International Graduate Admissions - Within U.S.

Steps for Admissions – Inside the United States

  1. Complete the  Park University application form. Indicate your country of citizenship and country of residence, even if they are the same as the country of birth.
  2. Pay the non-refundable application fee of $100 as part of application form
    • Application fee includes express I-20 mailing fee if admitted
  3. Send official or unofficial transcripts from your college/university from all institutions attended. Certified English translations of the transcripts should be provided for transcripts that are in a language other than English. A minimum 2.75 or higher cumulative (overall) GPA is required based on a 4.0 scale. (Note that individual programs have their own GPA requirements.)
  4. Students must meet one of the following to meet the English requirement of Park University.
    • An official TOEFL score with a minimum iBT test score of 79 or paper test score of 550 (The TOEFL code for Park University is 6574)
    • An official IELTS minimum score of 6.5.
    • An official ITEP minimum academic score of 3.9.
    • Diploma or degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution

Please find other details and exemptions to the English requirement here.

No TOEFL or IELTS score is required for admission to the program.

  1. An Affidavit of Support  signed by you sponsor and supporting bank statement(s) in US Dollars showing the ability to finance one year of study. For more information, please see financial supporting documentation below.
  2. Color copy of your passport, I-20 and visa and I-94.
  3. Additional Requirements: Most graduate programs will require additional supporting documentation. For more information, view the Graduate Admissions section.

For transfer students from a U.S. school, the international student transfer eligibility form should be completed by your current DSO and returned.
These documents may be emailed or mailed directly to Office of International Students.

Park University
Office of International Students
8700 NW River Park Dr PMB#3
Parkville, MO 64152


With the Affidavit of Support  signed by your sponsor you must also submit financial documentation (such as a bank statement) less than 6 months old to verify your support or more to live in the United States and study at Park for one year ($18,516 for non-MBA graduate programs and $19,416 for the MBA program).


Costs and Tuition Fees - 9 Months Estimated CostTotal
Cost of Living$10,000
Books (estimated)$1,200
Health Insurance$1,380
Estimated Total$19,540
MBA Program - 9 months estimated costTotal
Cost of Living$10,000
Books (estimated)$1,200
Health Insurance$1,380
Estimated Total$19,990

*The tuition fee above is based on 6 credits per semester (12 credits per year) at $580.00 per credit hour and additional $75 instructional fee per credit hour for the MBA program. Please note that all graduate international students are required to fulfill a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester.


Fall Semester (Starts in August) – May 1

Spring Semester (Starts in January) – October 15

Individual programs may have their own application deadlines.

Park University’s degree programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.