international students

Undergraduate International Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! The tuition rates for international students are the same as tuition rates for domestic undergraduate students. Learn more about our Tuition and Costs.

TOEFL (minimum 79 ibt) or IELTS (minimum 6.5) or Duolingo English Test (minimum 105) score.
SAT I or ACT scores required for all others.

International students are eligible for merit-based scholarships based on their academic performance. Each applicant is reviewed for eligibility. Please note: international students cannot qualify for need-based financial aid.

We require an English translation of your transcript if you are a transfer student. We accept evaluations by World Education Services, Josef Silny, or Academic Evaluation Services, Inc..

A student must be admitted, have completed financial documentation and must have remitted enrollment deposit before the university issues the I-20 form (Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant Student Status). The I-20 is then used to apply for an F-1 student visa. More information is available from the U.S. Department of State.

If transferring from a U.S. high school or university, you must complete the Transfer Eligibility Request Form, which will be sent to you from the Florida Southern Admissions Office.

For assistance in your region, we strongly recommend you contact your local advising center. To locate the advising center nearest you, visit Education USA.

International Counselors

Our knowledgeable international counselors can advise you on next steps to ensure you’re on track to achieve your college and career goals.

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Shannon Barnes

Admissions Counselor
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Karla Reigosa

Admissions Counselor
U.S. Miami Dade, Puerto Rico, U.S. Territories, All International except Canada 863.680.4651