
           *Management Practice in Nurse Anesthesia                                            ●   Cardiovascular Internal Advanced Practice, Cardiovascular Sonography, SC
                                                                                                   CT MRI Advanced Practice Track, General Sonography, Mammography,
           Marketing                                                                 BU            MI Mgt. Advanced Practice Track, RT Completion]

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Undergraduate Admissions                                                                                                                                                                 Undergraduate Degree Program
       We offer several routes to admission. With more than 58 bachelor’s                                             View program specific entry requirements at
                                                                                                                      www.intostudy.com/marshall/programs
       degrees, flexible study plans and start dates throughout the year,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  No TOEFL iBT       English
       we’ll help you find the option that’s right for you.                                                                                                                                                                       or IELTS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Language
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Scores             (See page 16)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Year 1: Freshman   Year 2: Sophomore    Year 3: Junior          Year 4: Senior
       International Year One                                                                                         Direct Entry
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              2-Semester
       International Year One allows you to begin earning credits toward your degree even if you                      If you meet the academic and English language                                                               2.0 GPA                                                     Pathway
       don’t meet the academic and English requirements for direct entry. You’ll receive additional                   requirements for your degree program, you can                                                               TOEFL iBT 50

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     International Year One
                                                                                                                                                                                                High School
       support to help you succeed and progress to your degree path so you can graduate at the                        apply directly to Marshall University.                                                                      IELTS 5.5
                                                                                                                                                                                                Diploma
       same time as direct entry students. The length of the Pathway program that you enter will                                                                                                (or equivalent)

       be determined by your English language scores.
                                                                                                                       Entry Requirements                                                                                                                                                     1-Semester
                                                                                                                                                                                                What are your scores?
                                                                                                                       High school diploma, minimum 2.5 GPA and English                                                           2.0 GPA                                                     Pathway
        Entry Requirements                                                                                             language requirements in one of the following                                                              TOEFL iBT 60
                                                                                                                       tests. Additional requirements may apply.
        Secondary/High school diploma, minimum 2.0 GPA and English language requirements in one                                                                                                                                   IELTS 6.0
        of the following tests.                                                                                        TOEFL iBT                                     61
        Pathway                                 1-Semester                                      2-Semester             IELTS                                        6.0
        TOEFL iBT                                     60                                           50                  PTEA                                          50

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Direct Entry
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2.5 GPA
        IELTS                                         6.0                                          5.5                 SAT or ACT scores may be required for some programs                                                        TOEFL iBT 61
        IELA                                         176                                           162                Note: Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not                                                   IELTS 6.0
                                                                                                                      guarantee admission to Marshall University or any specific
        PTEA                                          48                                           44                 program. Admission decisions may be based on such factors as
                                                                                                                      the suitability of the applicant’s research interests, the availability
       Note: Entry requirements are subject to change and may vary by program                                         of professors in a particular field of research and the number of
                                                                                                                      qualified applicants.

        Start Dates for International Year One Programs
        All Pathway programs can be started in the semester indicated below.                                           Start Dates for Marshall University
           1-Semester Pathway program          2-Semester Pathway program
                                                                                                                            Fall 2019             Spring 2020             Summer 2020
                                                    Fall 2019                   Spring 2020          Summer 2020
                                                  Aug 19, 2019 -                Jan 9, 2020 -        May 14, 2020 -         Aug 2019                 Jan 2020               May 2020
        Program                                    Dec 13, 2019                 May 1, 2020          Aug 14, 2020                                                                                [SAMPLE INTERNATIONAL YEAR ONE PROGRAM] Business Administration
        Business Administration,
        Computer Science,                                                                                                                                                                        2-Semester Pathway                           Degree Program Components                                                                       Program Information
        Electrical & Computer                                                                                         English Language Program                                                   Fall: August 19, 2019                        120 credit hour program
        Engineering, Engineering (Civil                                                                                                                                                          Spring: January 9, 2020                      29-31 credit hours apply from Pathway
        Emphasis), General, Integrated                                                                                If you do not meet the direct or International
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Summer: May 14, 2020                         89-91 credit hours remaining toward degree
        Science and Technology,
        Mechanical Engineering, Music,
                                                                                                                      Year One entry requirements you can enter                                                                               Semester 1        Course Title                                                  Credit Hours
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Entry Requirements                                                                                                                           Progression Requirements
        Science, Safety Technology,                                                                                   our Academic English program to improve your                               •• High school diploma with 2.0 GPA          ENG 150           Academic Listening and Speaking                               3               •• Minimum of 2.0 GPA in Pathway
        Visual Arts
                                                                                                                      academic and language skills. Once you have                                •• Language requirement:                     ENG 151           Academic Reading                                              3               •• No I grades in any class
                                                                                                                                                                                                    •• TOEFL iBT 50 or                        UNI 100           Freshman First Class                                          1               •• Grade of C or better in all classes
                                                                                                                      achieved the required language level, you can                                 •• IELTS 5.5 or                           UNI 102           Strategies for Academic Success                               1               •• Student is fully admitted to Marshall
                                                                                                                      progress to International Year One or enter your                                                                                                                                                                           provided successful completion of
                                                                                                                                                                                                    •• IELA 162 or                            MGT 100           Introduction to Business                                      3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 conditional admission criteria at the
                                                                                                                                                                                                    •• Password Overall Level 6 or            MTH 127/130*      College Algebra                                               3-5
                                                                                                                      degree program directly. Learn more on page 16.                                                                                                                                                                            end of the Pathway and submission
                                                                                                                                                                                                    •• PTEA 44 or                                                                                                     Total   14-16
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 of all required admission credentials.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    •• Completion of AE Level 4               Semester 2        Course Title                                                  Credit Hours
                                                                                                                                                                                                       with no grades below C                 ENG 160           Academic English and Composition                              6               Notes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              CMM 207           Business and Professional Communication                       3               *Math placement will be determined by the score
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                achieved on a Department of Mathematics placement
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              MIS 200           Business Computer Applications                                3                 test.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              FYS 100           First-Year Seminar                                            3               Academic undergraduate courses in the Pathway may be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Total   15              substituted with other academic undergraduate courses.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Students will be registered for an average of 15 credits
                                                                                                                                                                                                 1-Semester Pathway                           Degree Program Components                                                                       per semester during the Pathway. All substitutions will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              be core classes that count toward graduation.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Fall: August 19, 2019                        120 credit hour program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              These courses are generally delivered through the INTO
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Spring: January 9, 2020                      17-19 credit hours apply from Pathway                                                           Marshall Center and are for Pathway students only.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Summer: May 14, 2020                         102-104 credit hours remaining toward degree

                                                                                                                                                                                                 Entry Requirements                           Semester 1        Course Title                                                  Credit Hours
                                                                                                                                                                                                 •• High school diploma with 2.0 GPA          ENG 160           Academic English and Composition                              6
                                                                                                                                                                                                 •• Language requirement:                     UNI 100           Freshman First Class                                          1
                                                                                                                                                                                                    •• TOEFL iBT 60 or                        UNI 102           Strategies for Academic Success                               1
                                                                                                                                                                                                    •• IELTS 6.0 or                           MGT 100           Introduction to Business                                      3
                                                                                                                                                                                                    •• IELA 176 or                            MIS 200           Business Computer Applications                                3
                                                                                                                                                                                                    •• Completion of AE Level 6               MTH 127/130*      College Algebra                                               3-5
                                                                                                                                                                                                       with no grades below C                                                                                         Total   17-19

                                                                                                                                                                                                www.marshall.edu/cob

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Graduate Admissions                                                                                                                                                                                  [SAMPLE GRADUATE PATHWAY PROGRAM] Master of Science in Computer Science
                                                                                                                                                                                                            2-Semester Pathway                                Degree Program Components                                                  Program Information
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Fall: August 19, 2019                             30 credit hour program
       Marshall offers 57 graduate degrees designed to help you develop your                                                      View program specific entry requirements at                               Spring: January 9, 2020                           12 credit hours apply from Pathway
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              18 credit hours remaining toward degree
                                                                                                                                  www.intostudy.com/marshall/programs
       passion, strengths and skills into a career that will bring you success and                                                                                                                          Entry Requirements                                Semester 1       Course Title                               Credit Hours   Progression Requirements

       satisfaction. There are multiple ways to begin your graduate studies.                                                                                                                                •• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science,
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Computer and Information Science, Electrical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              ENG 150          Academic Listening and Speaking            3              •• Minimum 3.0 GPA in graduate level courses
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         •• No grades below B in all 500/600
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Engineering, Computer Engineering, or          ENG 151          Academic Reading                           3                 level courses
                                                                                                                                                                                                               related area                                   CS 580           Advanced OOP                               3              •• No grades below C in ENG 150, 151
                                                                                                                                                                                                            •• 2.25 undergraduate GPA                                                                                                       and 160
       Graduate Pathway Program                                                                                                                                                                             •• Language requirement:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              CS 510           Database Systems                           3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         •• No I grades
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Total   12
       Our Graduate Pathway programs guarantee university placement for all successful students. The                                                                                                           •• TOEFL iBT 65 or
                                                                                                                                                                                                               •• IELTS 6.0 or                                Semester 2       Course Title                               Credit Hours   Notes
       programs allow you to begin earning credits toward your chosen subject area. Our Pathway programs                                                                                                       •• IELA 169 or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              ENG 160          Academic Composition and Culture           6              No Summer courses are offered for this program.
       will help build an essential foundation with an emphasis on academic language and research skills so                                                                                                    •• Password Overall Level 7 or                                                                                            These courses are generally delivered through the INTO
                                                                                                                                                                                                               •• PTEA 48 or                                  CS 620           Applied Algorithms                         3              Marshall Center and are for Pathway students only.
       you can successfully progress to your chosen Master’s degree. You’ll receive the highest level of support                                                                                               •• Completion of Academic English Level 5      CS 660           Big Data Systems                           3
       with dedicated academic advisors throughout your program. The exact program structure and the                                                                                                              with no grades below C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Total   12
       combination of courses will depend upon a student’s academic record, evaluated by the department in
       the subject area. The length of the Pathway program that you enter will be determined by your English                                                                                                1-Semester Pathway                                Degree Program Components
       language scores.                                                                                                                                                                                     Fall: August 19, 2019                             30 credit hour program
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Spring: January 9, 2020                           9 credit hours apply from Pathway
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              21 credit hours remaining toward degree

        Entry Requirements                                                                                                                                                                                  Entry Requirements                                Semester 1       Course Title                               Credit Hours
                                                                                                                                                                                                            •• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science,         ENG 160          Academic Composition and Culture           6
        Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 2.25-2.5 GPA (exact GPA required depends on program) and                                                                                                           Computer and Information Science, Electrical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              CS 580           Advanced OOP                               3
        English language requirements in one of the following tests.                                                                                                                                           Engineering, Computer Engineering, or
                                                                                                                                                                                                               related area                                   CS 510           Database Systems                           3
        Pathway                                               1-Semester                                    2-Semester                                                                                      •• 2.25 undergraduate GPA                         Variable         Choose course with advisor                 3
                                                                                                                                                                                                            •• Language requirement:
        TOEFL iBT                                                   79                                         65                 Direct Entry                                                                 •• TOEFL iBT 79 or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Total   15

        IELTS                                                                                                                     If you meet the academic and English language                                •• IELTS 6.5 or
                                                                    6.5                                        6.0
                                                                                                                                                                                                               •• IELA 176 or
        IELA                                                       176                                         169                requirements for your degree program, you can                                •• Completion of Academic English Level 6
                                                                                                                                  apply directly to Marshall University.                                          with no grades below B
        PTEA                                                  Not Accepted                                     48
                                                                                                                                                                                                            www.marshall.edu/cite
       Note: Entry requirements are subject to change and may vary by program.                                                     Entry Requirements
       Pathway Program Notes                                                                                                       Bachelor’s degree, minimum 2.5 GPA and English
                                                                                                                                   language requirements in one of the following
       • Students using Password and PTEA as proof of English level will take an English placement test upon arrival.
                                                                                                                                   tests. Additional requirements may apply.
         Students scoring below the required entry standard for their Pathway will be placed in Academic English.
       • Some graduate-level programs have select courses held at the South Charleston campus.                                     TOEFL iBT                           80
       • Academic graduate courses in the Pathway program may be substituted with other academic graduate
         courses depending on availability. Any course substitutions will count toward the degree.                                 IELTS                               6.5
       • Based on evaluation of student’s undergraduate transcript, additional courses may be required to complete the             Minimum GRE, GMAT or other scores, if required by
         degree program.                                                                                                           desired degree program

                                                                                                                                  Note: Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not
        Start Dates for Graduate Pathway Programs                                                                                 guarantee admission to Marshall University or any specific
                                                                                                                                  program. Admission decisions may be based on such factors as
        All Pathway programs can be started in the semester indicated below.
                                                                                                                                  the suitability of the applicant’s research interests, the availability
           1-Semester Pathway program          2-Semester Pathway program                                                         of professors in a particular field of research and the number of
                                                                                                                                  qualified applicants. Entry requirements are subject to change and
                                                                Fall 2019                   Spring 2020          Summer 2020      may vary by program. English proficiency requirements may vary
                                                              Aug 19, 2019 -                Jan 9, 2020 -        May 14, 2020 -   by program.
        Program                                                Dec 13, 2019                 May 1, 2020          Aug 14, 2020

        Business Administration (MBA), Human
        Resource Management
                                                                                                                                   Start Dates for Marshall University
        Accountancy, Biomechanics, Computer Science,                                                                                Fall 2019               Spring 2020           Summer 2020
        Engineering, Environmental Science, Exercise
        Science, Geography, Healthcare Administration,                                                                              Aug 2019                Jan 2020              May 2020
        Healthcare Informatics, Information Systems,
        Journalism, Mechanical Engineering, Music, Public
        Administration, Public Health, Safety, Sport
        Administration, Technology Management
                                                                                                                                  Academic English
        Social Work, Mathematics                                                                                                  If you do not meet the direct or Graduate Pathway
                                                                                                                                  entry requirements you can enter our Academic
                                                                                                                                  English program to improve your academic and
        Progression Requirements by Program                                 Pathway GPA and Grades
                                                                                                                                  language skills. Once you have achieved the
                                                                            • 3.0 GPA
                                                                                                                                  required language level, you can progress to a
                                                                            • No Grades Below C in ENG 150, 151 and 160
        All Graduate Pathway Programs                                                                                             Graduate Pathway program or enter your degree
                                                                            • No grades below B in all 500/600 level courses
                                                                                                                                  program directly. Learn more on page 16.
                                                                            • No I grades

       This is not a comprehensive list of all progression requirements. Progression requirements are subject to change and
       may vary by program.

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Academic English                                                                                    Key Program Facts
                                                                                                           Program length is 14 weeks
                                                                                                           High school diploma required
       The Academic English program at INTO Marshall University
                                                                                                           No English language requirement; students will
       is an intensive English program that prepares international                                         be assessed and placed upon arrival
       students for university study in the US. After finishing the                                        6 levels of instruction from high beginner
       program, successful students will be able to:                                                       to advanced
                                                                                                           20 hours of instruction per week (25 hours
                                                                                                           in Summer)
       • Interact comfortably in the US classroom with professors and students.
       • Understand US values in an academic setting.
       • Present their spoken and written ideas accurately and effectively in English.
       • Write research papers with proper use of citations and references.                                        Progression Requirements
       • Use the internet and Marshall library databases to conduct academic research.
                                                                                                           International Year One
       • Use and navigate Blackboard, Marshall University’s online learning platform.
                                                                                                           2-Semester Pathway
       • Read, understand and critically evaluate academic texts.                                          Completion of Academic English Level 4 with
       • Understand and use vocabulary common to academic disciplines.                                     no grades below C
                                                                                                                                                              “Teachers are friendly and
       • Take useful and accurate notes in academic lectures and presentations.                            International Year One                              encouraging. And if you make a
                                                                                                           1-Semester Pathway
       • Develop and deliver oral presentations.                                                                                                               mistake they are always willing to
                                                                                                           Completion of Academic English Level 6 with
                                                                                                                                                               help you. I really appreciated that
                                                                                                           no grades below C
                                                                                                                                                               they have this option for extra
       Estimated Academic English Level Based on Test Scores                                               Direct Undergraduate Admission                      credit, because not every student is
       All students take a placement test during Orientation to determine their AE                         Completion of Academic English Level 6 with         going to perform well in every task.
       level. The table below shows what your estimated level of AE is based off your                      no grades below C                                   So, I really like that they were open
       standardized test scores.                                                                                                                               minded and they were not just fixed
                                                                                                           Graduate 2-Semester Pathway
                                                                                                           Completion of Academic English Level 5 with         to one standard of education and
         Estimated AE Level Placement                       TOEFL iBT                             IELTS    no grades below C                                   they were willing to be flexible with
                           1                                   0-31                                0-4                                                         the students.”
                                                                                                           Graduate 1-Semester Pathway
                           2                                   32-34                               4.5
                                                                                                           Completion of Academic English Level 6 with        Maham Bilal, Pakistan
                           3                                   35-45                               5.0     no grades below B
                                                                                                                                                              Master’s in Business Administration
                           4                                   46-59                             5.1-5.5
                                                                                                           Direct Graduate Admission
                           5                                   60-64                               6.0
                           6                                   65-80                               6.5
                                                                                                           Completion of Academic English Level 6 with
                                                                                                           no grade below B, although individual program
       Notes                                                                                               entry requirements may vary
       Students must earn passing grades in order to progress to the next AE level or Pathway programs.

                                                                                                           Start Dates for Academic English
                                                                                                              Fall 2019      Spring 2020     Summer 2020
                                                                                                            Aug 19, 2019 -   Jan 8, 2020 -   May 13, 2020 -
                                                                                                             Dec 6, 2019     Apr 24, 2020     Aug 7, 2020

                                                                                                                       Find out more at
                                                                                                                       www.intostudy.com/
                                                                                                                       marshall/academic-english

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YOUR UNIVERSITY. YOUR FAMILY - YOUR FUTURE - GUIDE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS 2019-2020
Scholarships                                                                                                                                                                                                    Estimated Costs of Attendance                                                               All prices are estimated from 2018-19
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   and are subject to change. Please visit
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       There are two main semesters per academic year (Fall, Spring). Estimated cost
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       of attendance is based on an academic year; two semester. Each semester at                  www.intostudy.com/marshall/costs
       INTO Marshall offers progression scholarships for students who successfully complete                                                                                                                                                                                                                        for exact pricing.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Marshall is 14-16 weeks, determined by the university academic calendar.
       their International Year One or Graduate Pathway program and enroll in their degree
       program. Marshall University offers merit-based scholarships for full-time freshman
       students enrolling via direct entry.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Undergraduate Programs                       (Per academic year)

       INTO Marshall Progression Scholarships
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                International Year One   Undergraduate Direct
       Award Amount per Academic Year (Fall/Spring)                                                                                                         Up to

       GPA

       4.0
                                                 Undergraduate

                                                         $5,000
                                                                                                                        Graduate

                                                                                                                          $3,000
                                                                                                                                                            $23,000                                                      Tuition and Fees

                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Living Expenses
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          $23,230

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          $13,110
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               $19,820

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               $9,750
                                                                                                                                                            in scholarships available for your
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Books and Supplies                                               $1,130               $1,130
       3.75 – 3.99                                       $4,000                                                           $2,000                            International Year One study plan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Insurance                                                        $1,980               $1,550
       3.5 – 3.74                                        $3,000                                                           $1,000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Other                                                              NA                 $1,330
       3.25 – 3.49                                       $2,000                                                               NA                                                                                         Total Expenses                                                   $39,450             $33,580

       3.0 – 3.24                                        $1,000                                                               NA                         INTO Marshall Regional Scholarship

        ELIGIBILITY               For students who have completed International Year One            For students who have completed an INTO Marshall
                                                                                                                                                                                      International Year One
                                  and successfully progressed to Marshall University.               Graduate Pathway program and successfully pro-       $2,000 -$4,000
                                                                                                    gressed to Marshall University.                                                   (1-Semester)
                                  • This scholarship is a four-year award that can be
                                    renewed yearly as long as the student:                          • This scholarship is a two-year award that can be
                                  • Remains enrolled in courses full-time                             renewed yearly as long as the student:
                                                                                                                                                                                      International Year One
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Graduate Programs                  (Per academic year)
                                                                                                    • Remains enrolled in courses full-time              $4,000 -$8,000
                                  • Earns at least a 3.0 GPA                                                                                                                          (2-Semester)
                                  • Earns 30 credit hours each academic year                        • Earns at least a 3.5 GPA
                                                                                                    • Earns 18 credit hours each academic year                                                                                                                                     Graduate Pathway        Graduate Direct
                                                                                                                                                                                      Graduate Pathway
                                                                                                                                                         $2,000 -$4,000
                                                                                                                                                                                      (1-Semester)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Tuition and Fees                                                 $25,880              $22,060

                                                                                                                                                         $4,000 -$8,000
                                                                                                                                                                                      Graduate Pathway                   Living Expenses                                                  $5,880               $5,880
                                                                                                                                                                                      (2-Semester)
       2019-20 Merit-Based Scholarships for Incoming Freshmen — Direct Students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Books and Supplies                                               $1,130               $1,130
                                                                                                                                                         ELIGIBILITY
       Scholarship                Amount/year                     Criteria                                                                               • Fully admitted to an INTO Marshall International Year One     Insurance                                                        $1,980               $1,550
                                                                                                                                                           or Graduate Pathway program
                                                                                                                                                         • Letter of offer
       John Marshall              $14,000                         High School GPA 3.9 or above; ACT 30 or above (or SAT 1390 or above)
                                                                                                                                                         • Latest academic transcript
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Other                                                              NA                 $1,330
                                                                                                                                                         • Evidence of English proficiency
       John Laidley               $12,000                         High School GPA 3.7 or above; ACT 28 or above (or SAT 1310 or above)                   • 300-400 word personal statement may be required for           Total Expenses                                                   $34,870             $31,950
                                                                                                                                                           some regions
                                                                                                                                                         • Scholarship interview may be required for some regions
       Board of Governors         $9,000                          High School GPA 3.5 or above; ACT 26 or above (or SAT 1240 or above)
                                                                                                                                                         • First come, first served

       Presidential               $6,000                          High School GPA 3.25 or above; ACT 24 or above (or SAT 1160 or above)

       A. Michael Perry           $5,000                          High School GPA 3.0 or above; ACT 22 or above (or SAT 1100 or above)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Academic English Programs                        (Per semester)

       Opportunity Grant          $4,000                          High School GPA 3.0 or above; ACT 20-21 or above (or SAT 1060-1100 or above)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Academic English
       These scholarships are available to incoming full-time freshmen.
       Merit-based scholarships are awarded for four academic years (Fall and Spring semesters) as long as the student is pursuing his
       or her first baccalaureate degree and maintains full-time enrollment.                                                                                                                                             Tuition and Fees                             $6,290
       The student must meet the following criteria for renewal: successfully complete at least 3.0 credit hours each academic year,
       earn at least a 2.75 GPA at the end of freshman year and a 3.0 GPA by the end of sophomore and junior years.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Living Expenses                              $7,450

                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Books and Supplies                            $600
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            For details about Terms and Conditions, Country Scales
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Insurance                                     $990                                 and English Waivers visit:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            www.intostudy.com/marshall/terms
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Total Expenses                             $15,330
                Find out more about scholarships www.intostudy.com/marshall/scholarships

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