Prepare for Success

The Pre-Sessional program provides students with the English and classroom skills they need to transition to academic life in the United States. You may enter the program in the spring, summer, or fall and progress into the Extended Accelerator Program.

Program Details

First-Year
Program Length
Program
Curriculum
Total Credits
Earned Toward
Degrees
Progression
Requirements
Progression
Into
1 semester
(14 weeks)
Planned – all courses exclusive to Accelerator students Not applicable 2.0 GPA and approval from Accelerator team Extended Accelerator Program

Entry Requirements

To apply for the Pre-Sessional English add-on program at American University, you should have at least the following qualifications:
GPA Requirement Minimum TOEFL® Minimum IELTS™
Only one of the scores below required
3.0 50 4.5

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Whatever major students choose, they acquire a solid foundation in the liberal arts and pursue in-depth study in their chosen fields.
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