Admission checklist

  • Fully completed and signed ACCT Application form.
  • Nonrefundable Application fee $60.
  • High School/ Bachelors/ Master’s Degree transcript/Diploma/Certificate. The office of Admissions will accept: Photocopies of Original Academic documents (Notarized).
  • Note: All transcripts and related academic documents issued in language other than English must be accompanied by a certified English translation.

  • Copy of International Passport ID page.
  • Financial Affidavit of Support Form (signed by the student or his/her sponsor).
  • Two recommendation letter
  • Demonstrate financial Support:
  • Current Bank Statement (not older than 6 months) showing a Minimum Balance of $15,500
  • Affidavit Of Support (If you Have Sponsor)
  • Dependent – $5,500 (Spouse) & $3,500 (Per Child)

Language Proficiency Requirements

To satisfy ACCT English proficiency requirement International students pursuing an Associate and Bachelor’s degree at ACCT must provide one of the following:

  • IELTS score of 5.5 or higher.
  • TOEFL score of 513 or higher (paper-based), 65 or higher (Internet-based), or 183 (computer-based).
  • PTE score of 47 or higher
  • Successful completion of an ESL program from an accredited (an accredited agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or US Department of Education) American college or university
  • Graduation from an accredited (an accredited agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or US Department of Education) American college with an associate’s degree or higher
  • Completion of at least three undergraduate-level courses from an accredited (an accredited agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or the US Department of Education) American university with grades of “C“ or higher

An International student wishing to pursue an associate’s degree at ACCT may also show English proficiency through graduation from an American English language high school with a standard high school diploma or higher.

International students pursuing a Master degree at ACCT must provide one of the following:

  • IELTS score of 6.0 or higher
  • TOEFL score of 550 or higher (paper-based), 80 or higher (Internet-based), or 213 (computer-based).
  • PTE score of 52 or higher
  • Completed ESL program from an accredited (an accrediting agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or U.S. Department of Education) college or university.
  • Graduation from an accredited (an accredited agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or US Department of Education) American college with a bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Completion of at least two graduate-level courses from an accredited (an accredited agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or the US Department of Education) American university with grades of “B-“or higher.

Transfer Students

Please note that you will be required to provide the following documents listed below in addition to the admission requirements.
  • Copy of F-1 Student Visa and I-94 form
  • Copy of all I-20s
  • Official Transcripts from your current University

For further information contact Office of Admissions

Tel: (703) 942-6200
Fax: (703) 942-8791
Email: admissions@acct.edu
Ms. Fakhirah Abbasi, Director of Admissions – fakhirah.abbasi@acct.edu