International Students

2023 Schedule

Welcome International Students

Georgia Military College welcomes international students at each of our locations in the State of Georgia. Students may enroll as commuter students at any location including Augusta, Columbus, Fairburn, Fayetteville, Milledgeville, Warner Robins, or Valdosta. Students applying for any of these locations must arrange for their own housing.

To be considered for admission to Georgia Military College, international applicants must provide the following:

  • A completed application for admission to Georgia Military College. Applications should be submitted online by clicking here.
  • A completed application supplement should be completed and provided to your admissions counselor.  Download the form here
  • An official report from a GMC-approved professional evaluation service documenting successful completion of the equivalent of a U.S. high school diploma from a regionally accredited school. A list of GMC-approved professional evaluation services can be found below.
  • An official report from a GMC-approved professional evaluation service documenting completion of college/university coursework previously completed outside the United States. A list of GMC-approved professional evaluation services can be found below.
  • All applicants who need to obtain a student (F-1) visa to study in the United States must demonstrate availability of sufficient funds to pay for tuition, fees and living expenses while attending Georgia Military College. The Declaration of Finances must be completed and submitted showing adequate financial support. The Declaration of Finances should be accompanied by a bank statement prepared within the last 3 months and must be in your name or the name of your sponsor. If a sponsor will provide your financial support, a statement must be provided by the sponsor indicating intent to provide your financial support while studying at Georgia Military College.
  • Students wishing to attend the Milledgeville Campus as members of the Corps of Cadets should complete and submit the Cadet Student Declaration of Finances
  • Students wishing to attend the Augusta, Columbus, Dublin, Fairburn, Fayetteville, Madison, Milledgeville, Sandersville, Stone Mountain, Warner Robins, or Valdosta locations should submit the Declaration of Finances
  • Georgia Military College recommends that international education credentials be evaluated by one of the following professional evaluation services:

Josef Silny & Associates, Inc.
International Education Consultants
7101 SW 102 Ave.
Miami, FL 33173
www.jsilny.org

World Education Services, Inc.
PO Box 5087 Bowling Green Station
New York, NY 10274-5087
www.wes.org/apply

Education Credential Evaluators, Inc.
101 W. Pleasant St. Suite 200
Milwaukee, WI 53212-3963
https://www.ece.org/

SpanTran the Evaluation Company
2655 Le Jeune Rd, Suite 602
Coral Gables, FL 33134
SpanTran Pathways – Georgia Military College

International Education Evaluations, Inc. (IEE)
7900 Matthews-Mint Hill Rd Ste 300
Charlotte, NC 28227
Applicants should use the portal for Georgia Military College

Students must pay the I-901 processing fee through their SEVIS portal prior to the first day of classes. Failure to do so will result in the cancellation and termination of the I-20.

A copy of the student’s passport, with valid VISA and signed I-20, must be provided to their local Admissions Office within 10 days of enrollment.

I-20 documents will not be issued to international students pursuing their GMC degree through the GMC Global Online Leadership College.

 

Study in the States

 

Non-English Speakers

Applicants whose native language is not English must provide evidence of English language proficiency as evidenced through the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Testing System (IELTS) or Duolingo English exam:

  • A minimum TOEFL score of 460 (paper-based test), 140 (computer-based test) or 48 (Internet-based test), IELTS score of six (6) in all areas or Duolingo Enligsh score of 80 is required for admission.
  • Those students whose official TOEFL score is between 460-499 (paper-based test), 140-173 (computer-based test), or 48-61 (Internet-based test) will be required to enter the Learning Support Services English and Reading Programs.
  • Those students with TOEFL scores of 500 (paper-based test), 174 (computer-based test), or 62 (internet-based test) or above will be allowed to enroll in standard college-level courses.
  • Those students whose official IELTS score is 6-8 in all areas will be required to enter the Learning Support Services English and Reading programs.
  • Those students whose official IELTS score is nine (9) in all areas will be allowed to enroll in standard college-level courses.
  • Those students whose official Duolingo English score of 80 or 85 will be required to enter the Learning Support Services English and Reading programs.
  • Those students whose official Duolingo English score is 90 or higher will be allowed to enroll in standard college-level courses.
  • International students are subject to the Placement Examination criteria.

TOEFL, ILETS and Duolingo English scores apply to Reading and English Placement only.

 

International Transfer Students

 

International students currently attending another college/university/English language program in the United States:

  • Submit a completed application for admission to Georgia Military College.
  • Submit official transcripts from each college attended. Students must be academically eligible to return immediately to the most recent college attended.
  • An official report from a GMC-approved professional evaluation service documenting successful completion of the equivalent of a U.S. high school diploma from a regionally accredited school.
  • An official report from a GMC-approved professional evaluation service documenting completion of college/university coursework previously completed outside the United States.
  • Georgia Military College recommends that international education credentials be evaluated by one of the following professional evaluation services:

Joseph Silny & Associates, Inc.
702 SW 102 Avenue
Miami, FL 33173
www.jsilny.com

World Education Services, Inc.
PO Box 5087 Bowling Green Station
New York, NY 10274-5087
www.wes.org/apply

Education Credential Evaluators, Inc.
101 W. Pleasant St. Suite 200
Milwaukee, WI 53212-3963
https://www.ece.org/

Official education records (certified or attested) should be provided directly to either of these professional evaluation services.

 

Housing

Students wishing to enter Georgia Military College in Milledgeville as members of the Corps of Cadets are required to live on campus in Baugh Barracks. Students seeking a position on the Georgia Military College football team are required to enroll as cadets. On-campus housing is not available to any student at any other Georgia Military College location. Housing within the community must be arranged by each student.

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