Graduate Programs

Our graduate programs are diverse and we provide a rich environment for interdisciplinary study. In fact, few settings within Connecticut provide greater cultural and intellectual resources to prepare lives for leadership and service.

College of Arts and Sciences
College of Education, Nursing, and Health Professionals
College of Engineering, Technology, and Architecture
Barney School of Business
The Hartt School

The English Language Institute (ELI)

The English Language Institute (ELI) of the University of Hartford offers a comprehensive academic program designed for international students who need to improve their English language skills.

Learn more about the levels, course dates, and tuition.

IPP Admissions Checklist

Graduate IPP Entry/Exit Requirements

 Entry RequirementsExit Requirements
Program Length/Credits English GPA* English GPA**
Standard IPP 2 semesters

15 credits
70 TOEFL
or 6.0 IELTS
or PTE 50 
or GTEC 1101-1175
or Versant 61-68
2.75 Students must pass all English courses with an 80/100 or better 2.8
Extended GPP 3 semesters

15 credits
60 TOEFL
or 5.5 IELTS
or PTE 42 
or GTEC 1001-1100
or Versant 53-60
2.75 Students must pass all English courses with an 80/100 or better 2.8
Pre-Sessional English 1/1+ semesters <60 TOEFL
or <5.5 IELTS
or PTE <42 or GTEC <1001
2.75 Students must pass all English courses with an 80/100 or better 2.8

*Students applying for degrees in Engineering, and the Health Sciences will be required to demonstrate above average grades in the areas of Math and the Sciences. Grades in Math/Science subjects must be equal to or better than a, "B," 3.0 (out of 4.0) from previous diploma/degree.
**Some academic programs may have a higher progression requirement from the IPP.

Costs

Graduate Fees 2018-2019

 Standard IPPExtended IPP
Tuition $27,000 $32,200
Living Expenses** $11,250 $16,875
Registration Fee $60 $90
Technology Fee $460 $690
Student Support Fee* $1,356 $2,034
Annual Health Insurance $2,200 $2,200
Total Cost $42,326 $54,089***

*Living expenses are based on average amount you may expect to pay for off-campus housing and meals.
**If Graduate students choose to live on campus there will be additional Student Support fees.
***Hartt Performance majors in Extended IPP will also have an additional $2200 fee for private music lessons.

Graduate Fees 2019-2020

 Standard IPPExtended IPP
Tuition $27,810 $33,166
Living Expenses** $11,250 $16,875
Registration Fee $60 $90
Technology Fee $460 $690
Student Support Fee* $1,356 $2,034
Annual Health Insurance $2,266 $2,266
Total Cost $43,202 $55,121***

*Living expenses are based on average amount you may expect to pay for off-campus housing and meals.
**If Graduate students choose to live on campus there will be additional Student Support fees.
***Hartt Performance majors in Extended IPP will also have an additional $2200 fee for private music lessons

IPP Dates

 Application DeadlineArrival DateOrientation Start DateFirst Day of Class
Summer 2019 April 1, 2019 May 16, 2019 May 17, 2019 May 22, 2019
Fall 2019 July 1, 2019 August 27, 2019 August 28, 2019 September 4, 2019
Spring 2020 November 15, 2019 January 15, 2020 January 16, 2020 January 21, 2020
Summer 2020 April 1, 2020 May 13, 2020 May 14, 2020 May 20, 2020

Graduate IPP Sample Curriculum

MBA

  Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3
Standard IPP Academic courses
credit hours

QNT 601
Managerial Statistics and Analytics
3 credits

MGT 605
Organizational Leadership
3 credits

EC 602
Economics for Managers
3 credits

AC 603
Accounting for Decision Makers
3 credits

MKT 606
Marketing Management
3 credits

 
English courses  English for Academic Purposes
15 contact hours
English for Academic Purposes
7 contact hours
 
Extended IPP Academic courses
credit hours 
Non-credit academic support courses

QNT 601
Managerial Statistics and Analysis
3 credits

MGT 605
Organizational Leadership
3 credits

 

EC 602
Economics for Managers
3 credits

AC 603
Accounting for Decision Makers
3 credits

MKT 606
Marketing Management
3 credits

 English courses English for Academic Purposes
22 contact hours
English for Academic Purposes 15 contact hours English for Academic Purposes 7 contact hours

Engineering

  Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3
Standard IPP Academic courses
credit hours

M 515
Methods of Applied Mathematics
3 credits

EM 601
Engineering Program Management
3 credits

3 courses in specific degree program
3 credits each

 
English courses  English for Academic Purposes
15 contact hours
English for Academic Purposes
7 contact hours
 
Extended IPP Academic courses
credit hours 
Non-credit academic support courses

M 515
Methods of Applied Mathematics
3 credits

EM 601
Engineering Program Management
3 credits

 

3 courses in specific degree program
3 credits each

 English courses English for Academic Purposes
22 contact hours
English for Academic Purposes 15 contact hours English for Academic Purposes 7 contact hours