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International Student Credentials

Country of Secondary Education
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Advanced Credit
A
Country of Secondary Education
Algeria
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Baccalauréat de Enseignement Secondaire and exam scores
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Argentina
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Bachiller and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Australia (New South Wales)
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
NSW Higher School Certificate
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Australia (Queensland)
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Queensland Senior Certificate
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Australia (South Australia)
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
South Australian Certificate of Education
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Australia (Tasmania)
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Tasmanian Certificate of Education: Ordinary level exams no advanced credit; credit awarded for Advanced level exams
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
Country of Secondary Education
Australia (Victoria)
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Victoria Certificate of Education
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Australia (Western Australia)
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Western Australia Certificate of Education
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Austria
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Reifezeugnis (Maturity Certificate) and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
B
Country of Secondary Education
Bahamas
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Official B.G.C.S.E; Official G.C.E “A” Level passes receive advanced credit
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
Country of Secondary Education
Bangladesh
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC)
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Barbados
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Official C.X.C; Official C.A.P.E. Advanced Level passes receive advanced credit
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
Country of Secondary Education
Belgium
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Certificat d’Enseignement Secondaire Supérieur; Getuigschrift van Hoger Secundair Onderwijs
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Bolivia
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Bachiller and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Brazil
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Diploma / Certificado de Ensino Médio
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Bulgaria
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Diploma za Sredno Obrazovanie (Diploma of Secondary Education) or Zrelostno Svidetelstvo (academic curriculum)
Advanced Credit
None
C
Country of Secondary Education
Cambodia
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Baccalauréat and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: Alberta
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Advanced High School Diploma and transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: British Columbia
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Secondary School Diploma and transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: Manitoba
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Manitoba High School Diploma and transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: New Brunswick
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
New Brunswick High School Graduation Diploma and transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: Newfoundland and Labrador
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
High School Graduation Diploma and transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: Northwest Territories
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
High School Graduation Diploma and transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: Nova Scotia
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Nova Scotia High School Graduation Diploma and transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: Nunavut
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
High School Graduation Diploma and transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: Ontario
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
OSSD and Transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: Prince Edward Island
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Senior Secondary School Diploma and transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: Quebec
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
SSD/DES plus one year CEGEP or Certificate of Graduation; Two year CEGEP program receives advanced credit
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: Saskatchewan
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Secondary School Diploma and transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Canada: Yukon
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
High School Diploma and transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Chile
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Licencia de Educación Media
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
China
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Upper Middle School Graduation Certificate and a copy of the National College Entrance Examination with superior scores if taken
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Colombia
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Título de Bachiller and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Cyprus
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
(Lise Diplomasi or Apolyterion from a Lykion) and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Czech Republic
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Maturitni Vysvedceni (awarded after Gymnasium) with school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
D
Country of Secondary Education
Denmark
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Studentereksamen: scores and certificate
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Dominican Republic
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Bachillerato and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
E
Country of Secondary Education
Ecuador
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Bachiller and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Egypt
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
General Secondary Education Certificate (Thanaweya a`Amma) and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
El Salvador
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
(Diploma de Educación Media or Título de Bachiller) and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Ethiopia
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Ethiopian Higher Education Entrance Examination results and upper secondary school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
F
Country of Secondary Education
Finland
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Ylioppilastutkintotodistus / Studentsexamensbetyg scores and certificate
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
France
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Baccalauréat de ľEnseignement de Second Degré/ Baccalauréat Général and exam scores plus livret scolaire from last three years
Advanced Credit
None
G
Country of Secondary Education
Georgia
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Sruli Zogadi Ganatlebis Atestati (Certificate of Complete General Education) and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Germany
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Abitur including exam scores
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
Country of Secondary Education
Ghana
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Senior Secondary School Certificate and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Greece
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Apolytirio Eniaiou Lykeiou and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Guatemala
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Bachiller and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
H
Country of Secondary Education
Haiti
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Baccalauréat II and exam scores
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Honduras
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Bachillerato and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Hong Kong
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE); HKASLE and Certificate from the Institute of Education receive advanced credit
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
Country of Secondary Education
Hungary
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Érettségi Bizonyítvány and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
I
Country of Secondary Education
Iceland
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Stúdentspróf (from Verzlunarskoli and Menntaskoli) and exam scores
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
Country of Secondary Education
India
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC), Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC), Senior Secondary Certificate, Pre-University Certificate, Pre-Degree Certificate, or All-India and Delhi Senior School Certificate
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Indonesia
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
STTB or SMA and exam scores plus school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Iran
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Certificate of Completion of Higher Secondary School with final exam scores
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Iraq
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Adadiyah (Sixth Form Baccalaureate/Preparatory Baccalaureate) and exam scores
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Israel
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Bagrut and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Italy
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Diploma di Maturita or Diploma di Esame di Stato and school transcript
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
J
Country of Secondary Education
Jamaica
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Official C.S.E.C.; Official C.A.P.E. Advanced Level passes receive advanced credit
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
Country of Secondary Education
Japan
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Kotogakko/Secondary School Leaving Certificate and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Jordan
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Tawjihi/General Secondary School Certificate and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
K
Country of Secondary Education
Kenya
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Korea, Republic of
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Inmungye Kodung Hakkyo/High School Certificate and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Kuwait
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Secondary School Diploma (Shahadat Al-Thanawiya-Al-A’ama)
Advanced Credit
None
L
Country of Secondary Education
Laos
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Baccalaureat II and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Lebanon
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Baccalauréat Libanaise and exam scores
Advanced Credit
None
M
Country of Secondary Education
Malaysia
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM); Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) receive advanced credit; U.S. patterned two-year transfer program—credit awarded on a course by course basis
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
Country of Secondary Education
Mauritius
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Mexico
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Certificado de Bachillerato and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Morocco
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Baccalauréat and exam scores
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Myanmar
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Basic Education Standard X Examination Diploma A and School Transcript
Advanced Credit
None
N
Country of Secondary Education
Nepal
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Higher Secondary Certificate and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Netherlands, The
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
HAVO or VWO diploma and exam scores
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
New Zealand
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
National Certificate of Educational Achievement (Level 2 or Level 3) and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Nicaragua
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Bachillerato and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Nigeria
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
West African School Certificate or Senior School Certificate and five strong academic passes on subjects at the Ordinary level
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Norway
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Vitnemål Fra Videregående Skole
Advanced Credit
None
O
Country of Secondary Education
Oman
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Thanawiya Amma and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
P
Country of Secondary Education
Pakistan
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC)/Intermediate Certificate Examination
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Panama
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Diploma de Bachiller and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Paraguay
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Bachiller and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Peru
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
(Certificado de Educación Secundaria Común Completa or Bachillerato Académic) and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Philippines
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
High School Diploma (Form 137A) and secondary school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Poland
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Świadectwo dojrzalości liceum and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Portugal
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Diploma de Ensino Secundário (Diploma of Secondary Education) and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Q
Country of Secondary Education
Qatar
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Al-Thanawiya Aama Qatari and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
R
Country of Secondary Education
Romania
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Diploma de bacalaureat (academic) and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Russia
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Attestat o srednem (polnom) obschem obrazovanii and secondary school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
S
Country of Secondary Education
Saudi Arabia
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
General Secondary Education Certificate
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Senegal
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Baccalauréat and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Singapore
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education (GCE) and four AS Levels; Official G.C.E. Advanced Level passes receive advanced credit
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
Country of Secondary Education
South Africa
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Senior Certificate
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Spain
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Título de Bachiller
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Sri Lanka
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Sri Lankan General Certificate of Education Advanced Level and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Sweden
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
(Avgångsbetyg från Gymnasieskole or Högskoleförberedande Examen) and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Switzerland
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Eidgenössisches Maturität, Maturité fédérale, Baccalauréat, Maturità federale, Eidgenössisch anerkannte Kantonale Maturität, Maturité cantonal reconnu par la Confédération, Maturità cantonale riconosciuta dalla Confederazione. Advanced placement credit may be awarded
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
T
Country of Secondary Education
Taiwan, PRC
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Senior High School Diploma
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Thailand
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Matayom VI including grades and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Trinidad and Tobago
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Official C.X.C/C.S.E.C.; Official G.C.E “A” Level passes receive advanced credit; Official C.A.P.E. Advanced Level passes receive advanced credit
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
Country of Secondary Education
Turkey
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Lise Diplomasi and grade reports
Advanced Credit
None
U
Country of Secondary Education
United Arab Emirates
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Secondary School Leaving Certificate
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
United Kingdom
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Official G.C.S.E. plus four AS levels; Official G.C.E. Advanced Level passes receive advanced credit
Advanced Credit
Max. 1 year
Country of Secondary Education
Uruguay
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Bachillerato and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
V
Country of Secondary Education
Venezuela
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Bachillerato and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None
Country of Secondary Education
Vietnam
Credential Required for Freshman Admission
Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Trung Học Phổ Thông/Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Bổ Túc Văn Hoá and school transcript
Advanced Credit
None