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Find the country where you completed your secondary education to see equivalent qualifications for NSCC programs requiring a high school diploma, as well as language requirements.

The completion of one of the certificates or examinations listed in this list does not guarantee admission. Admission is based on a number of requirements, including language proficiency, subjects studied, and grades achieved.

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A

Afghanistan
Credential:
Baccalauria (Baccalaureate Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Doreyeh Aali issued by Ministry of Education, and listing all subjects taken and grades obtained
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Albania
Credential:
Dëftesë Pjekurie (Certificate of Maturity/Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Dëftesë Pjekurie (Certificate of Maturity) with subjects and grades. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by the Office of Authentications of the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Algeria
Credential:
Baccalauréat de ľEnseignement Secondaire (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education) or Baccalauréat Technique (Technical Baccalaureate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Andorra
Credential:
Batxillerat (Baccalaureate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Angola
Credential:
Habilitação, Diploma de Ensino Medio, or Diploma de Ensino Pre Universitario (Secondary School Leaving Certificates)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Histórico Escolar (Record of Study/Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Anguilla
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
Antigua & Barbuda
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
Argentina
Credential:
Técnico, Bachillerato, or Titulo de Bachiller (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Notas/Calificaciones (Record of Study/Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Armenia
Credential:
Hasunutian Vkaiakan (Certificate of Maturity) or Mijnakarg Krtutyan Attestat (Certificate of Complete Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Attestat (Graduation Certificate/Diploma) and Addendum to Attestat/Supplement to Diploma. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Aruba
Credential:
Hoger Algemeen Voortgezet Onderwijs / HAVO (Higher General Secondary Education Diploma) or Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs / VWO (University Preparatory Education Diploma)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of HAVO or VWO school leaving examination results
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Australia
Credential:
Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificates
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of External Examination Results
Required language testing:
No
Austria
Credential:
Reifezeungnis/Reifeprüfung/Matura (Certificate of Maturity)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma with examination results
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Azerbaijan
Credential:
Svidetel'stv/o Srednem Obrazovanii (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma and attachment listing all courses taken and grades obtained. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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B

Bahamas, The
Credential:
Bahamas General Certificate of Secondary Education (BGCSE) or General Certificate of Education (GCE)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Bahrain
Credential:
Tawjahiya (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Examination Results issued by the Ministry of Education Examination Directorate
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Bailiwick of Guernsey
Credential:
General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or Scottish Qualifications Certificate--National 5 or Intermediate 2
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Bailiwick of Jersey
Credential:
General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or Scottish Qualifications Certificate--National 5 or Intermediate 2
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Bangladesh
Credential:
Higher Secondary Certificate or Intermediate Certificate
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Mark Sheet/Results Card scores from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts or third-party notarized copies with results are not acceptable. Documents must be stamped and attested by the issuing board.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Barbados
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
Belarus
Credential:
Svidetel'stvo/o Srednem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Complete Secondary) or Diplom o Srednem Spetsialnom Obrazovanii (Diploma of Specialized Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Attestat (Graduation Certificate/Diploma) and Addendum to Attestat/Supplement to Diploma. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by Ministry of Foreign Affairs or the Ministry of Education.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Belgium
Credential:
French system: Certificat d'Enseignement Secondaire Supérieur (Certificate of Higher Secondary Education) or Diplôme d'Enseignement Technique Secondaire Supérieur (Higher Secondary Technical Education) Flemish system: Getuigschrift van Hoger Secundair Onderwijs/AbschluЯzeugnis der Oberstufe des Sekundarunterrichts (Certificates of Higher Secondary Education) or Diploma Hoger Secundaire Technisch Onderwijs (Higher Secondary Technical Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Belize
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
Benin
Credential:
Baccalauréat (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Bermuda
Credential:
Bermuda School Certificate (BSC), Bermuda Secondary School Certificate (BSSC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on BSC and BSSC results
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
Bhutan
Credential:
Bhutan Higher Secondary Certificate or Indian School Certificate Examination (Class XII)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Mark Sheet/Results Cards for each year of study
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Bolivia
Credential:
Técnico, Bachillerato, or Titulo de Bachiller (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Notas/Calificaciones (Record of Study/Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Bosnia & Herzegovina
Credential:
Sviedočantsvo Svjedodžba o Završnom Ispitu (Certificate of Completion of Secondary Education), Svjedočanstvo Svjedodžba o Završenom Obrazovanju (Certificate of Completed Education) Matura [IV Stepen] (Maturity Exam Certificate [Level IV])
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Nastavni Predmeti (Report Cards)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Botswana
Credential:
Botswana General Certificate of Secondary Education (BGCSE), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Brazil
Credential:
Certificado de Conclusão de Ensino Médio, Certificado de Conclusão de Segundo Grau or Certificado de Técnico de Nível Médio (Secondary School Leaving Certificates)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Histórico Escolar (Record of study/transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Brunei
Credential:
Brunei Matriculation Examination or General Certificate of Education (GCE)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
Bulgaria
Credential:
Diploma za Zavarsheno Sredno Obrazovanie (Diploma of Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Attestat (Graduation Certificate/Diploma) and Addendum to Attestat/Supplement to Diploma. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Bulgaria.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Burkina Faso
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Burundi
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignement du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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C

Cambodia
Credential:
Baccalauréat (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Cameroon
Credential:
English system: Cameroon GCE O-Levels French system: Baccalauréat de l'Enseignement Secondaire (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Both systems - Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • English system - Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • French system - Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required scores:
English system: Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
Cape Verde
Credential:
Certificado da Habilitações Literárias (Certificate of Literary Qualifications)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma with final marks
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Cayman Islands
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
Central African Republic
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Chad
Credential:
Baccalauréat (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Chile
Credential:
Licencia de Educación Media (Diploma/License of Middle Education) or Técnico Medio (Middle Technician/Vocational Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Estudios/Notas (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
China, People's Republic of
Credential:
Senior (Upper) Middle School Graduation Certificate
Required documents:
  • Valid, active verification reports from China Higher Education Student Information and Career Center (CHESICC) for Senior (Upper) Secondary Education Qualification Certificate and Secondary Education Student's Academic Transcript. If report access period has expired, you will have to work with CHESICC to renew access, so NSCC can verify your credentials.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English.
Required language testing:
Colombia
Credential:
Bachiller/Bachillerato (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Estudios/Notas (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Comoros
Credential:
Baccalauréat de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Congo, Democratic Republic of the (DRC)
Credential:
Diplôme ďEtat ďEtudes Secondaires du Cycle Long (State Diploma of Long Cycle Secondary Studies)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Congo, Republic of
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Cook Islands
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
Costa Rica
Credential:
Bachillerato/Bachiller en la Enseñanza Media (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Estudios/Notas (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Cote d'Ivoire
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Croatia
Credential:
Svjedožba o Završnom Ispitu (Certificate of Final Examination), Svjedožba o Završnom Srednjem Obrazovanju (Certificate of Completion of Secondary Education ), or Svjedožba mature (Maturity Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Indeks (Study Books)/Uvjerenje (Certificate of Studies)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Cuba
Credential:
Título de Bachiller (Baccalaureate/Secondary School Leaving Certificate) or Título de Técnico Medio (Title of Mid-Level Technician)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Estudios/Notas (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Cyprus
Credential:
Greek system: Apolytirion of Lykeion (Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate) Turkish system: Devlet Lise Diplomasi or Lise Bitirme Diplomasi (Secondary School Diploma)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Czech Republic
Credential:
Vysvědčeni o Maturitní Zkoušce (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Maturitni Vysvêdĉení (Maturity Certificate), including all exams taken and grades obtained
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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D

Denmark
Credential:
Studentereksamen (STX--Upper Secondary School Leaving Examination), Højere Forberedelseksamen-HF (HF--Higher Preparatory Examination), Højere Teknisk Eksamen (HTX--Higher Technical Examination), or Højere Handelseksamen (HHX--Higher Commercial Examination)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Diploma/Certificate
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Djibouti
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Dominica
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
Dominican Republic
Credential:
Bachillerato (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Notas/Calificaciones (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Ecuador
Credential:
Título de Bachiller (Baccalaureate/Secondary School Leaving Certificate) or Título de Técnico Medio Certificado de Estudios (Title of Mid- Level Technician)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Estudios/Notas (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Egypt
Credential:
Thanaweya a’ Amma (General Secondary Education Certificate) or Shehadet Thanawiya Azharia (Al Azhar Secondary Education Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
El Salvador
Credential:
Título de Bachiller or Bachillerato (Baccalaureate/Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Notas/Calificaciones (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Equatorial Guinea
Credential:
Bachillerato (Baccalaureate/Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Notas/Calificaciones (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Eritrea
Credential:
General Secondary School Program: Eritrean Secondary Education Certificate Examination (ESECE), including passing mark in English Technical/Vocational Senior Program: Successful completion of full first year at the University of Asmara or other recognized university
Required documents:
  • General Secondary School Graduates: Copy of ESECE Graduation Certificate/Diploma and Copy of Secondary Record of Study/Transcript
  • Technical/Vocational Graduates: Copy of University Record of Study/Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Estonia
Credential:
Gümnaasiumi Lõputunnistus (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Ethiopia
Credential:
Ethiopian Higher Education Entrance Examination (EHEEE)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma issued by the Ministry of Education
  • Record of study/transcript issued by the senior school
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Falkland Islands
Credential:
General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or Scottish Qualifications Certificate--National 5 or Intermediate 2
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Faroe Islands
Credential:
Højere Forberedelseeksamen (Higher Preparatory Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Fiji
Credential:
Fiji School Leaving Certificate/Fiji Seventh Form Examination Results
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of test results issued by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Fiji. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
No
Finland
Credential:
Ylioppilastutkintotodistus or Studentexamensbetyg (Certificate of Matriculation)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
France
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
French Guiana
Credential:
Baccalauréat (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
French Polynesia
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Gabon
Credential:
Baccalauréat (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Gambia, The
Credential:
WAEC Senior Secondary Certificate Examination or National Examinations Council Senior School Certificate (NECO)
Required documents:
  • For results that cannot be verified through the WAEC or NECO websites due to age, you must make arrangements for an official copy of your results to be sent directly from WAEC or NECO to NSCC Admissions
  • For results that can be verified through the WAEC or NECO websites, please submit a copy of your original Senior Secondary results certificate issued directly by WAEC or NECO. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • All verification information required by WAEC or NECO to check results. Please see their websites for the examination information requirements for your particular test(s)
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A1-C6 level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Georgia
Credential:
Sashualo Skolis Atesti (Secondary School Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by the Ministry of Justice of Georgia.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Germany
Credential:
Abitur/Zeugnis der Allgemeinen Hochschulreife (Certificate of General Maturity for Higher Education), or Zeugnis der Fachhochschulreife (Certificate of Maturity for Universities of Applied Sciences)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Ghana
Credential:
WAEC Senior Secondary Certificate Examination or National Examinations Council Senior School Certificate (NECO)
Required documents:
  • For results that cannot be verified through the WAEC or NECO websites due to age, you must make arrangements for an official copy of your results to be sent directly from WAEC or NECO to NSCC Admissions
  • For results that can be verified through the WAEC or NECO websites, please submit a copy of your original Senior Secondary results certificate issued directly by WAEC or NECO. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • All verification information required by WAEC or NECO to check results. Please see their websites for the examination information requirements for your particular test(s).
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A1-C6 level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Gibraltar
Credential:
General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or Scottish Qualifications Certificate--National 5 or Intermediate 2
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Greece
Credential:
Apolytirio Eniaiou Lykeiou (Upper Secondary School Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma, including all exams taken and grades obtained
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Greenland
Credential:
Studentereksamen (Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Grenada
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
Guadeloupe
Credential:
Baccalauréat (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Guatemala
Credential:
Título de Bachiller or Bachillerato (Baccalaureate/Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Notas/Calificaciones (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Guinea
Credential:
Baccalauréat (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Guinea-Bissau
Credential:
Certidão de Conclusão do 12° ano do Ensino Secundário (Certificate of Completion of Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of final examination results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Guyana
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
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Haiti
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Honduras
Credential:
Título de Bachiller or Bachillerato (Baccalaureate/Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Notas/Calificaciones (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Hong Kong
Credential:
Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) or University of London General Certificate of Education (GCE) at the Ordinary Level
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
Hungary
Credential:
Érettségi Bizonyítvány/Matura (Secondary Education Graduation Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Iceland
Credential:
Stúdentspróf (Upper Secondary School Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
India
Credential:
All India Senior School Certificate (issued by CBSE); Indian School Certificate Year 12 (issued by CISCE); or Higher Secondary Certificate, Higher Secondary School Certificate, Senior Secondary Certificate, Pre-University Certificate, or Intermediate Certificate (issued by state boards)
Required documents:
  • Copy of board-attested or direct-issued Certificate issued by All India – Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), All India – Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE), or State Boards of Higher Secondary Education. If the document is not coming to NSCC directly from the board, they must be stamped and attested via the issuing board. Third-party notarized copies are not acceptable.
  • Copy of Statement of Marks/Mark Sheet for Grade 12. School-issued transcripts/records with marks are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Indonesia
Credential:
Sekolah Menegah Atas (SMA--Academic Upper Secondary School Diploma); Surat Tanda Tamat Belajar (STTB--Secondary School Diploma), or Madrasah Aliyah (CMA--Islamic Upper Secondary School Diploma)
Required documents:
  • Copy of both pages of the Ijazah, including national and school examination results
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Iran, Islamic Republic of
Credential:
Combination of Diplom Motevaseth (National High School Diploma) and Peesh-daneshgahii (Pre-University Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of both the High School Diploma and Pre-University Certificate
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript issued by the Ministry of Education.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Iraq
Credential:
Adadiyah (Sixth Form Baccalaureate/Preparatory Baccalaureate) or Mihniya (Vocational Baccalaureate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma issued by the Ministry of Education, including examination results
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Ireland, Republic of
Credential:
Ardteistiméireacht (Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Leaving Certificate/Diploma, issued by the Department of Education/State Examinations Commission. School transcripts are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required scores:
  • Minimum of five examination passes at A1-C3 or O1-O4 level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Isle of Man
Credential:
General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or Scottish Qualifications Certificate--National 5 or Intermediate 2
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
Israel
Credential:
Teudat Bagrut (Matriculation Certificate) or Year 12 certificate of completion for Technical/ Vocational (MASMAR or MASMAT tracks)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Italy
Credential:
Diploma di Esame di Stato (Diploma of State Examination); Diploma di Maturità – Classica/Scientifica/Linguistica (Diploma of Maturity)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Jamaica
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and GCE O- levels
Required language testing:
No
Japan
Credential:
Kotogakko Sotsugyo Shomeisho (Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate) or Kotogakko Sotsugyo Shosho (Upper Secondary School Certificate of Graduation
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Jordan
Credential:
Tawjihi (General Secondary Education Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma and examination results issued by the Ministry of Education Department of Examinations
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Kazakhstan
Credential:
Svidetel'stv/o Srednem Obrazovanii (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Attestat (Graduation Certificate/Diploma) and Addendum to Attestat/Supplement to Diploma. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by the authorized body of education of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Kenya
Credential:
Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of KCSE examination results issued by the Kenya National Examinations Council. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Kiribati
Credential:
Pacific Senior Secondary Certificate (PSCC) or Kiribati Senior Secondary Certificate (KSSC)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of examination results issued by the Ministry of Education/State Exam Authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
Korea, Democratic People's Republic of (North)
Credential:
Completed first year at a recognized post-secondary institution
Required documents:
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript issued by the post-secondary institution, which must show a minimum of one successfully-completed year of full-time studies
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Korea, Republic of (South Korea)
Credential:
Immungye Kodung Hakkyo (Korean Senior Secondary School Certificate of Graduation)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Songjokpyo (Transcript of Scholastic Records)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Kosovo
Credential:
Diplomë për Kryerjen e Shkollës së Mesmet të Përgjithshme- Gjimnazin (Diploma of Completion of General Secondary School-Gymnasium), Diplomë për Kryerjen e Shkollës së Mesme Profesionale (Diploma of Completion of Professional Secondary School), or Diplomë për Kryerjen e Shkollës së Mesme të Lartë (Diploma for High School Graduation)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Kuwait
Credential:
Shahadat Al-Thanawiya-Al-A’ama (General Certificate of Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of examination results issued by the Ministry of Education. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Kyrgyzstan
Credential:
Attestat o Srednem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Attestat (Graduation Certificate/Diploma) and Addendum to Attestat/Supplement to Diploma. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by Ministry of Justice of the Kyrgyz Republic.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Laos
Credential:
Baccalaureat II (Upper Secondary Achievement Examination Diploma)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Latvia
Credential:
Atestāts par Vispārējo Vidējo Izglītību (Certificate of General Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Supplement to the Certificate of Study/Diploma
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Lebanon
Credential:
Baccalauréat Libanaise (Lebanese Baccalaureate) or Baccalauréat technique (Technical Baccaluareate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Lesotho
Credential:
Completed first year at a recognized post-secondary institution or Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC)/IGCSE
Required documents:
  • Post-secondary students: Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript issued by the post-secondary institution, which must show a minimum of one successfully-completed year of full-time studies
  • Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC)/IGCSE: Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • For COSC or IGSCEs, a minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Liberia
Credential:
WAEC Senior Secondary Certificate Examination or National Examinations Council Senior School Certificate (NECO)
Required documents:
  • For results that cannot be verified through the WAEC or NECO websites due to age, you must make arrangements for an official copy of your results to be sent directly from WAEC or NECO to NSCC Admissions.
  • For results that can be verified through the WAEC or NECO websites, please submit a copy of your original Senior Secondary results certificate issued directly by WAEC or NECO. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • All verification information required by WAEC or NECO to check results. Please see their websites for the examination information requirements for your particular test(s).
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A1-C6 level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Libya
Credential:
Shehaadat Al-Thaanawiya Al-Aama (General Certificate of Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of examination results issued by the Ministry of Education. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Liechtenstein
Credential:
Matura (Maturity Certificate) or Berufsmatura (Vocational Maturity Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Lithuania
Credential:
Brandos Atestatas (Maturity Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Supplement to the Certificate of Study/Diploma
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Luxembourg
Credential:
Diplôme de Fin ďEtudes Secondaires (End of Secondary Studies Diploma), Diplôme de Fin ďEtudes Secondaires Techniques (End of Technical Secondary School Studies), or Diplôme de Technicien (Technician Diploma)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Macau
Credential:
Hong Kong Certificate of Education, Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC), or Ensino Secundário Complementar (Certificate of Senior Secondary Education)
Required documents:
Hong Kong Certificate of Education and Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC):
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Ensino Secundário Complementar:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required scores:
Hong Kong Certificate of Education and Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC):
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
Macedonia, Republic of
Credential:
Svidetelstvo za Zavreno Sredno Obrazovanie (Secondary School Leaving Certificate/Certificate of Maturity Examination)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Attachment to the certificate/diploma listing all courses taken and grades obtained
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Madagascar
Credential:
Baccalauréat de l’Enseignement du Second Degré
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Malawi
Credential:
Malawi School Certificate of Education, General Certificate of Education (GCE) or Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC)
Required documents:
Malawi School Certificate of Education:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
General Certificate (GCE)/ Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC):
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
GCE and Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC):
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
Malaysia
Credential:
United Examination Certificate for Independent Chinese Schools in Malaysia (UEC), Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM), Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia Vokesyenal (SPMV), or Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required scores:
UEC:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A1-B6 level, including English
SPM/SPMV/STPM:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
Maldives
Credential:
University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES) A- Levels, Higher Secondary School Certificate, or International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
IGCSEs:
  • Minimum of five examination passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
Mali
Credential:
Baccalauréat
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Malta
Credential:
Secondary Education Certificate, General Certificate of Secondary Education, or Matriculation Certificate
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required scores:
  • Minimum of five examination passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Marshall Islands
Credential:
High School Diploma
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
Required language testing:
Martinique
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Mauritania
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Mauritius
Credential:
Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC), IGCSE, GCE O- Levels
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Mayotte
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Mexico
Credential:
Bachillerato (Upper Secondary Baccalaureate), Bachillerato Tecnológico (Technological Baccalaureat Certificate), Título de Bachiller (Title of Baccalaureate), or Certificado de Preparatoria (Uppper Secondary Preparatory Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Notas/Calificaciones (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Micronesia, Federated States
Credential:
High School Diploma
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Moldova
Credential:
Diplomă de Bacalaureat (Baccalaureate Diploma) or Atestat de Studii Medii de Cultură Generală (Certificate of Completed Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Attestat (Graduation Certificate/Diploma) and Addendum to Attestat/Supplement to Diploma. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Moldova.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Monaco
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Mongolia
Credential:
Graduates from 2016 and prior: One completed year of full-time study from a recognized institution of higher learning Graduates from 2017 and beyond: Gerchilgee (Certificate of Complete Secondary Education)
Required documents:
Graduates from 2016 and prior:
  • Copy of Academic Transcript/Record of Study. If a credential was earned, a copy of the graduation certificate should also be submitted. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Graduates from 2017 and beyond:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma (Gerchilee) and supplement to the diploma. Document must be stamped and attested via apostille by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Montserrat
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
Morocco
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Mozambique
Credential:
Certificado de Habilitações Literarias (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Myanmar (Burma)
Credential:
Completed first year at a recognized post-secondary institution
Required documents:
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript issued by the post-secondary institution, which must show a minimum of one successfully-completed year of full-time studies
Required language testing:
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Namibia
Credential:
Namibia Senior Secondary Certificate (O-Level), Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC), General Certificate of Education (GCE), or International General Certificate of Education (IGCSE)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
Nauru
Credential:
Fiji School Leaving Certificate/Fiji Seventh Form Examination Results
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of test results issued by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Fiji. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Nepal
Credential:
Higher Secondary Certificate, Intermediate Certificate, or Proficiency Certificate awarded by a recognized university
Required documents:
Higher Secondary and Intermediate Certificates:
  • Copy of board-attested or direct-issued Certificate issued by the appropriate examination board. If the document is not coming to NSCC directly from the board, they must be stamped and attested via the issuing board. Third-party notarized copies are not acceptable.
  • Copy of Statement of Marks/Mark Sheet for Grade 12. School-issued transcripts/records with marks are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Proficiency Certificate:
  • Copy of Certificate issued by the university. Third-party notarized copies are not acceptable.
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript from the university
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Netherlands Antilles
Credential:
English system: Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O- Levels) Dutch system: Hoger Algemeen Voortgezet Onderwijs / HAVO (Higher General Secondary Education Diploma) or Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs / VWO (University Preparatory Education Diploma)
Required documents:
English system:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Dutch system:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of HAVO or VWO school leaving examination results
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required scores:
English system:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
Netherlands, The
Credential:
Hoger Algemeen Voortgezet Onderwijs/HAVO (Higher General Secondary Education Diploma) or Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs / VWO (University Preparatory Education Diploma) or Middelbaar Beroepsonderwijs/MBO (Senior Secondary Vocational Education Diploma-- Levels 1-4)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of school leaving examination results
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
New Caledonia
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
New Zealand
Credential:
NCEA II (National Certificate of Educational Achievement)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
No
Nicaragua
Credential:
Técnico Medio, Bachillerato, or Titulo de Bachiller (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Notas/Calificaciones (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Niger
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Nigeria
Credential:
WAEC Senior Secondary Certificate Examination or National Examinations Council Senior School Certificate (NECO)
Required documents:
  • For results that cannot be verified through the WAEC or NECO websites due to age, you must make arrangements for an official copy of your results to be sent directly from WAEC or NECO to NSCC Admissions
  • For results that can be verified through the WAEC or NECO websites, please submit a copy of your original Senior Secondary results certificate issued directly by WAEC or NECO. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • All verification information required by WAEC or NECO to check results. Please see their websites for the examination information requirements for your particular test(s).
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A1-C6 level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Niue
Credential:
Form 6 Certificate
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Norway
Credential:
Vitnemål Fra Den Videregående Skole (Upper Secondary School Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma, including examination results
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Oman
Credential:
Thanawiya Amma (General Certificate of Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of examination results issued by the Ministry of Education. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Pakistan
Credential:
Higher Secondary School Certificate or Intermediate Certificate
Required documents:
  • Copy of board-attested or direct-issued Certificate. If the document is not coming to NSCC directly from the board, they must be stamped and attested via the issuing board. Third-party notarized copies are not acceptable.
  • Copy of Statement of board-issued Marks/Mark Sheets. School-issued transcripts/records with marks are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Palau
Credential:
High School Diploma
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
Required language testing:
Palestine
Credential:
Tawjihi (General Secondary Education Certificate) or Al Thanaweya Al A'ama (General Secondary School Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of examination results issued by the appropriate examination body. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Panama
Credential:
Técnico, Bachillerato, or Diploma de Bachiller (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Notas/Calificaciones (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Papua New Guinea
Credential:
Higher School Certificate
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of examination results issued by the Ministry of Education. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Paraguay
Credential:
Técnico, Bachillerato, or Diploma de Bachiller (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Notas/Calificaciones (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Peru
Credential:
Certificado de Educación Secundaria Común Completa (Certificate of Completion of General Secondary Education) or Técnico/Bachillerato/Diploma de Bachiller (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Notas/Calificaciones (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Philippines
Credential:
Due to multiple changes within the educational system, standard for basic high school equivalency is 12 completed years of education
  • Graduates from 10-year system: Two completed years of full-time study from a recognized post-secondary institution
  • Graduates from 11-year system: One completed year of full-time study from a recognized post-secondary institution
  • Graduates from 12-year system: High School Diploma (Grade 12)
Required documents:
10- and 11-year Graduates:
  • Copy of Academic Transcript/Record of Study from post-secondary institution. If a credential was earned, a copy of the graduation certificate should also be submitted.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
12-year Graduates:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Pitcairn Island
Credential:
NCEA II (National Certificate of Educational Achievement)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
No
Poland
Credential:
Świadectwo Dojrzałości (Certificate of Completion of Upper Secondary School)/Matura
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma indicating all exams taken and grades obtained issued by Okregowa Komisja Egzaminacyjna (district examinations commission) or the institution you attended
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Portugal
Credential:
Certifico de fim de Estudos Secundarios (Certificate of Completion of Secondary Studies) or Diploma de Ensino Secundário (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Puerto Rico
Credential:
High School Diploma
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Qatar
Credential:
Al-Thanawiya Aama Qatari (General Secondary Education Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma indicating all exams taken and grades obtained issued by the Ministry of Education
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Reunion
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Romania
Credential:
Diplomă de Bacalaureat (Baccalaureate Diploma)
Required documents:
  • Copies of Graduation Certificate/Diploma and Foaie Matricolă (Record of Study/Transcript), including all exams taken and grades obtained. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille from the regional prefect's office.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Russia
Credential:
Attestat o Srednem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Attestat (Graduation Certificate/Diploma) and Addendum to Attestat/Supplement to Diploma. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by the authorized body of education of the Russian Federation.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Rwanda
Credential:
Diplôme de Fin ďEtudes Secondaires (End of Secondary Studies Diploma) or Diplôme des Humanités Complètes (Diploma of Complete Humanities)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
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Samoa
Credential:
Pacific Senior Secondary Certificate (PSSC) or Samoa Secondary Leaving Certificate (SSLC)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of examination results issued by the Ministry of Education. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
No
San Marino
Credential:
Diploma di Maturità (Maturity Diploma)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Sao Tome & Principe
Credential:
Certidão de 12ª Classe (Certificate of 12th Grade)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Saudi Arabia
Credential:
Tawjihiyah Certificate (General Secondary Education Certificate) and Diplom Al Madaaris Al Thanawiyyah Al Mihaniyyah (Secondary Vocational School Diploma)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma and examination results issued by the Ministry of Education or the Technical and Vocational Training Corporation
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Senegal
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignement du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Serbia and Montenegro
Credential:
Diploma o Završenoj Srednjoj Školi (Diploma of Completion of Secondary School) or Diploma o Položenom Maturskom Ispitu (Diploma of Completion of Maturity Examination)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Seychelles
Credential:
General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or Scottish Qualifications Certificate--National 5 or Intermediate 2
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
Sierra Leone
Credential:
WAEC Senior Secondary Certificate Examination or National Examinations Council Senior School Certificate (NECO)
Required documents:
  • For results that cannot be verified through the WAEC or NECO websites due to age, you must make arrangements for an official copy of your results to be sent directly from WAEC or NECO to NSCC Admissions
  • For results that can be verified through the WAEC or NECO websites, please submit a copy of your original Senior Secondary results certificate issued directly by WAEC or NECO. School transcripts with results are not acceptable
  • All verification information required by WAEC or NECO to check results. Please see their websites for the examination information requirements for your particular test(s).
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A1-C6 level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Singapore
Credential:
Singapore/Cambridge General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) Ordinary Levels
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
No
Slovakia
Credential:
Vysvedčenie o Maturitnej Skúške / Maturitné Vysvedčenie (Certificate of Maturity)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma indicating all exams taken and grades obtained
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Slovenia
Credential:
Matura/Maturitetno Spričevalo (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma indicating all exams taken and grades obtained
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Solomon Islands
Credential:
Pacific Senior Secondary Certificate (PSSC) or Solomon Secondary Leaving Certificate (SSLC)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of examination results issued by the Ministry of Education. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Somalia
Credential:
Secondary School Leaving Certificate
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
South Africa
Credential:
National Senior Certificate with higher education endorsement (NSC) or Senior Certificate with Matriculation Endorsement
Required documents:
  • Copy of certificate and test results from UMALUSI: Council for Quality Assurance in General and Further Education and Training or the Independent Board of Examinations. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required language testing:
No
Spain
Credential:
Técnico, Bachillerato, or Diploma de Bachiller (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Certificado de Estudios (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
Sri Lanka
Credential:
Sri Lanka General Certificate of Education--Advanced Level
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of an "S" grade on all subjects, which includes two subjects at an A-C level
Required language testing:
St. Helena
Credential:
General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or Scottish Qualifications Certificate--National 5 or Intermediate 2
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
No
St. Kitts & Nevis
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
St. Lucia
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
St. Martin
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels), Hoger Algemeen Voortgezet Onderwijs/HAVO (Higher General Secondary Education Diploma), or Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs / VWO (University Preparatory Education Diploma, or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignement du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
English system:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Dutch system:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of HAVO or VWO school leaving examination results
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
French system:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required scores:
English system:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
St. Pierre & Miquelon
Credential:
Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachilier de l'Enseignment du Second Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
Required documents:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of Relevé de Notes de l'Examen Final (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
Required language testing:
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
Required documents:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
  • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
  • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
Required language testing:
No
Sudan
Credential:
Sudan School Certificate, Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC), General Certificate of Education (GCE), or International General Certificate of Education (IGCSE)
Required documents:
Sudan School Certificate:
  • Copy of Sudan School Certificate
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
GCEs/IGCSEs/Cambridge:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Required scores:
    Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
Required language testing:
Suriname
Credential:
Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels), Hoger Algemeen Voortgezet Onderwijs/HAVO (Higher General Secondary Education Diploma), or Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs / VWO (University Preparatory Education Diploma)
Required documents:
English system:
  • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
Dutch system:
  • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
  • Copy of HAVO or VWO school leaving examination results
  • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
  • Required scores:
    English System:
    • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
    • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
    Required language testing:
    Swaziland
    Credential:
    Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC), General Certificate of Education (GCE), or International General Certificate of Education (IGCSE)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
    Required scores:
    • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
    Required language testing:
    Sweden
    Credential:
    Avgangsbetyg / Slutbetyg Från Gymnasieskola (Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Switzerland
    Credential:
    Maturitätszeugnis, Certificat de Maturité, Baccalauréat, Attestato di Maturità/Matura (School Leaving Certificates)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript, including all exams taken and grades obtained
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Syrian Arab Republic
    Credential:
    Al-Shahâda Al-Thânawiyya (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) or Baccalauréat (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
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    Taiwan
    Credential:
    Senior High School Leaving Certificate
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Tajikistan
    Credential:
    Attestat o Srednem (Polnom) Obshchem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Complete Secondary Education
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Attestat (Graduation Certificate/Diploma) and Addendum to Attestat/Supplement to Diploma. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan.
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Tanzania
    Credential:
    East African Certificate of Education (EACE), Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE, Form IV), Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC), General Certificate of Education (GCE), or International General Certificate of Education (IGCSE)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
    Required scores:
    EACE:
    • Minimum of 5 passes at 1-6 level, including English
    CSE, GCE, and IGCSE:
    • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
    Required language testing:
    No
    Thailand
    Credential:
    Matayom VI (Certificate of Secondary Education)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Togo
    Credential:
    Baccalauréat or Diplôme de Bachelier de l'Enseignement du Troisième Degré (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Tonga
    Credential:
    Pacific Senior Secondary Certificate (PSSC) or Form 7 Certificate
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of examination results issued by examination body. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Trinidad & Tobago
    Credential:
    Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
    Required scores:
    • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
    • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
    Required language testing:
    No
    Tunisia
    Credential:
    Baccalauréat (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Relevé de Notes (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Turkey
    Credential:
    Devlet Lise Diplomasi (State Secondary School Diploma), Lise Bitirme Diplomasi (Secondary School Completion Diploma), or Lise Diplomasi (Private Secondary School Diploma)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Turkmenistan
    Credential:
    Attestat (Certificate of Secondary Education)
    Required documents:
    • Attestat copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Supplement to the certificate/diploma listing all courses taken and grades obtained
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Turks & Caicos Islands
    Credential:
    Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
    Required scores:
    • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
    • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
    Required language testing:
    No
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    Uganda
    Credential:
    Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE), Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE, Form IV), Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC) (COSC), General Certificate of Education (GCE), or International General Certificate of Education (IGCSE)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
    Required scores:
    • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C (IGCSE or GCE) or 1-6 (UCE) level, including English
    Required language testing:
    No
    Ukraine
    Credential:
    Atestat (Certificate of Complete General Secondary Education), Swidoctwo Pro Zakinchennia Uchylyshcha (Vocational School Leaving Certificate), or Diplom Technika (Professional Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Attestat (Graduation Certificate/Diploma) and Addendum to Attestat/Supplement to Diploma. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by the Ministry of Education and Science.
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    United Arab Emirates
    Credential:
    Shahadat Al-Thanawiya Al-Amma (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    United Kingdom (England, Wales, N. Ireland, and Scotland)
    Credential:
    General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or Scottish Qualifications Certificate--National 5 or Intermediate 2
    Required documents:
    • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
    Required scores:
    • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
    Required language testing:
    No
    United States
    Credential:
    High School Diploma
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    No
    Uruguay
    Credential:
    Bachillerato or Título de Bachiller (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Certificado de Estudios (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Uzbekistan
    Credential:
    O'rta Ma'lumot To'g'risida Shahodatnoma (Certificate of Secondary Education) or Attestat o Srednem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Complete General Education)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Attestat (Graduation Certificate/Diploma) and Addendum to Attestat/Supplement to Diploma. Documents must be stamped and attested via apostille by the State Inspection for Supervision of Quality in Education under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
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    Vanuatu
    Credential:
    Pacific Senior Secondary Certificate (PSSC)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of examination results issued by examination body. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Venezuela
    Credential:
    Técnico, Bachillerato, or Diploma de Bachiller (Baccalaureate/Completion of Higher Secondary Education)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Certificado de Estudios (Record of Study/Academic Transcript)
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Vietnam
    Credential:
    Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Trung Học Phổ Thông (Graduation Diploma for General Upper Secondary Education) or Bằng Tốt Nghiệp Trung Học Dạy Nghề (Technical and Vocational High School Certificate)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Final exam results for Ðiểm Kỳ Thi Tốt Nghiệp THPT
    • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
    Virgin Islands (UK)
    Credential:
    Caribbean Examination Council Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CXC CSEC), International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), or General Certificate of Education (GCE O-Levels)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
    Required scores:
    • Minimum of 5 passes at I-III (A-C) level, including English, on CXC CSEC results after 1998. Minimum of 5 passes at I-II (A-B) level, including English, for results before 1998.
    • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English, on IGCSEs and O-levels
    Required language testing:
    No
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    Yemen Arabic Republic
    Credential:
    Al Thanawiya (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of Graduation Certificate/Diploma
    • Copy of Record of Study/Academic Transcript
    • Professionally-translated copies of academic records if originals were not issued in English
    Required language testing:
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    Zambia
    Credential:
    Zambian School Certificate (ZSC), Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC), General Certificate of Education (GCE), or International General Certificate of Education (IGCSE)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
    Required scores:
    • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C (IGCSE or GCE) or 1-6 (ZSC Exam) level, including English
    Required language testing:
    No
    Zimbabwe
    Credential:
    Zimbabwe Certificate of Secondary Education, Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (COSC), General Certificate of Education (GCE), or International General Certificate of Education (IGCSE)
    Required documents:
    • Copy of test results from the issuing examination authority. School transcripts with results are not acceptable.
    Required scores:
    • Minimum of 5 passes at A-C level, including English
    Required language testing:
    No
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