International Graduate Students
How to Apply

Carroll University is committed to enrolling students who will be academically and socially successful at our institution. The information on this page will help you along with your application process.

While Carroll University welcomes students from all over the world into all of our academic programs, students studying on F-1 visas are required to engage in full-time study.

International Graduate Programs

Admission of students requiring F-1 visas are limited to the following programs, and admission criteria and decisions are program specific.  ​Please click on the program for specific details:


Admission Checklist

In addition to the program-specific criteria, all prospective international graduate students will be required to submit the following:

  1. Official Transcripts
  2.  Proof of English Proficiency 
  3. Proof of Financial Support
Official Transcripts and Credential Evaluations

Students who have completed post-secondary coursework outside the U.S. will be required to provide a formal credential evaluation of their university transcripts. We accept course-by-course evaluations from any service that is a current member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES).
SpanTran, a member of NACES, is one of our recommended international transcript evaluation service. They have created a custom application for Carroll University that ensures you select the appropriate type of evaluation at a discounted rate ($150). You can access their application here: SpanTran Application - Carroll University.
We also recommend evaluations from World Education Services (WES, or Education Credential Evaluators (ECE,

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Proof of Financial Support

Though proof of financial support is not required at the application stage, it is required before the I-20 document may be issued for the F-1 student visa appointment. Therefore, to expedite the process, prospective students are encouraged to submit proof of financial support with other application materials.

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