International Application Instructions

International applicants (students requiring a F-1 or J-1 visa) should submit the materials required for all applicants.

Admission to the University as a degree candidate is granted only after all admissions materials have been received and all minimum standards have been met. A complete application file includes:

  • A completed, signed application
  • Official transcripts from all institutions previously attended
  • 40 units of transferable credit
  • 3 years of full-time work experience
  • 2.0 GPA minimum
  • Apply Online: Create an account, then start your free application. You may save it for completion later.

In addition, international applicants are required to submit:

  • International Student Supplement (part of the online application)
  • A TOEFL minimum score of 173 for the computer-based test or 61 for the internet-based test is required for international students whose primary language is not English.
  • Transcripts/Credentials evaluated by the International Education Research Foundation (IERF)
  • Certificate of Finances and supporting financial documentation 
  • Scan or photocopy of biographical page from your passport and your dependents’ passports (if you will bring dependents)
  • Transfer Eligibility Form (only F-1 and J-1 transfer students now studying in the US)
  • If you plan to bring a spouse, we must receive a copy of your marriage certificate in English.