Prospective International Students
Welcome to Worcester State University, International Programs Office! We are pleased that you are considering WSU to advance your academic goals. Here at WSU, we are committed to offering a wide range of academic disciplines which are accessible and affordable.
Worcester State University (Worcester, MA) is pleased to announce that the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) will now be accepted as proof of English Language proficiency. Students must achieve a minimum passing score of 6.5. WSU will continue to accept the TOEFL and serve as a testing site location for the TOEFL exam. http://www.ielts.org/
Worcester State University has three distinct programs to serve you and help you to realize your academic goals:
1. IELI – The Intensive English Language Institute at WSU provides intensive and part-time ESL programs for those students who are looking to improve their English language skills. For more information please visit the IELI homepage at http://wwwfac.worcester.edu/ieli/ .
All application materials and application related questions must be submitted directly to the Undergraduate admissions office.
DO NOT SEND ANY ADMISSIONS MATERIALS TO US. IPO is not responsible for any lost or misdirected application materials.
2. WSU Undergraduate Programs – With over 25 undergraduate majors to choose from, WSU offers a diverse selection of course offerings. For a full listing of undergraduate majors as well as the application process, please visit the WSU Admissions homepage at http://worcester.edu/Admissions/default.aspx .
3. WSU Graduate Programs – The Department of Graduate and Continuing Education offers both certificate and Graduate degrees. You can find more information about these programs at http://www.worcester.edu/Graduate/default.aspx .
If you are considering applying to WSU, you will need to learn more about the admissions requirements and process and academic programs prior to communicating with the International Students Advisor.
To learn more about our programs please contact the most appropriate department above to assist you.
Payments through Peer Transfer
We are pleased to inform you that Worcester State University has recently partnered with peerTransfer to offer a simple international tuition payment solution. We ask that you send all future payments through peerTransfer atworcester.peertransfer.com. We are confident that you will find peerTransfer’s process secure, easy, and less expensive.
With peerTransfer, you can pay from any country and any bank. You are offered excellent foreign exchange rates, allowing you to pay in your home currency (in most cases) and save a significant amount of money as compared to traditional banks. Also, peerTransfer captures all your student information at the time of payment, which ensures peace-of-mind that your payment will be properly credited to your account in a timely manner.