You are almost ready to become a student at ICDC College! We want to ensure that you have the necessary preparation to be a successful student, which is why we have a few requirements we want you to meet before receiving admission into our school. And remember, we’re only a phone call away to answer any questions or address any of your concerns.
Secondary Education Requirements (Transcripts and Official Records)
ICDC College requires academic records that verify completion of secondary education. This can be in the form of a diploma, satisfactory results on an exit examination, or government certificates earned, so long as they’re equal to a U.S. high school diploma. Documents must also be sent in the original language, along with English translations. Official documents must bear the seal of the school and an authorized signature. Copies are generally accepted only if officially attested as exact copies.
Entrance Examination Requirement
All prospective students must successfully pass an entrance examination to be considered for admission into ICDC College.
English Language Requirement
Regardless of your citizenship or geographic location, English is the official language of instruction at ICDC College. You will be required to provide proof of English proficiency prior to admission.
Accepted methods for the demonstration of English proficiency at ICDC College include but are not limited to:
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score: 500 or higher (on the paper test), 173 or higher (on the computer-based test), 61 or higher (on the Internet-based test)
- Advanced Placement International English Language (APIEL) score of 3 or higher
- International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 5.5 or higher
- Alternative measures of English proficiency may be determined with Academic approval
Congratulations! If you satisfy these requirements, please refer to the International Admissions page to learn more and complete the application process.
In addition to the general policies and procedures for students listed in this School Catalog the following shall apply to applicants/students residing in countries outside the United States. Applicants from non-English speaking countries may be required to take and pass the TOFEL test or other equivalent English proficiency test prior to acceptance at ICDC College. Placement assistance is not provided to students residing in countries outside the United States.
ICDC College is a SEVP-certified institution that is authorized to issue the Form I-20, Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant (M-1) Student Status- For Vocational Students. Applicants from countries outside the United States must obtain their M-1 Visa in order to study in the United States. Non-resident/non-citizen applicants within the United States may in some cases change their immigration status to an M-1 Visa status. All costs associated with obtaining an M-1 Visa are the responsibility of the applicant. ICDC College students from countries outside the United States who wish to study at an ICDC College facility in the United States will conduct their residency at ICDC College’s Hollywood Campus. Upon completion of their program of studies, students with M-1 Visas must return to their country of origin unless other arrangements have been made by the student.