International Students

International students must follow the full admission procedure and provide an official high school transcript evaluation from an accredited evaluation service (e.g. World Education Service, International Research Foundation, or Educational Credential Evaluators) indicating successful high school completion.

Additionally, a TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is required if English is not a student's first language. A TOEFL score of at least 550 (paper based), 213 (computer based). or 80 (internet based) must be achieved.

International students living/studying in the United States may have the TOEFL waived after meeting with an Admissions representative.

After being accepted to the Art Academy, an international student must submit the $200 tuition deposit. The student and/or sponsor must provide a notarized bank documentation of funds in US Dollars to support one year of study/living expenses at the Art Academy before an I-20 Form will be issued. International students are required to be full time throughout the semester. Tuition and fees MUST be paid in full one week before the start of the semester.

Additionally, all international students must provide proof of full health insurance coverage for any medical procedures or emergencies that may arise during their course of study at the Art Academy.