Abilene Christian University (ACU) admits students during fall and spring. Applicants can apply through the university’s website. The university has an acceptance rate of 57% making it competitive. During the fall 2018, 11,569 applicants applied for UG and 6,594 got admitted.
|Application Portal||For both UG AND PG courses refer university’ website|
|Application Fee (non-refundable)||International students- 50 USD|
Non-refundable application fee for both UG and PG courses
|Admission intake||Fall, summer and spring semester|
|Mode of Payment||Credit/Debit card or Check|
|Intake Seasons||Fall/Spring and summer|
|Work Experience||Required in some courses|
|Student to faculty ratio||14:1|
There are some admission dates and deadlines which the ACU applicants should be aware, each course has different deadlines and you need to apply for the course within the deadline.
|Course UG – Deadlines|
|For December||November 1|
|For May course||April 2nd|
|Course PG – Deadlines|
|Master of Accountancy||Fall semester- August 10|
|Master of Arts in Communication||Fall semester- August 10|
|Master of Arts in English||Fall semester- August 10|
|Master of Liberal Arts Program||Fall semester- August 10|
|Master of Science in Counseling Psychology||February 15|
The admission requirement for the International students is slightly different as compared to the domestic students .
Application Fee: 50 USD
All the international students at ACU are required to show proficiency in English for academic entry to apply at the university.
|Test Name||Minimum Score Required for UG Courses|
To enrol at the university’ UG program, the international aspirants must submit/complete the following requirements:
Application Fee: 50 USD
Academic requirements - Official transcripts (translated in English). English proficiency score.
SAT or ACT scores is not mandatory. However, it facilitates academic scholarship.
Supporting documents - Letter of Intent, Personal statement/essay, official high school transcript; letter of recommendation, passport.
How to Apply: The International Students need to complete CSDCAS application which includes essay and application fees.
Application fee: USD 50
Academic requirements: iBT, IELTS, Paper TOEFL requirements; GPA requirement.
Supporting documents: Letter(s) of recommendation, Personal statement, Resume in any graduate program offered by the university. GRE, GMAT score etc which should be sent directly from the authority. Proof of a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university or comparable non-U.S. university.
Popular Courses at Abilene Christian University
|Course||Application Deadline||Academic Requirements||Minimum English Language Proficiency|
|Master of Accounting||Fall August – August 10||Bachelor’s degree or equivalent; Minimum GPA of 3.00 Two letters of recommendation. Official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-Academic scores; A written personal statement of academic interests, strengths and weaknesses.||TOEFL-iBT- 80|
|Master of Arts in Communication||August 10||Resume; Official transcripts; Goal Statement (essay) Letter of Recommendation; GRE score required; A writing sample representing high quality work||TOEFL-iBT- 80|
|Master of Science in Psychology (MS)||February 15 for international students||Statement of purpose Three letters of Recommendation Letters TOEFL; GPA- 3.5-4.0 ; A written essay||TOEFL-iBT- 80|
|Specialist in School Psychology||February 15 for international students.||Statement of purpose; Resume; Two Letter of recommendations; Transcripts; GPA-3.5-4.0||TOEFL-iBT- 80|
|Masters of Education in Teaching and Learning||Second to last Friday in November||Statement of purpose; Resume; Two Letter of recommendations; Transcripts; GPA- 3.0||TOEFL-iBT- 100|
Abilene University examines a student on the basis of a lot of factors including the rank in High school, the coursework students take up as well the essay they submit. Of course, the scores matter the most when it comes to getting admitted anywhere but submitting the scores on time also plays a significant role. So, keep in mind all the deadlines.