Regis offers a diverse and vibrant community for international graduate students to experience programs that are career-focused and educate the whole person. The university's nursing, health sciences, education, and communication programs provide a skill-based graduate education that your career demands in an ever increasingly global environment. Please follow the checklist below for next steps:

Application Checklist

1. Complete an Application for Graduate Admission

2. Submit undergraduate transcripts

  • Officially evaluated and translated transcripts are required from schools outside of the United States.
  • Preferred providers of transcript evaluations are as follows:

Center for Educational Documentation
PO Box 170116
Boston, MA 02117
Fax: 617.338.7101

Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools
3600 Market Street, Suite 400
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2651
Fax: 215.387.7497

World Education Services

Foundation for International Services (FIS)

  • Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Applicants:
    Currently, the BACB® requires transcript evaluations from Foundation for International Services for international credentials. If you plan to apply for BACB® certification in the future, please use the BACB® preferred vendor for your degree equivalency evaluation. To confirm FIS is the current vendor, please check the most current version of the BCBA® handbook located at Please note, all final decisions regarding exam eligibility ultimately belong to the BACB®.

3. Provide recommendation letters

4. Submit official International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), Pearson Test of English (PTE) results or Duolingo.

  • All applicants who attended international schools are required to submit one of the above tests of English. Regis requires the following minimum scores:
    • TOEFL:  90
      • Reading: 20
      • Writing: 24
      • Speaking: 23
      • Listening: 23
    • IELTS: 6.5
      • no band/section less than six
    • PTE: 58
      • no band/section less than 50
    • Duolingo: 120
  • If your bachelor’s degree was earned from a United States college or university where the language of instruction was English for four years, this requirement may be waived.

5. Provide a personal statement

6. Provide documentation of financial support and certification of finances

7. Interview

Eligible Graduate Programs for International Students

On-Campus Programs (Eligible for an F1 Visa)

Online Programs (Not Eligible for an F1 Visa)

For information about the visa process, please contact Regis' SEVIS officer and Director of the university's Center for Global Connections.