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Wichita State University - 2016

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Undergraduate Admission to the College of Engineering

Students who meet the University's admission requirements and indicate an interest in engineering are admitted to the College of Engineering.

Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

A minimum score of 530 on the paper-based TOEFL or 197 or 72 on the Internet-based test or a 6.0 on the IELTS or a 410 SAT-I verbal score or a 20 ACT English score or obtain an 80 on the WSU English proficiency Examination; submission of an international student application form and a nonrefundable $65 international student application processing fee; submission of official copies (in English) of all transcripts from all secondary schools, colleges, or universities attended, submission of a statement of financial responsibility to cover expenses for one academic year.

Entrance Requirements for Non-Resident Students

To be eligible for admission, out-of-state students must (1) rank in the upper one-third of their high-school graduating class, or (2) have a minimum ACT composite score of 21 or a minimum combined SAT-I of 980, and (3) have completed a pre-college curriculum with a minimum GPA of 2.50 on a 4.00 scale.

Residency Requirements

A resident, for tuition purposes, is someone who has resided (been physically present) in Kansas for 12 consecutive months prior to enrollment/reenrollment and who has demonstrated, during those 12 months, the intent to make Kansas their permanent home. Intent is evaluated in light of: (1) the person's statement about why they came to Kansas in the first place and (2) what the person has done since coming to Kansas (objective, verifiable facts).

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

Students with 24 or more transfer hours must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.000 (on a 4.000 scale) on all previous college work.
Students with 23 or fewer transfer hours must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.000, and meet the freshmen qualified admissions requirements.

Number of Transfer Students from:

A two-year community junior college where they were full-time students: 355
A four-year college or university where they were full-time students: 188