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‌Specific graduate admission requirements for applicants from Venezuela

 


Required Credentials:

Must have a degree equivalent to a U.S. Bachelor’s degree from a recognized and accredited institution for our Master’s degree programs.

  • Degrees equivalent to a U.S. Bachelor’s degree:
    • Minimum of 4-5 years of postsecondary studies:
      • Licenciado en…(Licentiate Degree)

Must have a degree equivalent to a U.S. Master’s degree from a recognized and accredited institution for our Doctoral degree programs.

  • Degrees equivalent to a U.S. Master’s degree:
    • Minimum of 2 years of graduate studies:
      • Magister/Maesteria en… (Master’s in…)
      • Magister Scientiae or Scientarium (Master of Science)
      • Maesteria en Administracion (Master in Business Administration)
  • Degrees equivalent to a U.S. Doctoral degree:
    • Minimum of 2 years of graduate studies beyond a Licenciado (Licentiate), Ingeniero (Engineer), Profesor (Teacher), or Master’s degree and defense of a dissertation:
      • Doctor en… (Doctor in…)
      • Doctorado en… (Doctorate in…)

** Other degrees may also be equivalent to a U.S. Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Doctoral degree. If you do not see your degree listed, please email international.admissions@uni.edu with a copy of your degree certificate and transcript, and one of our international staff members will be in contact with you.


Minimum Academic Standard:

  • Minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0

    ** Students below a 3.0 may be considered for conditional admission

 


English Language Proficiency Required For Non-Native Speakers:

 

** Students with a minimum TOEFL of 46 (iBT) or minimum IELTS of 5.5 may be considered for conditional admission.

 


To Apply, Please Submit:

  • Completed application for admission at https://admissions.uni.edu/international/apply
  • Official transcripts sent from your current and/or all prior academic institutions that you have attended to the UNI Office of Admissions (unofficial copies can be submitted for initial review)
  • Official degree certificate/diploma (unofficial copies can be submitted for initial review)
  • Official English test score reports (unofficial copies can be submitted for initial review)
  • Financial statement and certification form 
  • $75 application fee
  • Depending on the graduate program you are interested in, there may be additional requirements or documents to submit. Please check out https://admissions.uni.edu/international/graduate-studies/graduate-majors for more information.