Information About Undergraduate Admission and Programs
An international undergraduate student is an individual who holds a non-immigrant visa to the United States and is applying for study at an institution of higher education. Before applying to Kent State, you must have earned an educational credential equivalent to an American high school diploma.
Undergraduate ProgramsKent State University offers more than 280 fields of study at the undergraduate level. Learn more about the majors offered at Kent State.
Undergraduate Admission StandardsFreshman — Apply as a freshman if you have not attended an institution after graduation from secondary school. The requirement for admission is a cumulative secondary school grade point average of at least 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale).
Transfer — Apply as a transfer student if you have attended a college or university after secondary school graduation. The requirement for admission is a cumulative collegiate grade point average of at least 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale).
Post-Undergraduate — Apply as a post-undergraduate if you have already earned a baccalaureate degree and want to take additional undergraduate courses. The requirement for admission is the successful completion of a bachelor’s degree.
The Admissions Office will evaluate your academic credentials to determine if you meet these admission requirements.