International Students

 

MASTER'S PROGRAMS AND CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS:

International applicants who wish to apply for a master's program or graduate certificate need to submit the documents listed below in addition to submitting general admissions requirements. Refer to your program of interest for specific admission requirements.

 

TRANSCRIPTS: 

English translations must accompany all official university/college transcripts. Include transcripts from all universities attended as well as certified copies of "A" Level (or similar post-secondary) examinations and/or certificate programs.  HPU accepts third-party certified evaluations (course-by-course with GPA calculation) and translation from NACES member organizations. 

 

ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS:

Non-native English speakers must satisfy the English competency requirement by completing one (1) of the following:

  1. Graduate from a college or university from the United States or from the list of countries below or;

  2. Earn a minimum TOEFL, IELTS or Eiken score as stated in the table (no more than two years old by the intended entry term);

  3. Enroll in ELS and complete Level 112

Name of Test

Score

TOEFL (IBT)

80

IELTS

6.0 overall

ELS Language Centers

Level 112

Eiken (applies to the MA TESOL Program only)

Grade 1


Antigua

Australia

Bahamas

Barbados

Belize

Bermuda

Canada (not Quebec)

Dominican Republic

Fiji

Grand Cayman Islands

Grenada

Irish Republic

Jamaica

Malawi

New Zealand

Singapore

St. Kitts & Nevis

St. Lucia

St. Vincent & Grenadines

South Africa

Trinidad & Tobago

United Kingdom

Virgin Islands

 

STATEMENT OF FINANCIAL SUPPORT:

You can visit the Office of International Students and Scholars website for all F-1 Visa inquiries.

All applicants must submit the following two documents:

  1. An original or certified bank statement or letter in English and US dollars showing that you, your sponsor, or guardian(s) have an account which provides sufficient funds to cover one year of study at HPU.  

  2. If you have a sponsor, you must submit a completed and signed HPU Statement of Financial Sponsorship Form, please refer to the Cost of Living chart below.
    - Statement of Financial Sponsorship (Degree Seeking) Graduate

    - Statement of Financial Sponsorship (Visiting) Graduate

PASSPORT INFORMATION:

Please submit a copy of the page within your passport that includes your personal information and your picture and a copy of your student visa if you are currently studying in the US.