International Admission Requirements

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), or the International English Language Testing System(IELTS) with a minimum score of 4.5 is required if English is not the applicant's native language. International applicants must attain a minimum of 500 on the paper exam and 173 on the computerized exam. A waiver of the TOEFL requirement will be granted if the applicant has earned a diploma from an institution whose curriculum is taught in English. Before final action on an international student application can be completed, the Office of Admissions must receive the following:

  • Neatly completed and signed application
  • Official high school transcript(s) from each school attended
  • Non-refundable $55 application fee
  • Official TOEFL score or IELTS score
  • Personal Statement

International Student Services

International Student Services acts as a liaison between non-immigrant visa holders and the University. Through International Student Services, international students can receive information on changes in immigration regulations, tax laws, social security requirements affecting non-immigrants, social activities on campus and within the Atlanta community, and notice of upcoming events of interest to the international community.