International Graduate Applicants

Please submit the following documents listed below to apply for admission to Arkansas Tech University:

International Graduate Application for Admission

1. Apply On-Line                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
2. Download a paper copy of the application for admission (Must be signed and dated)

$50 USD Application Fee (Accepted methods of payment)                                                                                             All fees are non-refundable and will not be waived

Graduate College Fee  (Accepted methods of payment)                                                                                            $25 USD non-refundable application fee (separate payment if possible)

Application Deadlines

Semester Deadline
Spring November 30
Summer I Semester for English Language Institute March 31
Fall June 30

Academic Records

All transcripts must be originals or school-certified copies of originals with official English translations. Notarized copies are not accepted. All applicants should submit evidence of the completion of a 4-year bachelors degree program. Documents submitted should include detailed grade/mark sheets as well as certificate/diploma providing evidence that the degree was awarded. If a consolidated mark sheet is available, please send this documentation as well. Official transcripts should be submitted from all colleges/universities where a student has been officially registered.

English Proficiency

Students who wish to apply for admission to the English Language Institute (ELI) are not required to demonstrate English proficiency. All other applicants should submit official documentation of English Proficiency. Click here for English proficiency requirements.

Entrance Exam

Each individual degree program has varying requirements for admission. Not all programs require GRE or GMAT scores. However, more programs are beginning to require tests such as the GRE OR GMAT so if such scores are available, please request that original copies of these examinations are sent directly to Arkansas Tech University. The school code for Arkansas Tech University is 6010.

Evidence of Sufficient Financial Support

Graduate costs are estimated at $20,018 USD for 9 months of study including tuition and fees, housing, meals, books and other living expenses. Applicants must provide certified evidence of the source and amount of funding that will be utilized to support educational expenses. Documents must be official and issued within the 6 months previous to the time of application. No copies are accepted. Please add an additional $3,000 per each dependent.

For students who will be financing their own studies, a form has been provided to assist you with the process. If someone else is paying for your studies, that person must fill out the Financial Sponsor Statement. This can be a family member, a friend, a company or a government.


Please provide a photocopy of your current passport as well as any previous visas to the US, I-20s and an I-94 card if available.

Program Requirements

Please check the catalog pages for the degree program of interest for the possibility of additional requirements needed to complete the application for admission. These requirements sometimes include letters of recommendation, test scores, or other documents.