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International Students

International students meeting the application, coursework, grade and GRE requirements as stated above and who hold degrees from foreign colleges or universities where English is not the primary language, must pass one of the following test:

Test Minimum Score
TOEFL – Paper-based score: 600
TOEFL – Internet- based score: 100
TOEFL – Computer- based score: 250
IELTS – 7

Other test requirements include:

  1. The English language proficiency test must have been taken within 2 years of the start of the desired admission term.
  2. Official score reports must be sent to the Graduate School directly from the testing agency. The Graduate School will not allow anyone to enroll based on photocopied or self-reported scores.

More information about graduate admissions requirements for International Students can be found in the Graduate catalog.

International students eligible for admission must comply with all requirements of the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service. Students already studying in the United States who wish to transfer to the University of Maryland, Baltimore must secure the proper documents to obtain permission for transfer. The Office of International Services can assist the International student through the process of obtaining the required documentation for admission.