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Students Applying from Outside the United States


Students Applying from Outside the United States

    Application for Admission - Submit applicaiton online at the following link - https://www.applytexas.org/.

    Passport - Copy of photo ID page of valid passport

    Proof of Language Proficiency - Evidence of proficiency in the English language is required and can be satisfied by submitting a minimum TOEFL score of 71 (IBT) or 525 (PBT). NCTC code for score reporting is 6245.

    Official Transcripts - Students are required to submit official transcripts from all schools attended. Credentials should be submitted in English and verify high school completion. Foreign transcripts must be accompanied by a general evaluation completed by a current member of NACES. A current membership roster may be found at www.naces.org.

    Financial Support Documentation - Submit an original, notarized affidavit with supporting evidence dated within six months of the beginning of the semester for which the student is applying. Financial statements must indicate the sponsor has adequate funds readily available to cover all educational and personal expenses the student will incur throughout the duration of their studies at North Central Texas College. Contact NCTC International Admissions for current financial support requirements.

    Health Records - Students under 22 years of age must provide evidence they have received the bacterial meningitis vaccination within the past five years.

    Guidelines Agreement - Contact International Admissions at international@nctc.edu.

    Dependents - Valid passport photo ID page required for any dependent who will accompany the student.

    Proof of House - Information regarding on-campus student housing can be found at the following link - https://www.nctc.edu/StudentLife/HousingResidentLift.aspx. If the student plans to reside off campus, they must submit documentation of living arrangements; i.e., a signed lease agreement in their name. If the student plans to reside with a U.S. sponsor, confirmation that room, board, and transportation to and from campus must be included on the affidavit of financial support.

    TSI Assessment Exam - Must complete all three components of the TSI (Texas Success Initiative) exam or prove exemption to be eligible for enrollment in any core classes or degree program. A Pre-Assessment Activity (PAA) is required before scheduling the TSI exam at NCTC.