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Admissions Requirements for International Students

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Select your student type below to see specific admission requirements. Forms for these requirements can be found on the International Student Forms page.


New Overseas F-1 Student
Transfer F-1 Student
Guest Student
Other International Student Applicants

If you have any questions about international student admission requirements or process, contact the International Office at 316-322-3230 or email or contact any of our International Advising Staff.

English Proficiency

All F-1 international student applicants must meet English proficiency requirements for admission. The following methods are acceptable for meeting this requirement. Scores must be less than three years old:

  • For students whose country’s official language is English, English proficiency may be met with a secondary English grade and overall secondary grade point average equivalent to 2.0 or better. If this is not met, another acceptable score must be submitted.
  • TOEFL 61 (iBT), 173 (CBT), 500 (PBT) (Butler institution code: 6191)
  • IELTS 5.0
  • Duolingo English Test 90
  • PTE 50
  • Completion of Advanced Level II or higher at Wichita State University's Intensive English Language Center (IELC). Student must have grades of "C" or better in all classes.
  • Academic credit of 12 hours or more from a U.S. college or university (or one year from a U.S. high school) with a 2.0 or "C" grade point average
  • iTEP 3.5