International Graduate Admissions & Transcript Evaluation

All international students who desire to enter the university must comply with all provisions of the Immigration Act.

A complete set of credentials for students planning to reside in the U.S. and verification of financial support must be sent to the Graduate School with a formal application for admission and a $30 nonrefundable application fee in U.S. dollars (credit card, check or money order). All information must be in English.

The university must have proof of English proficiency. A minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 213 (computer-based) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam is considered acceptable. A score of 7.0 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is acceptable. If a student attends an ESL program, successful completion of level 109 is considered acceptable.

The equivalent of a bachelor's degree must be earned to enter a graduate program at Adams State University. Potential graduate students should have undergraduate transcripts evaluated and/ or translated by World Educational Services or a similar organization.

Send transcripts to one of the organizations listed below. They will convert the undergraduate degree to its United States equivalent and, if you request, send the results to Adams State University.

Evaluation of undergraduate transcripts accepted by the following agencies:

Specific Graduate Program Admissions: