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Graduate Program Requirements for International Students

Executive Programs

Prerequisites

  • You have completed a U.S. master’s degree*
  • You have a job in the U.S.

If you meet the above prerequisites, please complete the application online. The following documents must be submitted by the application deadline.

Declaration of Finances – bank statement(s) that show at least $23,500 is available to you. The statement(s) cannot be older than six months from the term start.

Official U.S. master’s transcript – It must be sent directly from the institution to New England College.

Copy of active I-20, from F1 students

Copy of unexpired passport

Copy of visa

Copy of current I-94

Original job offer letter, signed by the employer

Resume

Other requirements may be requested

*Must be accredited by an agency recognized by the Department of Education.

On-Campus Graduate Programs – Applying for a Visa From Outside The U.S.

The following graduate programs support F1 visas
Business Administration | MBA
Computer Information Systems | MS
Applied Data Analytics | MS
Health Informatics | MS
Human Services  | MS

Application requirements
Complete the application online. The following documents must be submitted by the application deadline.

Declaration of finances – bank statement(s) that show the following amount of funding is available to you:
• MBA program applicants need to show at least $33,460 in United Stated dollars
• All other graduate programs need to show at least $32,716 in United Stated dollars
• The statement(s) cannot be older than six months from the term start.

English language proficiency score. One of the following taken within the past two years*
• IELTS: 5.5 – minimum score required
• TOEFL: 61 – minimum score required
• PTE: 43 – minimum score required
Duolingo English Test: 90 – minimum score required

Copy of unexpired passport

Resume

After all of the above have been reviewed by the New England College Graduate Admission office, we will request a third-party transcript evaluation of your undergraduate degree (or master’s degree) from outside the U.S.
• Important: Wait for New England College to request this from you. We will send specific directions.
• A U.S. equivalent of a four-year bachelor’s degree with a CGPA (cumulative grade point average) of a 2.75 or above is required.

Other requirements may be requested

*Students from English-speaking countries may waive the ELS requirement.

On Campus Graduate Programs – Transferring an F1 to New England College

The following graduate programs support F1 visas
Business Administration | MBA
Computer Information Systems | MS
Applied Data Analytics | MS
Health Informatics | MS
Human Services  | MS

Application requirements
Complete the application online. The following documents must be submitted by the application deadline.

Declaration of finances – bank statement(s) that show the following amount of funding is available to you:
• MBA program applicants need to show at least $33,460 in United Stated dollars
• All other graduate programs need to show at least $32,716 in United Stated dollars
• The statement(s) cannot be older than six months from the term start.

English language proficiency score. One of the following taken within the past two years*
• IELTS: 5.5 – minimum score required
• TOEFL: 61 – minimum score required
• PTE: 43 – minimum score required
Duolingo English Test: 90 – minimum score required

Copy of unexpired passport

Copy of visa

Copy of current I-94

Copy of active I-20

Resume

After all of the above have been reviewed by the New England College Graduate Admission office, we will request a third-party transcript evaluation of your undergraduate degree (or master’s degree) from outside the U.S.
• Important: Wait for New England College to request this from you. We will send specific directions.
• A U.S. equivalent of a four-year bachelor’s degree with a CGPA (cumulative grade point average) of a 2.75 or above is required.

Other requirements may be requested

*Students from English-speaking countries may waive the ELS requirement

On Campus Graduate Programs – Applying for a Visa Status Change (From H To F1)

The following graduate programs support F1 visas
Business Administration | MBA
Computer Information Systems | MS
Applied Data Analytics | MS
Health Informatics | MS
Human Services  | MS

Application requirements
Complete the application online. The following documents must be submitted by the application deadline.

Declaration of finances – bank statement(s) that show the following amount of funding is available to you:
• MBA program applicants need to show at least $33,460 in United Stated dollars
• All other graduate programs need to show at least $32,716 in United Stated dollars
• The statement(s) cannot be older than six months from the term start.

English language proficiency score. One of the following taken within the past two years*
• IELTS: 5.5 – minimum score required
• TOEFL: 61 – minimum score required
• PTE: 43 – minimum score required
Duolingo English Test: 90 – minimum score required

Copy of unexpired passport

Copy of visa

Copy of current I-94

Resume

After all of the above have been reviewed by the New England College Graduate Admission office, we will request a third-party transcript evaluation of your undergraduate degree (or master’s degree) from outside the U.S.
Important: Wait for New England College to request this from you. We will send specific directions.
• A U.S. equivalent of a four-year bachelor’s degree with a CGPA (cumulative grade point average) of a 2.75 or above is required.

Other requirements may be requested

*Students from English-speaking countries may waive the ELS requirement

On Campus Graduate Programs – Currently in the U.S. on an H Visa and Do Not Need to Change My Status

Application requirements
Complete the application online. The following documents must be submitted by the application deadline.

Declaration of finances – bank statement(s) that show the following amount of funding is available to you:
• MBA program applicants need to show at least $33,460 in United Stated dollars
• All other graduate programs need to show at least $32,716 in United Stated dollars
• The statement(s) cannot be older than six months from the term start.

English language proficiency score. One of the following taken within the past two years*
• IELTS: 5.5 – minimum score required
• TOEFL: 61 – minimum score required
• PTE: 43 – minimum score required
Duolingo English Test: 90 – minimum score required

Copy of unexpired passport

Copy of visa

Copy of current I-94

Resume

After all of the above have been reviewed by the New England College Graduate Admission office, we will request a third-party transcript evaluation of your undergraduate degree (or master’s degree) from outside the U.S.
Important: Wait for New England College to request this from you. We will send specific directions.
• A U.S. equivalent of a four-year bachelor’s degree with a CGPA (cumulative grade point average) of a 2.75 or above is required.

Other requirements may be requested

*Students from English-speaking countries may waive the ELS requirement