In the 2018 Fall intake, over 3600 applicants from all over the world applied to BSC, a total of 57% were admitted. While the stakes are high, BSC is one of the very few colleges to cut down its tuition fee by 51% making it one of the best value for money colleges for international education.
Located in Alabama, USA, BSC offers Bachelor's Degree Courses in over 50 majors, minors and specialty programs, with Biological Sciences, Business Administration and Management, Psychology, Mathematics, and Fine/Studio Arts being the popular programs.
|Application Portal||Online Portal|
|Application Fee||50 USD|
|Average SAT Score||1040-1220|
|Average ACT Score||23-29|
|Mode of Payment||Master-Card/ American Express/Discover/Visa|
|Academic Calendar||Semester Based|
|Intake Seasons||Fall, Spring, and Summer|
|Work Experience||Not required|
|Financial Aid||Loans, Grants, Scholarships available|
Students seeking admission at American universities are encouraged to apply at least 2 months prior to the expiry of the application deadlines.
|Early Decision||Nov 1||Nov 15|
|Early Action||Nov 15||Dec 15|
|Regular Decision||Feb 1||Mar 1|
Admissions dependant on availability post-February 1st 2020
Application Portal: Students have the opportunity to apply online from the BSC website, different portals are available for domestic and international students.
Application Fee: 50 USD
Application Requirements :
In order to be considered for admission at Birmingham Southern College, international applicants must submit the following documents, given that they are done with their second high school education and have NOT been enrolled in higher education :
(Note: Changes made by the college in the admission process amidst the Covid-19 crisis are included.)
At the time of filling the BSC Online Application, you will have the opportunity to submit the above-mentioned documents online.
However, you may also submit your forms and documents:
Via mail: email@example.com
Via Post :
BSC Office of Admission
900 Arkadelphia Road
Birmingham, AL 35254
Or by fax:
International applicants are required to complete all of the secondary schoolings in an English medium – This must be verified, in writing, by a school official and present TOEFL, ESL, and/or SAT scores to demonstrate English proficiency. The minimum required scores by the university are:
|Test||Minimum Score Required|
|Pearson Test of English||58|
As COVID-19 impacts international students and the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified schools, SEVP is yet to provide further information on international travel and visa-related processes. For more information, go to US Government Student Visa
However, the regular process is mentioned below as follows :
International applicants can apply for a student visa to study in the USA right after an application letter is issued. Students whose applications have been approved will be issued the I-20 Form.
The I-20 form can be obtained via FedEx, once the admissions process is completed.
Any questions regarding the I-20 can be directed towards the Admission's Office Of BSC firstname.lastname@example.org
Aspirants will be required to submit the following documents while applying for a visa:
After the submission of the completed I-20 form and payment of SEVIS fee, students can
schedule an interview with the nearest US embassy.
Birmingham Southern College offers over offers Bachelor's Degree Courses in Accounting, Biology, Business Administration, Economics, Engineering, Psychology, and many more courses. Aspirants are required to submit transcripts while filling the application online. Where to Apply: Online Application portal
Application Fee: 50 USD
Admission Requirements: Applicants must submit the following documents at the time of admission:
Here are specific academic requirements for some of the popular undergraduate programs offered by Birmingham Southern College :
|Requirements||Business Administration||Biology||Mathematics||Psychology||Fine Arts|
|Application Fee||50 USD||50 USD||50 USD||50 USD||50 USD|
The processing of applications usually ranges from 2-4 weeks depending upon the type of application process the student has applied through. Students are recommended to submit all required documents and transcripts online. Students are usually informed about the status of their admission through email and on the given notification deadline. In view of the Covid-19 crisis, the deadlines and processes might be subjected to change, applicants are suggested to check BSC's website for updates.