• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 6 months


Upon successful completion of an INTO Washington State University Graduate Pathway in Apparel, Merchandising, Design and Textiles and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study. This transition from an INTO WSU Pathway program to a university degree program is called progression.

Programme Structure

Course features
  • Develop your knowledge and skills through active learning in your chosen subject area.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Adapt to studying in the US with a strong focus on study and research skills.
  • Improve your English level and develop the vocabulary for your chosen degree subject.
  • Students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills through internships after completing course work.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 6 months
    • Duration description
      1 - 2 Semesters
  • Credits
    7 - 13 alternative credits


    • 30 credit hour program
    • 13 credit hours apply from Pathway
    • 17 credit hours remaining toward degree


    • 30 credit hour program
    • 7 credit hours apply from Pathway
    • 23 credit hours remaining toward degree
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Completion of undergraduate degree; students without related major backgrounds are welcome to apply but those applying without an undergraduate degree related to the field may have to take 1-3 courses after the pathway. This will not impact time to completion. All students can take all courses in Pathway. 2.5 GPA out of 4.0,

English Requirements:

  • 1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 75, IELTS 6.0, PTEA 53, or IELA 176.
  • 1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 66, IELTS 6.0, PTEA 50, Password 6, Completion of AE Level 5 with 83% average in all classes, or IELA 169.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16630 USD per year and a duration of 6 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
Tuition fees can be up to $28,940 depending on the programme option and / or start date.

Living costs for Pullman

  • 904 - 1510 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.