International students (non-US residents or citizens) must apply online and submit the required documents by its deadline. To apply and view individual program details, please visit Graduate Education.

In addition, international students must submit the following documents:

English Language Proficiency Requirement (Choose One Only)

TOEFL (The Test of English as a Foreign Language) iBT (Internet-based Test) scores of 79 or PBT (Paper-based Test) 550 required.
Enclose a copy of TOEFL score report with application. Send original TOEFL report to SUNY Oneonta. Institution Code 2542.

IELTS Bandwidth Scores of 6.5 or higher (no sub-score below 6.0)
Enclose a copy of IELTS score report with application. Send original IELTS report to SUNY Oneonta. Institution Code 902.

ELS (English Language Services) Language Centers -112 Level
Enclose copy of your ELS Certificate with application or upon completion of ELS program.

Exemptions: Students transferring from an accredited college within the US with a BA/BS do not need to submit above score report.


Academic Degree Programs

Academic Calendar

Transfer-in Form

In Our Student's Words

Cost

Financial Documentation

Passport and Visa

  • A copy of valid passport from home country is required (photo page only)
  • A copy of valid student visa (photo page only) if applicable
  • I-20 Transfer-in Form if you are currently studying in the US on F-1 visa

Financial documentation must be in English and must be in United States Dollars (USD) or show applicable conversion rate. Choose the appropriate document(s) for your situation—you need not send all. U.S. immigration requires evidence of sufficient funds for the duration of an international student’s academic program.

Example –Sources of Funding

Required Documentation

Evidence of Sufficient Funds Required

Personal Savings

Certified Bank Letter/Bank Statement-Original

Minimum $33,000 USD

Parent/Sponsor Savings

Certified Bank Letter/Bank Statement-Original

Minimum $33,000 USD

Affidavit of Support Forms

Form I-134 - Original
See downloadable form on uscis.gov/forms

Minimum $33,000 USD