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Find INFORMATION FOR GRADUATE ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS
High school (secondary school) transcripts from each and every institution must be submitted for review. If your high school is outside of the United States and not accredited by a U.S. Regional Association of Colleges and Schools, we recommend (not required) that you use a "course-by-course" (not document-by-document) evaluation service to ensure that your transcript is evaluated properly.
These are the approved evaluation services:
College transcripts from each institution attended during high school must be submitted for review. If you have attended college after high school graduation, you are not eligible to be a First-Year applicant and should submit a Transfer application. If your college is outside of the United States and not accredited by a U.S. Regional Association of Colleges and Schools, we require that you use an evaluation service that does a "course by course" evaluation to ensure that your transcript is evaluated properly (if you do not submit, your application will be incomplete).
Students that plan to enroll as part of an F1 program must submit documentation to the International and Postdoctoral Services Office (IPSO) through the AU International system. We recommend that students start the application process and submit additional documentation for the Form I-20 at least 90 days prior to the start of their intended semester to allow sufficient processing time for both admissions and visa documents.
Students may wish to learn more about the Cost of Attendance at Augusta University.
IN ADDITION TO MEETING THE ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION, STUDENTS MUST ALSO PROVIDE PROOF OF ENGLISH PROFICIENCY.
For the purpose of applying for admission to Augusta University, English may be considered your primary language only if you have been raised in an environment where English is the ONLY official language of your locality and nation, and English has been the primary language used in your home.
Applicants must request that Augusta University receive official results from TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS - Academic (International English Language Testing System), if English is not your primary language.
Applicants whose primary language is not English may also meet the English proficiency requirement by any one of the options listed below.
The institution code for submission of the TOEFL scores to Augusta University is 5406. Please do not select a department code.
Students who state on their application for admission that their native language is other than English are required to take the TOEFL or IELTS as described above. Placement in the first semester English classes is based on the reading, listening and writing sections of the Internet-based TOEFL as follows:
A minimum score of 69 overall and 45 combined in the reading, listening and writing sections are required for consideration for admission to Augusta University.
Internet-based TOEFL greater than 78: Placement in English 1101.
Internet-based TOEFL of 45 to 78: Placement in English 1101Z, a special section of Freshman English for non-native speakers.
A minimum score of 6.5 overall in the IELTS Academic test is required for consideration for admission to Augusta University.
* Exemption from the TOEFL requirement is allowed for undergraduate students who submit proof of earning a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university at which English is the language of instruction.