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. Detailed information about admission requirements can be found in our International Admissions Requirements brochure. 


New Overseas Student
Transfer Student
Guest Student
Permanent Resident/Legal Asylum Applicants

For other visa statuses, please meet with an International Advisor at our Andover campus. If you have any questions about international student admission requirements, email or contact any of our International Advising Staff.


English Proficiency

For students whose country’s official language is English, English proficiency can be met with a secondary English grade and overall secondary grade point average equivalent to 2.0 or better. Otherwise, one of the following options may be used. Scores must be less than three years old.

  • 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