All international applicants are required to hold a college or university
undergraduate degree equivalent to a four-year American baccalaureate degree
prior to applying.
International applicants from educational systems where three-year international degrees
are the norm are eligible to apply.
In addition to the requirements for the application for admission, international
applicants are required to submit copies of both your academic record and the
diploma or other document indicating the date and conferral of your degree. If
the original language of the academic record and diploma is not English, a
certified English translation must accompany the original document. The
translation should be literal rather than interpretive. If a certified
the original transcript is submitted, it must be certified by the institution
from which the degree was received. Documents notarized by a Notary Public are
Credentials must include the following information:
Note: You may submit a photocopy of the original with your application. If admitted, you will be required to
submit official documentation to World Education Services (WES) for authentication.
If your native language is not English, you must demonstrate competence in
English by taking a TOEFL exam or the IELTS exam. For the TOEFL exam, we
require the Internet-based test (IBT) version of the exam.
We strongly recommend a TOEFL score of 100 or higher on the Internet-based
test (IBT). Rossí TOEFL score reporting
code is 1839.
Ross will accept an IELTS
score as an alternative to the TOEFL, and we strongly recommend an IELTS score
of 7 or higher.
You should arrange to have your scores reported to us directly by the
testing service (Ross TOEFL code: 1839). The TOEFL or IELTS must be
taken no more than two years prior to the application deadline date. Please note that
students from other countries who have earned a degree from a U.S. school are
exempt from the TOEFL/IELTS requirement. Those who have worked in the U.S.
full-time for two or more years in the last five years, or who hold a degree
from an institution in which English is the language of instruction may also
waive the TOEFL/IELTS requirement.