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Graduate Admission Requirements for International Students

Mail admission requirements to the following address:

Austin Peay State University
Graduate Admissions
Box 4458
Clarksville, TN 37044

*You may also email items to GradAdmissions@apsu.edu.

International Student Application/Admission Checklist

1. Completed Graduate Admission Application

2. U.S. $55.00 Application Fee

3. Official copies of all transcripts, certificates, diplomas, and degrees must be translated and evaluated by an approved agency and forwarded to Graduate Admissions.

4. *Proof of English proficiency:  Official TOEFL iBT score with a minimum score of 61 sent directly from the TOEFL Center (www.ets.org/toefl), or official International Language Testing System (IELTS) exam with a score of 5.5, sent directly from the testing center.

* Students from the following countries are not required to submit English proficiency scores: Antigua, Australia, Bahamas, Belize, Botswana, British Islands, Canada, Gambia, Ghana, Ireland, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Namibia, New Zealand, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, United Kingdom, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

* Students who have been admitted and attended a regionally accredited United States institution of post-secondary education for at least two (2) semesters, with fulltime enrollment status. These students are not required to submit proof of English proficiency. (Note: The University reserves the right to request additional documentation and/or evaluate students’ English proficiency by other methods.)

5. Copy of Passport.  If traveling with dependents, submit copies of all dependent passports.

6. Admission materials required for your intended graduate program (such as GRE Scores, Recommendation Letters, Personal Statement, Resume, Graduate Program Application, Writing Sample).

7. APSU Financial Support Form with proof of resources *All fees are subject to change.

8. International Student Verification Form: If you are a transfer student from another U.S. college, university, or other school, you must have the college, university, or other schools send us a photocopy of your I-20 form/DS-2019 form, I-94 form, US Visa page, and passport information page along with the International Student Transfer Verification Form.


F-1 Student Requirements APSU