Future Student

Fast Track to University
Transition from school to college or university can be demanding, especially if it involves another language or culture. JIC understand these challenges and as such have developed quality programs and supported learning environment for you. We use the same curriculum and course materials as our international providers and our exceptionally qualified teachers ensure the same high level of education to you.

Please use the following guidelines for assistance:


Consider where you’d like to study
Pathway to Australia | Pathway to USA


Prepare and check your entry requirement
Course Description


Decide when you’d like to begin
Dates and Fee




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Pathway To USA

Choosing where you will complete your college education is one of the most important decisions of your life. The United States has one of the finest higher education systems in the world and students following American pathway are assured of top-quality programs with a unique, comprehensive approach aim to develop leaders for next generation. Obviously studying in USA comes with a challenge and as an International institution that aims to assist with students transi-tion to university, we have searched throughout the country and finally find one of the best university in USA that has the same vision with us, Western Michigan University. As our collaboration began, we have carefully designed a program that would help smoothen your admission to USA University and graduate with success.

To begin, Let’s follow through Our Pathway To American Degree programs


American Program
American Program | Why American Program | American Program Courses | Dates & Fees


Western Michigan University


Other Universities
Arizona State University | California State University Fullerton| Colorado State University | Fordham University | George Washington University | Indiana University Bloomington | Iowa State University | Michigan State University | Northeastern University | Ohio State University | Oregon State University | Purdue University | Portland State University | Seattle University | Suffolk University | University of California Davis | University of California Irvine | University of Montana | University of Nebraska Lincoln | University of Pittsburgh | University of San Fransisco | University of San Diego


Community College

Cascadia Community College | Pierce College | Seattle Central Community College

This is where you can find the fastest way to US Universities

American Program

At first, I’m still unsure of what to study later in US. But this program allows me to have so much flexibility and time in choosing my degree that I can change what I want to study even after my first year here.
Edward Rudy,
  • Intake Jakarta : February, June and October
  • Intake USA : January (Spring), May (Summer), September (Fall)

  • Durations: 8-16 months

Diagram of College Program Click to zoom in

This program enables you to complete 1st year & 2nd year undergraduate level in Jakarta in only 16 months for Business Streams and subsequently transfer all credits to WMU to complete the final two years of your undergraduate program.
Alternatively, if you are studying another course, you can choose to study your 2nd year in WMU or transfer completed credits to other US Universities of your choice. Since JIC follows Western Michigan University syllabi, course codes and standards, JIC courses are well recognized and accepted by many US Universities.

Why American Program?

Please find the following benefits why so many students choose this program

Fast Track Western Michigan University
Students who have completed their IGCSE are immediately eligible for the 1st year university entrance. What’s more, students will complete their 1st year in only 8 months.
Guaranteed Credit Transfer
All credits received are guaranteed transferable to Western Michigan University
Flexible destination
After completing their 1st year, students can choose to study their 2nd year in Jakarta, Western Michigan University or other US universities of their choice.
Solid Preparation
Transition from high school to university can be demanding, especially if it involves another language or culture. That’s why in JIC, students are equipped with solid preparation so that they can face the challenges and excel in their study at the university.
Smart Saving
In JIC, students will receive similar Western Michigan curriculum and International teaching standard at a fraction of the University tuition fees in US. Now, that is smart.
Service for Students
JIC provides valuable and integrated services for students including advice on visa applications, university placement and accommodation, both in Jakarta and offshore

American Program Courses

Course Description
The following outlines the entry requirements, subjects that you are going to study and the course you can choose later in the university.

    • Indonesia
    • Qualification Academic Requirement English Requirement
      SMU 3 / Year 12 GPA.7.0 (academic subjects) IELTS: 6.5
      TOELF IBT:80
    • International
    • Qualification Academic Requirement English Requirement
      IGCSE Average C in best 5 subjects English: C
      International Baccalaureate (IB) Minimum 24 points (all subjects) English: 4
      GCE A level Will be awarded advanced credits, depending on Subjects & Grades English: C

Important Dates And Fees

Please find the following important dates and fees for Pathway to American Degree Program

  • Important Dates 2015/2016

    Course Oct 2015 Feb 2016 June 2016 Oct 2016
    Application Closing Date* 09 Oct 13 Feb 11 June 08 Oct
    Orientation & Enrollment 15 Oct 18 Feb 16 June 13 Oct
    Course Commencement 19 Oct 22 Feb 22 June 17 Oct

    *Late Application may be accepted after the deadline on a case by case basis.

Western Michigan University

Located in the downtown of Kalamazoo which is 2 hours away from Chicago and Detroit, Western Michigan University is the 4th largest higher education in the state of Michigan with area of more than 485 acres (equivalent to the size of 900 soccer field) and 151 buildings, including a large well-equipped student recreation center and excellent facilities for Business, Chemistry, Science Research, Engineering, Health and Human services, and the Visual and Performing arts.

Western Michigan University is also dynamic, student-centered research university with an enrollment of nearly 25,000 students. It was founded in 1903 and since then it has continually focusing on delivering high quality undergraduate instruction, advancing its growing graduate division and today, WMU is the Top 100 Public University in USA and is one of the 50 largest universities in United States.

    • Top 100 public universities in America, according to USA News and World Report

    • Ranked number 2 for Aviation program in America

    • Ranked 19 out of 50 top undergraduate Engineering Programs in America

    • Haworth College of Business is one of the 20 largest undergraduate business programs in America

    • The first undergraduate program in integrated supply management in USA

    • Intel places WMU second on its list of America's most wireless college campuses and ranked first in Michigan

    • Telecommunications Management major is one of the only few such programs offered by an American university

    • Foods and Consumer Package Marketing major is one of the premier program offered in America, with nearly of 100% of career placement

Seattle Central Community College

Seattle Central is the only community college in downtown Seattle. Shops, restaurants, grocery stores, coffee shops, museums, libraries, movie theaters, city parks, and sport facilities are all just a short walk or bus ride away from our campus! Seattle Central is located within 10 minutes of two high-ranking U.S. universities: University of Washington and Seattle University. Both accept many of our students every year. So when it is time for you to transfer and continue on with your studies, you won’t have to go very far!

Seattle Central has a large student body. Seattle Central hosts more than 10,000 U.S. students and 1,700 international students. Seattle Central offers students lots of opportunities to get involved, volunteer, and learn skills outside the classroom. With 80+ clubs, weekly workshops, free activities and events, our renowned Student Leadership Office has plenty to keep you busy after class!

Seattle Central offers a transfer admission guarantee to several universities, including: Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, State University of New York (SUNY) - Oneonta, San Francisco State University, Eastern Washington University, University of Washington - Tacoma, California State University - Northridge, Montana State University, Washington State University, Seattle University, and Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis.

Pierce College

Pierce College is an accredited two-year community college in beautiful Washington state. Established in 1967, Pierce College has two campuses, one in Lakewood and one in Puyallup. Both are located about 45 minutes from Seattle. This area is known for its natural beauty, clean environment, and cutting edge technology. During their time at Pierce, students will enjoy outstanding services, top-notch facilities, and interesting activities.

Pierce College is well known for university transfer. Students can take courses at Pierce that are equivalent to the first two years of study at four-year colleges and universities; you can then transfer your Pierce College credits and enter a bachelor's degree program as a third-year student.

Pierce College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities across Washington State, including the University of Washington and Washington State University. In addition, credits from Pierce College are recognized by universities throughout the US. Recent Pierce College graduates have been admitted to top American universities, including:

  • Academy of Art, California
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Purdue University
  • Cornell University
  • Columbia University
  • University of California at Berkeley (UC Berkeley)
  • University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • University of California at Irvine (UC Irvine)
  • University of California at Davis (UC Davis)
  • University of Washington, Seattle
  • George Washington University
  • Oregon State University
  • Microsoft Digipen Institute of Technology
  • George Washington University
  • University of Nevada at Los Vegas (UNLV)
  • New York University (NYU)
  • State University of New York (SUNY) Buffalo
  • Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), New York
  • Rutgers University
  • San Francisco Academy of Art
  • St. Louis University

Cascadia Community College

Cascadia is located next to and shares a beautiful campus with the University of Washington (Bothell campus), including the library, events center, bookstore, several eateries, and over 50 acres of wetlands!

Cascadia campus is only 12 miles (19 km) from Seattle, the home of Starbucks, Microsoft, Boeing, Amazon.com, and many other famous businesses. Cascadia is also within easy walking distance of scenic trails, shops, and a wide variety of restaurants - A great place to experience American culture.

As an international student at Cascadia Community College, every student will benefit from our transfer admission guaranteed program. This program will help students successfully transit from Cascadia community college to the universities of their choice. The students will study at Cascadia for one or two years while fulfilling the requirements of desired school. They then transfer to a 4-year college or university to complete the bachelor's degree.

International students who graduate with their associate degree from Cascadia can go on to transfer to 4-year colleges and universities in Washington State and all across the United States.

Some schools that recent Cascadia graduates have recently transferred to include:

  • University of Southern California
  • George Washington University
  • University of Washington - Seattle
  • University of Washington - Bothell
  • University of Portland
  • Cornell University
  • Minnesota State University
  • DePaul University
  • Syracuse University
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Wisconsin
  • University of Buffalo (SUNY)
  • University of California, Davis

  • Year Founded: 1994 – the newest community college in the state
  • Location: Located in Bothell, Washington on a modern campus shared with University of Washington Bothell
  • Total Enrollment: 4,754 students in 2011-2012
  • Average Class Size: 22 students
  • Faculty: 33% of full-time faculty hold PhDs (highest among state’s community and technical colleges)

Highest Enrolled Program
  • Business
  • Elementary Education
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Technologies
  • Integrated Studies
  • Networking
  • Pre-Nursing
  • Science
  • Web Applications
Student Demographics
  • The Cascadia student population is unique to the state community and technical college system
  • 21.8 years is the average student age (youngest in state)
  • 56% of students work while going to college (highest in state)
  • 77% of students enroll with the intention of transferring to a 4-year program (highest in state)