Conditional Admission

Conditional admission can help talented international students attend NC State.

If you are interested in studying at NC State as an undergraduate student, but don’t have the required TOEFL/IELTS scores, conditional admission may be the perfect solution.

Students who are conditionally-admitted to NC State study in the IEP before entering their academic programs.   

If you are interested in conditional admission, apply directly to NC State as an undergraduate student.  

  • Please note that students do NOT apply for conditional admission itself.
  •  It is necessary to have at least a TOEFL 60 or IELTS 6.0 to be eligible for conditional admission.
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Advantages of Conditional Admission through the IEP

  • No additional TOEFL/IELTS is required. Complete the IEP and go on to your major.
  • Strengthen your English without affecting your GPA
  • Study with experienced instructors who understand the needs of international students
  • Learn American culture and study skills
  • Receive free tutoring