|Admission requirements for international students||Undergraduate: Online Application|
Graduate: Domestic- Online Application
International- Online Application
|Application Fee (Non-refundable)||UG: USD 40|
PG: USD 50
|Mode of Payment||Credit/Debit card or Check|
|Academic Calendar||Semester based|
|Financial Aid||Various loans, Grants, and Scholarships available|
Columbus State University, Georgia accepts applications for Fall, Summer, and Spring semesters. The applications can be completed as PDF or online through the University’s website.
The international student’s admission application deadlines are the same for undergraduates and graduates for Fall and Spring intakes but differ for Summer intake.
|Semester||Deadline (UG)||Deadline (PG)|
|Fall||June 01||June 01|
|Spring||November 01||November 01|
|Summer||April 01||May 01|
The international students willing to study in the US and planning to study at the University must fulfill additional admission requirements based on which the decision regarding their admission will be made. The international students must go through the below-mentioned information that will help them in applying to the university with ease.
Admission Requirements for International Students
Issuance of I20 or IAP 66 may take 6 to 8 week’s time. Applicants need to keep this in time and must start the application process keeping in mind the start date of the session they are applying for.
International applicants have to demonstrate English proficiency through one of the internationally recognized standardized examinations in English. Applicants are also requested to check the course-wise specific requirements of different departments before seeking admission.
|Name of the test||Minimum Required Scores|
|SAT- Evidence-based Reading and Writing||480|
|ACT English or ACT Reading||17|
The International students planning to study at the university must apply for a student visa to study in the USA once the application letter has been issued to them. Applicants must submit a complete application with all the documents after which they will receive Form I-20 or IAP66 from the Institute. The documents needed to receive I-20/IAP66 are :
The University offers graduate programs in the areas of Business, Management, Education, Applied Sciences, Humanities, Liberal and Performing Arts, Physical Sciences, Health, and related areas mainly. There is an option of online study in various programs. Some of the popular graduate programs are listed for the reference of the applicants.
|Requirements||Master of Business Administration||Master in Science (Biology)||Master of Science Cybersecurity management||Masters in Science- Human Resource Management|
|Application||University’s online or PDF application||University’s online or PDF application||University’s online or PDF application||University’s online or PDF application|
|Credential Evaluation||Required by NACES, WES, etc.||Required by NACES, WES, etc.||Required by NACES, WES, etc.||Required by NACES, WES, etc|
|Minimum GPA score||3.00 or higher||3.00 or higher||3.25 or higher||2.00 or higher|
|TOEFL||CBT 213 iBT 79||CBT 213 iBT 79||CBT 213 iBT 79||CBT 213 iBT 79|
|GMAT/GRE||Required||Required||Required (GRE 290/GMAT 410)||Required|
|Recommendations||Two academic/ professional references required||Two academic/ professional references required||Two academic/ professional references required||Two academic/ professional references required|
|Personal Essay||Required (250-500 words)||Required (250-500 words)||Required (250-500 words)||Required (250-500 words)|
|Decision time||3-4 weeks||3-4 weeks||3-4 weeks||3-4 weeks|
In the case of high academic scores, certain programs exempt the students from providing standardized test scores which should be checked before applying for a specific program.
For any program related specific queries to admissions, the applicants may contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For general inquiries about enrolment, the applicants may contact the Enrollment Service Representative at 706-507-8800 or toll-free at 866-264-2035. The email can be sent to email@example.com.