Transfer F-1 Visa
Special Admission Programs
Certified Nurse Aide
Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Medical Technician
Medical Assisting Advanced Practice
Respiratory Care Therapist
Degrees and Pathways
For more information on Degrees and Pathways click here
BSN-Nursing (completely online)
BAS-Clinical Operations Management (completely online)
Computer Systems-Data Development Track
Geospatial Information Science
Health Information Management
Nursing Bridge or LVN/Paramedic/Medic
Patient Care Technician
Pre-Bachelor of Applied Technology Cyber Security
Pre-Bachelor of Science Nursing
Step 1: Complete the Collin College International Application for Admission
Collin College does not issue PRE-OPT, nor do we provide STEM OPT recommendations for students with a previous STEM degree of a bachelor's or higher. We only offer STEM OPT recommendations for Collin College's STEM Cybersecurity bachelor's degree program.
International student applications must have accurate student information, including your foreign country address to issue an I-20 (foreign country address cannot be a p.o. box).
Step 2: Official TOEFL (institution code: 6805) or IELTS scores must be submitted
with the following minimum scores:
TOEFL--internet Based Test (iBT) score 71
IELTS--6.5 or higher
TOEFL/IELTS scores will not exempt you from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) needed to determine your college placement. For more information about TSI Assessment and exemptions, click here.
English as a Second Language Program (ESL)
TOEFL or IELTS scores for the English Language Program must be submitted with the following minimum scores:
IELTS--4.5 (4.0 minimum in each skill)
TOEFL iBT 32 (8 minimum in each skill)
For more information about our ESL program, click here.
Step 3: Complete the F-1 Intention to Apply AND provide supporting documentation (English translation required) for at least one of the following:
Parents, relatives, friends, or
Step 4: Submit transcripts from all U.S. schools. Only official transcripts from U.S. schools will be accepted.
Step 5: A copy of the front page of your passport showing your name, country of origin, and the expiration date of the passport with a minimum of 6 months validity. Additionally, the International Students Office will need a copy of the following documents:
> Current I-20
> Financial documents (as indicated from Financial Information Worksheet)
Step 6: The Status Verification form Form must be completed by current International Student Advisor
Please Note: Students who are OUT OF STATUS, or have below a 2.0 GPA will not be granted transfer admission.
Step 7: Bacterial Meningitis Vaccine is required of all students who are under the age of 22 at least 10 days before the start of the semester.
Step 8: Mail or email all required documents found in steps 2 through 7 to:
International Student Office
Collin College - SCC
2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway
Plano, TX 75074