International Transfer Applicants WITH U.S. Credits

The Kearney International Center has staff who can help assist you with the application process. If you have questions about Minnesota State University, Mankato or the application process, please email

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Requirements for international transfer students WITH U.S. credits

International students applying from U.S. colleges and universities must satisfy the same academic admission standards as U.S. transfer students but must apply following the International student application process. 

Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Achieved a cumulative U.S. grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 and the successful completion of 67% of all attempted courses.
    • Courses used for the GPA and completion percentage calculation must be college level and do not include "English as a Second Language" courses.
  • Meet minimum standards for English Proficiency by providing proof of 1 semester or 2 quarters of U.S. College Level English Composition with minimum grade of C

Application Deadlines for International Students transferring from WITHIN the U.S.

Fall Semester (August) Start: August 10

Spring Semester (January) Start: December 20

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