International Graduate Admission

In order to apply for admission to Northeastern State University, you will need to submit the following required documents:

Required Admission Documents for Graduate Admission

  • International graduate application with $25 non-refundable application fee
  • Official undergraduate transcripts
  • WES Credential Evaluation (if degree was earned outside of the U.S.)
  • TOEFL score of 550 (79 iBT) or IELTS of 6.5
    Note: if you do not have an official score or you do not meet the minimal score required, apply for ESL Admission
  • Bank document with a minimum balance of $23,267 (USD)
  • 3 letters of recommendation from former professors
  • Copy of passport

Please understand that Northeastern State University may require further certification of finances or advance payment of tuition and fees from students whose funds originate in countries where severe currency restrictions exist.

Open Admission Dates

  • Spring 2018: June 1, 2017 - November 1, 2017
  • Summer 2018: December 1, 2017 - April 1, 2017

What is an International Graduate?

A graduate is a student ...

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To be admitted as an international graduate, you will need to supply the following:

Please understand that Northeastern State University may require further certification of finances or advance payment of tuition and fees from students whose funds originate in countries where severe currency restrictions exist.

Application Fee

Applicants can make the application fee payment by mailing a check or money order payable to Northeastern State University for $25 USD to The Office of International Programs, Northeastern State University, 600 N Grand Avenue, Tahlequah, OK 74464 USA.

Applicants who are unable to mail a check or money order can call our office at 918-444-2050 to make other arrangements for paying the application fee. The application fee is non-refundable. 

Transcripts

International students for undergraduate study at NSU must provide official transcripts from all secondary schools (high schools) attended.

TOEFL/IELTS

Scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) are a requirement for admission to all NSU programs for all international students.

  • TOEFL 550 (79 iBT)
  • IELTS 6.5

Note: if you do not have an official score or you do not meet the minimal score required, apply for ESL Admission.

Bank Document

All international applicants will have to provide evidence of financial resources.

All international applicants must provide proof of liquid assets sufficient to pay for the entire first year of education and living expenses. For NSU, it is required that students submit a recent bank document showing a minimum balance of $21,185.

You can submit your bank document by sending it as a scanned attachment to international@nsuok.edu, by fax to +1-918-458-2056 or by mail to 600 N Grand Avenue, Tahlequah, OK 74464 USA.

Shipping Your I-20

To pay for shipping your I-20 and acceptance letter, please follow the link to University Express Mail Services.