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Bethune-Cookman University seeks to enroll students with the potential and desire to further their intellectual, spiritual and social development.  Each applicant is evaluated individually. The University also considers the applicant’s character and personality as well as his or her ability and eagerness to achieve a college education.  We welcome the diverse experiences and viewpoints brought by students from outside the United States.

Application Instructions

International students are encouraged to apply early.  Candidates must submit the following credentials:

1.    A completed application.

2.    A $50.00 non-refundable application fee.

3.    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score if the applicant’s first language is not English.  The university may consider a waiver of this requirement if the applicant has completed significant academic coursework in English.  Contact www.toefl.org or call (609) 881-7100 for information on the test.

4.    A translation and evaluation of all secondary and college academic credentials from a service such as the World Education Services (www.wes.org; 212-966-6311) or Josef Silny and Associates (www.jsilny.com; 305-273-1616).  The evaluation should include grade point calculations for each institution attended.

5.    If admitted, applicants will be asked to provide a financial statement documenting verified sources of adequate financial resources required for attendance.  Students will receive the I-20 Immigration Form after they have been accepted for admission and submitted the financial resources form.
International Students Forms

The forms listed below must be completed and mailed to the attention of the Office of Admissions at Bethune-Cookman University using the address below:

 

Attn: Office of Admissions

Bethune-Cookman University

640 Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd.

Daytona Beach, Florida, 32114

 

These forms must be completed by all international students in order to have an I-20 for their acceptance at Bethune-Cookman University.

You are required to provide a notarized affidavit of financial support. The affidavit must be from the individual that will be providing the bank statement and the actual funding of your educational expenses while attending Bethune-Cookman University.