Graduate Conditional Admission

Are you an academically competitive international student interested in pursuing graduate studies at North Carolina State University? Do you need additional time and support to strengthen your academic English skills?

Then you may be considered for graduate conditional admission through the North Carolina State University Intensive English Program.

Advantages of Conditional Admission

Experience American university culture

Meet and work with other international students

Strengthen your English without affecting your GPA

Receive tips on time management and study skills from experienced Instructors

Learn/practice the academic expectations of American classrooms

Graduate Programs Offering Conditional Admission

Eligibility for Conditional Admission

  • Provide proof of English proficiency with minimum scores of:
    • TOEFL iBT 60
    • IELTS 6.0
    • Duolingo 100
  • Meet all of the Graduate School and program-specific academic requirements
  • Take and submit GRE scores as a part of the graduate program application process (if required by your graduate program).
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Fulfill Terms of Conditional Admission

Complete the IEP OR resubmit TOEFL/IELTS scores that meet the Graduate School and graduate program’s minimum scores after at least one semester of study in the IEP.

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Have Questions?

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