Spring Semester
November 30

Summer I Semester
English Language Institute
Application deadline:
March 31

Fall Semester
Application Deadline:
June 30


International Graduate Transfer Applicants

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

International Graduate Application for Admission
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)

Academic Records
Students who have previously attended college either in the US or abroad must submit official transcripts from all colleges/universities where they have been officially registered. Students seeking transfer of credit must complete a credential evaluation through a company authorized by Arkansas Tech University (a list of approved service providers can be obtained in the IMSSO, in the Registrar’s Office, or by clicking here) and submit catalog or course descriptions from the transfer institution.

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 $19,352 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-20’s 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, etc.