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Illinois University in Chicago
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Language of studies English
Education type: co-educational schools
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Bachelor's program

1. Age of participants: from 17 years

2. Duration of the programs: 4 years

3. Level of English: IELTS 6.5 (not lower than 6.0 in all sections), TOEFL 80

4. Classes start: January, September

5. Level of education (one of the options):

  • Diploma of Secondary Education (Certificate of Secondary Education)
  • Diploma of secondary vocational education (Diploma of Intermediate Vocational Education)
  • Diploma of the Secondary Specialized School
  • Diploma of Pedagogical School (Pedagogical School)
  • 6. Language of instruction: English.

    The university offers students a wide variety of training programs in the bachelor's degree - more than 80 areas of science are available. Training lasts 4 years, foreign students can first pass 2 or 3 semesters of special training and then go to the second course of the main program. Each program provides ample opportunities for students to choose specialization and priority subjects, this is done so that students understand better what they really are interested in and develop their talents in the right direction. Each specialty assumes a set of so-called "credits" - credit units, which are earned by the student in the process of studying and reflect his academic performance. For the transition to subsequent courses, you need to recruit a certain number of loans.

    For 4 courses, students receive fundamental training and a large body of knowledge in the chosen specialty, in addition, they have the opportunity to take professional internships in the best companies in the city, thus consolidating theoretical knowledge in practice. During the course of the lecture work, various types of classes are used:

  • Lectures and extended lectures
  • Seminars
  • Independent work
  • Work in groups
  • Experiments and laboratory work.
  • A large number of hours devoted to independent work and research, mentors contribute to the development of students' responsibility and meaningfulness in their actions, critical thinking, a deep understanding of goals and means, in relation to the chosen field of science / knowledge. The high level of professionalism and development of graduates stipulates the fact that they easily get a job in the best companies in the region and the country. All those who have successfully completed their studies receive a diploma and are awarded a bachelor's degree in the relevant field of science.

    The directions of bachelor's programs:

    1) Architecture, art and design:

  • Architecture
  • Graphic design
  • Industrial Design
  • Complex design and art
  • Architectural studies.

  • 2) Business, finance and economics:

  • Accounting
  • Economy
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Management
  • Marketing.
  • 3) Education:

  • Human Development and Training
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Spanish
  • City education.
  • 4) Engineering and Information Technology:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Design Management
  • Engineering Physics
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Bioengineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil engineering
  • Computer engineering
  • Computer science (directions: computer systems, software).
  • 5) Law, international relations and politics:

  • Criminology, Law and Justice
  • Political Science: Law and Courts
  • Political Science: Urban Policy
  • Public policy.
  • 6) Liberal Arts:

  • Urban research
  • African American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Classical studies
  • Communications
  • English
  • French and French studies
  • Gender and Women's Studies
  • German Studies
  • History
  • Latin American Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Polish language
  • Psychology: Applied Psychology
  • Psychology: General Psychology
  • Russian language
  • Spanish
  • The Spanish economy.
  • 7) Music, theater and art:

  • Actor play
  • art
  • History of art
  • Jazz studies
  • Music
  • Musical business
  • Performance
  • Theater and Performance
  • Theater design, production and technology.
  • 8) Care, Health and Sociology:

  • Disability and human development
  • Health care
  • Sociology.
  • 9) Science:

  • Biochemistry
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Neurology
  • Physics
  • Rehabilitation Sciences
  • Statistics.
  • 10) Sport, Fitness and Nutrition :

  • Kinesiology
  • Kinesiology (directions: promoting science and health, the science of motion).
  • The cost of studying for undergraduate programs is from $ 14606 / semester, from $ 29212 / year.

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    The program International Year One (Undergraduate accelerator)

    1. Age of participants: from 17 years

    2. Duration of the programs: 2 semesters (9 months), 3 semesters (12 months)

    3. Classes start: January, May, August

    4. Level of English:

    • Integrated Program (Integrated Accelerator Program): IELTS 6.5 (indicators in all sections not below 6.0), TOEFL 80
    • The academic program (Academic Accelerator Program): IELTS 5.5 (indicators in all sections not below 5.0), TOEFL 68
    • Extended Program (Extended Accelerator Program): IELTS 5.0 (indicators in all sections no lower than 4.5), TOEFL 60

    5. Educational level: certificate of secondary (complete) general education

    6. Language of instruction: English.

    Special programs are designed for foreign students who plan to enter the bachelor's degree. Education includes a combination of first year academic courses, academic support, adaptation and cultural engagement. The goal of the eduaction is to bring the level of knowledge and English language in line with the requirements of the university, and to adapt the student to the education system and way of life. Course options:

    • Integrated Accelerator Program (2 semesters)
    • Academic Accelerator Program (2 semesters)
    • Extended program (Extended Accelerator Program) (3 semesters).

    Each type of program includes three areas (to choose from), the emphasis during education is done on the relevant disciplines:

    • Humanities and Social Sciences
    • Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Information Technology
    • Business, finance and economics.

    The learning process has a number of distinctive characteristics:

    • Choice. Following the system of education adopted in the US, students have the right to choose their own priority areas of science, which guarantees the development of responsibility and awareness and greater interest in learning
    • Support for students at all stages, both for academic and life issues. University specialists are ready at any time to provide the student with all the necessary assistance and advice. Staff working with students consists of: advisors for work with students, academic teachers, career counselors, academic advisors
    • A small number of people in the group, and as a result, individual attention to each student
    • Experience of American culture. In the process of studying, special seminars "live, learn, grow" are held, at which students receive maximum useful information about the structure of the education system, rules of conduct, culture and traditions of the USA, Illinois and the University. These classes involve students in a turbulent life and adapt them to a new country and society for themselves
    • Development of skills in employment and career. Students attend special seminars and classes, where they learn all the nuances of finding a job, finding a job and moving up the career ladder. These classes are of exceptional importance for foreign students, since they allow them to understand the principles and laws in force in the country regarding the start of work.

    Students of the academic and extended program, in addition to subjects, learn English. The lessons are designed in such a way as to help maximize the level of the language, teach them how to use a competent academic language, and generally start communicating in English "without hesitation." Students of all three types of programs receive maximum benefit, knowledge and pass the process of adaptation painlessly.

    Education at the International Year One (Undergraduate accelerator) takes place without loss of time - after the completion of the course students move to the second year of education of the basic educational programs of the bachelor degree for the chosen specialty.

    Types of programs and sample curriculum:

    Integrated program (Integrated Accelerator Program) (2 semesters).

    The program is designed specifically for students who have a high level of English. Participants attend seminars on adaptation and the building of academic disciplines. In total, the course is estimated at 24 credits. Features of this type of program:

    • Individual support from mentors and teachers
    • Possibility to choose exclusive courses
    • Ability to learn programming
    • Extended career eduaction.

    Sample education plan:

    1. Semester 1:

    • Special workshops on adaptation "To live, learn, grow" (level 1)
    • Academic writing (level 1)
    • Principles of microeconomics (with the English laboratory)
    • Mathematical Laboratory: Algebra and Computation (Level 2)
    • Natural sciences (with the English laboratory)

    2. Semester 2:

    • Special seminars on adaptation "To live, learn, grow" (level 2)
    • Academic writing (level 2)
    • Introduction to Psychology
    • Fundamentals of media communications
    • Elective course on learning.
       

    Academic Accelerator Program (2 semesters).

    Program for students who need support in English. It consists of classes on adaptation, the body of disciplines and subjects and classes in English. Total for the program students earn at least 24 credits.

    An approximate curriculum consists of:

    1. Semester 1:

    • "To live, learn, grow" (level 1)
    • Option: English for academic purposes / academic writing
    • Fundamentals of microeconomics (with the English language laboratory)
    • Mathematical Course: Algebra and Computation (Level 2)
    • Natural Sciences (with the English Language Laboratory)

    2. Semester 2:

    • "To live, to learn, to grow" (level 2)
    • Option: English for academic purposes / academic writing
    • Fundamentals of Psychology
    • A special course on learning skills.

    Extended program (Extended Accelerator Program) (3 semesters).

    A special feature of the program is active language involvement for the comprehensive development of English language skills. Includes special consultations, individual lessons, academic help and support. English is used in all courses and classes, students are intensively engaged and improve their level. For the course, each student must earn at least 30 credits.

    Sample curriculum:

    1. Semester 1:

    • "To live, learn, grow" (level 1)
    • English for Academic Purposes (Level 1)
    • Chicago in a global context
    • Mathematics: Algebra and Computation

    2. Semester 2:

    • "To live, to learn, to grow" (level 2)
    • English for Academic Purposes (Level 2)
    • Fundamentals of microeconomics
    • Mathematics
    • Natural Sciences

    3. Semester 3:

    • "To live, learn, grow" (level 3)
    • Academic writing
    • Psychology
    • Elective course "learning skills".

    Tuition fee on the International Year One programs is:

    • Integrated Program (Integrated Semester) (2 semesters) = $ 30000
    • Academic Accelerator Program (2 semesters) = $ 31500
    • Extended program (Extended Accelerator Program) (3 semesters) = 36500 $.
    Annual
    17+
    from 31 000 $ / semester

    Bachelor's program

    1. Age of participants: from 17 years

    2. Duration of the programs: 4 years

    3. Level of English: IELTS 6.5 (not lower than 6.0 in all sections), TOEFL 80

    4. Classes start: January, September

    5. Level of education (one of the options):

  • Diploma of Secondary Education (Certificate of Secondary Education)
  • Diploma of secondary vocational education (Diploma of Intermediate Vocational Education)
  • Diploma of the Secondary Specialized School
  • Diploma of Pedagogical School (Pedagogical School)
  • 6. Language of instruction: English.

    The university offers students a wide variety of training programs in the bachelor's degree - more than 80 areas of science are available. Training lasts 4 years, foreign students can first pass 2 or 3 semesters of special training and then go to the second course of the main program. Each program provides ample opportunities for students to choose specialization and priority subjects, this is done so that students understand better what they really are interested in and develop their talents in the right direction. Each specialty assumes a set of so-called "credits" - credit units, which are earned by the student in the process of studying and reflect his academic performance. For the transition to subsequent courses, you need to recruit a certain number of loans.

    For 4 courses, students receive fundamental training and a large body of knowledge in the chosen specialty, in addition, they have the opportunity to take professional internships in the best companies in the city, thus consolidating theoretical knowledge in practice. During the course of the lecture work, various types of classes are used:

  • Lectures and extended lectures
  • Seminars
  • Independent work
  • Work in groups
  • Experiments and laboratory work.
  • A large number of hours devoted to independent work and research, mentors contribute to the development of students' responsibility and meaningfulness in their actions, critical thinking, a deep understanding of goals and means, in relation to the chosen field of science / knowledge. The high level of professionalism and development of graduates stipulates the fact that they easily get a job in the best companies in the region and the country. All those who have successfully completed their studies receive a diploma and are awarded a bachelor's degree in the relevant field of science.

    The directions of bachelor's programs:

    1) Architecture, art and design:

  • Architecture
  • Graphic design
  • Industrial Design
  • Complex design and art
  • Architectural studies.

  • 2) Business, finance and economics:

  • Accounting
  • Economy
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Management
  • Marketing.
  • 3) Education:

  • Human Development and Training
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Spanish
  • City education.
  • 4) Engineering and Information Technology:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Design Management
  • Engineering Physics
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Bioengineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil engineering
  • Computer engineering
  • Computer science (directions: computer systems, software).
  • 5) Law, international relations and politics:

  • Criminology, Law and Justice
  • Political Science: Law and Courts
  • Political Science: Urban Policy
  • Public policy.
  • 6) Liberal Arts:

  • Urban research
  • African American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Classical studies
  • Communications
  • English
  • French and French studies
  • Gender and Women's Studies
  • German Studies
  • History
  • Latin American Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Polish language
  • Psychology: Applied Psychology
  • Psychology: General Psychology
  • Russian language
  • Spanish
  • The Spanish economy.
  • 7) Music, theater and art:

  • Actor play
  • art
  • History of art
  • Jazz studies
  • Music
  • Musical business
  • Performance
  • Theater and Performance
  • Theater design, production and technology.
  • 8) Care, Health and Sociology:

  • Disability and human development
  • Health care
  • Sociology.
  • 9) Science:

  • Biochemistry
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Neurology
  • Physics
  • Rehabilitation Sciences
  • Statistics.
  • 10) Sport, Fitness and Nutrition :

  • Kinesiology
  • Kinesiology (directions: promoting science and health, the science of motion).
  • The cost of studying for undergraduate programs is from $ 14606 / semester, from $ 29212 / year.

    Annual
    17+
    from 32 000 $ / year

    University Pathway Program

    • The minimum level of English is Advanced.

    The OHLA University Study Program allows international students to automatically enroll in multiple university programs throughout the United States. A team of experts prepares students for university studies, guides students towards successful admission.

    Pathway provides students with the opportunity to prepare for college by getting information, doing exercises that make academic requirements clear, and removing common barriers that can stunt student progress. Topics: resources, teaching methods, writing skills, critical thinking skills, motivation, self-efficacy. Particular attention is paid to group work, mutual learning.

    Training program:

    • Acquaintance with other students, staff and teachers, developed support network before starting training at CSM
    • Getting to know the campus and its valuable resources
    • Obtaining 1 college loan.
    Annual
    21+
    from 11 500 $ / semester
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