Chatham University

Pittsburgh Pathways

Earning Undergraduate Credits While Improving Your English

Pittsburgh Pathways is a program of study to prepare non-native English-speaking students to attend a degree program at Chatham University or another university. It offers:

  • guaranteed admission to a degree program at Chatham
  • admission to the program with an IELTS of 5.5 or TOEFL iBT of 61
  • a combination of ESL courses and academic courses
  • up to 36 academic credits towards an undergraduate degree at Chatham or another college or university
  • a living and learning experience on a beautiful and safe campus
  • social and cultural activities inside and outside the program
  • possibility of transferring to another university after the program
  • ability to finish a college degree in three years after the program

Students enroll in Pittsburgh Pathways for one, two, or three terms, depending on their language level.

Cost per term

  • Tuition: $12,500
  • Room: $2,835-$3,130
  • Meal plan: $2,835-$3,130