Requirements for International Students

Application Requirements

  • Completed application
  • $40 non-refundable application fee
  • Official undergraduate transcripts (if not in English, they will need to be evaluated by a NACES accredited academic credential evaluation company. For a list of members, visit
  • Proof of English proficiency*:
    • Minimum TOEFL score: 79
    • Minimum IELTS score: 6.5
    • ELS certificate with successful completion of Level 112 – English for Academic Purposes (or equivalent)
  • Your specific program of interest may require additional application materials. Click here to check. 

*If you do not meet the English proficiency requirements above you may be accepted conditionally if you take Philadelphia University’s ESL program.

Philadelphia University TOEFL/GRE code: 2666

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Office of Graduate Admissions
Philadelphia University
4201 Henry Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144

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