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ADMISSIONS CRITERIA FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Freshman Applicants

Students applying to a bachelor’s degree program with no previous coursework at a college or university are considered first–time university students or “freshman.” Freshman applicants must have completed the secondary education/high school in their own country or the equivalent in another country. Good academic standing with a “B” grade point average (on a scale of A, B, C, D, F) or better for all the courses taken at the secondary school is required.

Transfer Applicants

Students applying to a bachelor’s degree program with completed secondary education and some coursework at a college or university are considered “transfer” applicants. Good academic standing with a “C+” grade point average (on a scale of A, B, C, D, F) or better for all the undergraduate courses is required.

Graduate Applicants

Students who have earned a degree equivalent to a four-year U.S. bachelor’s degree may apply for a master's degree. These applicants are considered “graduate” applicants. Good academic standing with a “B” grade point average (on a scale of A, B, C, D, F) or better for all the undergraduate courses is required.

Additional Requirements for Admission

Please follow our international students application checklist for the steps you need to take in order to be considered for admission to CSU Dominguez Hills.