Extended Accelerator Admission

The Extended Accelerator Program (EAP) is a three-semester program for students that includes an immersive English-learning experience. The program gives students firsthand practical and cultural understanding of the University of Dayton campus and the Dayton area through its contextual curriculum. Upon successful completion of the program, students progress into the second year of their undergraduate education with a full year’s worth of academic credits.

As an Extended Accelerator student at the University of Dayton, you'll receive:

  • An immersive educational experience with a contextual curriculum bridging language, culture and academics.
  • Experiences from Live, Learn, Grow: a unique course designed for international students to help provide the social, professional and academic skills for success your first year at the University of Dayton and beyond.
  • Bolstered academic achievement with English-language instruction, tutoring, academic advising and student support.
  • Benefits from personalized English-language instruction that’s fully contextual—for example, lab-specific English-language instruction alongside your lab-inclusive science course.

PROGRAM DETAILS

Program Length Program
Curriculum
Credits
Earned Toward
Degree
Progression
Requirements*
Progression
Into
3 semesters Planned 30+ Standard First-Year Requirements Year 2

*Progression into specific majors may have additional requirements.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

SAMPLE CURRICULUM

Each student's curriculum will vary depending upon major, interests, and career goals.

SEMESTER 1 SEMESTER 2 SEMESTER 3
SEMESTER 1

Live, Learn, Grow

English:

  • English for Academic Purposes
  • Technology for Academic Purposes

Core Curriculum:

  • Visual Art History
  • Math*
SEMESTER 2

Live, Learn, Grow

English:

  • English for Academic Purposes

Core Curriculum:

  • English Composition
  • Religious Studies
  • Business
  • Math*
SEMESTER 3

Live, Learn, Grow

English:

  • Advanced Writing

Core Curriculum:

  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Math*
  • Science (with Lab)

Total Credits: 30+

Note: This is a sample curriculum and may be subject to change. Schedule adjustments may be made based on course availability. The curriculum runs consecutively. The number of credits earned during the summer may be reduced due to the shorter semester length.

*Math course placement to be determined by the results of a math placement test, which will be administered upon arrival to campus.

IMPORTANT DATES

For all application and payment deadlines as well as move-in and program start dates, please visit the Important Dates page.

EXTENDED ACCELERATOR COSTS

2019-2020 ESTIMATED PROGRAM TUITION AND FEES
 Tuition and Fees (3 Semesters)** $52,920 USD
Housing $12,855 USD
Dining $8,445 USD
Health Insurance***  $2,000 USD
Total $76,220 USD

**Tuition and Fees may vary by intake semester.
***Health insurance is required and covers a 12 month period.

LEARN MORE ABOUT YOUR HOUSING AND DINING

As an international student with UDayton Global, you don't have to worry about finding your own place to live. We will make it easy for you!

Ready To Apply

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