University of Hartford, International Pathway Program


The International Pathway Program offers undergraduate students the additional support needed for their first year of university study. The IPP ensures academic, social and personal success while in the program and prepares students to continue on to their degree. The Graduate IPP offers students who are academically qualified for a degree program at Hartford with the additional support they need to enhance their English proficiency. Through this program, students will take a combination of academic and English courses which will successfully prepare them for their Master’s degree.

The University of Hartford offers a wide variety of majors, and students may select any one of them for their course of study. In the final semester of the IPP, students will be introduced to their university academic advisor for their major. This advisor will help students plan the rest of their degree program beyond the IPP. 

  1. Earn a degree from the university currently ranked #176 among National Universities by US News and World Report
  2. Learn from experienced instructors who will help you improve your English and support you with your academic coursework
  3. Hartford is located directly between the top American cities of Boston and New York City



Available for international students

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Available for international students


Luis Garcia
Luis Garcia
International Pathway Program
I heard about the exellent English program and wanted to try it. I like it all. Its structure and teacher skills help the students to improve every day...the teachers have been a big support during the semester and I’m happy for all the help.


Art, Design & Media

International Pathway Program with progression to:

  • Actor Training
  • Animation
  • Art
  • Art History
  • Art, Media, and Design
  • Ballet Pedagogy
  • Ceramics
  • Communication and Media
  • Communication and Design
  • Communication Studies
  • Dance Pedagogy
  • Dance Performance
  • Digital Media and Journalism
  • Film and Television
  • Game Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Instrumental Performance
  • User Experience Design
  • Journalism
  • Media and Cinema Studies
  • Multimedia Web Design and Development
  • Music
  • Music Composition
  • Music Education
  • Music History
  • Music Theater
  • Music Vocal Performance
  • Organizational Communications
  • Painting and Drawing
  • Performing Arts Management
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Public Relation and Advertising
  • Sculpture
  • Sports Communication
Business & Management

International Pathway Program with progression to:

  • Accountancy
  • Actuarial Science
  • Business Administration
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Hospitality Leadership
  • Insurance and Risk Management
  • Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate
Computer Science & IT

International Pathway Program with progression to:

  • Computer Science
  • Cyber-Physical Systems Engineering
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Science
  • Game Programing
  • Information Systems
  • Information Technology (Standard, Web Development)
  • Math and Computer Science
  • Network Engineering and Security

Engineering & Technology

International Pathway Program with progression to:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Audio Engineering Technology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer and Electronic Engineering Technology
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Technology (Contract Major)
  • Interdisciplinary Engineering Studies
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Robotics Engineering
Law, Humanities and Social Sciences

International Pathway Program with progression to:

  • African & Black Diaspora Studies
  • American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Diplomacy
  • Arabic Studies
  • Catholic Studies
  • Chinese Studies
  • Criminology
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • English
  • Elementary Education
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • History
  • History of Art & Architecture
  • International Studies
  • Islamic World Studies
  • Italian
  • Japanese Studies
  • Latin American & Latino Studies
  • Middle Grades Education
  • Peace, Justice, and Conflict Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Public Policy
  • Physical Education (BSP)
  • Religious Studies
  • Sociology
  • Secondary Education
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Women's and Gender Studies
  • World Language Education
  • Writing, Rhetoric and Discourse
Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences

International Pathway Program with progression to:

  • Biological Sciences
  • Exercise Science
  • Health Sciences
  • Neuroscience
  • Prosthetics and Orthodontics
  • Psychology
Natural Science & Mathematics

International Pathway Program with progression to:

  • Actuarial Science
  • Astrophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Data Science
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Mathematics & Computer Science
  • Physics

International Pathway Program with progression to:

  • Architectural Design + Technology BS

Tuition & Cost

The costs listed below are an estimate based on what most students pay. The final price for tuition, housing and other expenses will vary based on program, English level, housing selection and other factors. For more exact pricing, please contact our advisors.
$ 63,850 Average cost per year
$ 39,850Tuition
$ 12,000Housing
$ 12,000Other

Required Documents

Below are the minimum documents required for our admissions team to conduct a review of your application to this institution. Additional documents may be required for specific programs or for the institution to issue you an unconditional letter of admission. Please contact an advisor for more information.

Passport Copy

English Test Result

School Transcript

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Information not added yet. Please ask an advisor for more details.