The following are the requirements for enrollment as an International Student at Massasoit Community College.  The Admissions Office must receive ALL of the following documents by the stated Fall or Spring deadlines in order for an application to be considered complete.   A thorough review of applicant admissions materials will be conducted before any decision on acceptance is made.  All application deadlines are final.

Admission Deadlines

Fall Semester
July 15 (students outside U.S.)
August 15 (students within U.S.)
Spring Semester
November 30 (students outside U.S.)
January 2 (students within U.S.)
  1. Submit an Application for Admission
    1. Read the information on each page of the Admissions Application (PDF) carefully and fill out the application completely.
  2. High School and College/University Transcripts
    1. Submit an official evaluation of your secondary school (high school) transcript and/or diploma. All academic documents must be evaluated by a certified evaluation company. Commonly used services for educational evaluations are:
    2. Submit an Official copy of your Post-Secondary school (college/university) transcript(s) with diploma, if applicable. College transfer credit will be potentially awarded only with an Official College Transcript and an evaluated document.
  3. Proof of Financial Support
    Students/sponsors must show that there is financial funding available to support the student while in the United States by completing the following:

    1. Complete the Massasoit Certificate of Financial Support form which must be signed by the sponsor and notarized. (The form is included in this packet)
    2. Submit a notarized bank letter with letterhead and signature from bank showing a minimum amount of $28,800.00 U.S. dollars in the sponsor’s account.
    3. Note: Both of the financial support documents described above must be dated within the last six months.
  4. Proof of English Proficiency
    Evidence of English proficiency in one of the following ways:

    1. Submit a score from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). A minimum score of 477 on the paper-based test (PBT), 153 on the computerized test or 53 on the Internet TOEFL test (iBT) is required.
    2. Submit a score from the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). A minimum score of 4.5 is required.
    3. Achieve an acceptable score on the reading and Writing Accuplacer Test or LOEP administered by the Massasoit Testing Office. Please schedule an appointment at or call 508-588-9100 x 1790.
    4. Submit an Official Transcript indicating successful completion of an academic program of study conducted entirely in the English language.
    I-20 Application Form (PDF)