International Students

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International students find a welcome home at Monroe Community College. We provide the resources to help you make the most of your college experience, including assistance with academic advisement, immigration, tutoring, and more.

Learn how MCC assists international students

How to apply

You can download an international application or contact the Admissions Office to have one sent to you. Send your completed application by mail to the college.

Download an international application and instructions

Application deadlines

For January admission, complete by November 15 of the previous year. For September admission, complete by June 1 of that year. After you are admitted, MCC will issue you an I-20 to obtain a student visa.

Admissions requirements for international students

  • You must be a high school graduate
  • Available programs of study are listed on the application form. As an international student, you are not eligible for our English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) program. health-related, or automotive technology programs.
  • If you are from a country where English is not the primary language or the language of education, you must submit your results from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). The minimum score required is 500 (paper-based), 173 (computer-based), or 61 (internet-based). The TOEFL website is
  • Evidence of Financial Support in the form of a bank statement or letter.