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UPP: 3 Semesters with Academic English

The university's English (ESL) Program is designed to help you improve your language proficiency before you begin your studies with Navitas at UMass Boston. The UPP: 3 Semesters with Academic English program combines for-credit university courses and English language studies. In the first semester, you will take two academic courses plus 15 hours per week of Academic English studies, provided through UMass Boston College of Advancing and professional studies.

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Fees

Year International Students

2017

US$4,862 per semester (English Component)

* Other mandatory fees apply

Location

Duration

Minimum one semester

Semester start dates

Summer: May 2017

Fall: September 2017

Spring: January 2018

Requirements

59 TOEFL, 5.0 IELTS, Pearson Versant 46, and Completion of Year 12 or its equivalent with a GPA of 2.0

Note: Course availability may vary semester on semester, and space is available on first-come, first-served basis. Students’ eligibility to take certain classes will depend on Math Placement score and Writing Assessment results. Students are encouraged to complete their placement exams and register for classes prior to arrival (see Course Enrollment for details). Those who do not complete these steps prior to arrival may find that classes become full, in which case the student will have to wait until a subsequent semester to complete those courses.

Disclaimer: This information may be subject to change without notice or at the discretion of Navitas member institutions or Navitas Limited.