International Graduate Students

With a tradition of excellence and a spirit of innovation that spans half a century, the College of Graduate Studies and Adult Learning at Millersville University currently offer over 50 master's degrees and professional certifications across a wide variety of arts, science, education and professional disciplines. And we are actively preparing new degree programs and options to help you reach your academic and career goals and to serve our region's workforce needs.

Applying as an International Graduate Student

Millersville University has a variety of certificates and degrees available at the graduate level. Follow the steps below to apply to MU:

  1. Choose a program that is right for you! 
  2. Know which program you want? Begin your online application today
  3. Upload your required materials.
    1. English Language Proficiency
    2. Transcripts
    3. Program Specific Requirements 
  4. Learn more about the Application Review process.
  5. Review the Next Steps After Acceptance to Millersville University to get information on the arrival process.

Application Deadline

Some graduate programs have firm deadlines, while others have rolling admissions. For application deadlines please visit the Timelines and Requirement Page.

Semester Start Date

Due to immigration considerations, our graduate international students traditionally begin their program of study in the Fall and Spring semester each year. These are:

  • Fall - late August
  • Spring - mid January

To see when terms start and end at Millersville University, as well as important academic dates, please visit the academic calendar.

Conditional Admission

Applicants who do not meet the minimum English language requirement may be conditionally admitted based on their intended program. Students with the following scores can be admitted on a dual-enrollment basis to the English Language Institute for English Language training for their first semester at Millersville University:

  • IELTS: 6.0 (overall band)
  • TOEFL: between 60-80 iBT or equivalent
  • Duolingo: 95
  • PTE: between 50-60
  • ITEP: between 4.0 – 4.4

Upon successful completion of the ELI Level 6, students will complete an interview component of the admission process with their respective admission committee prior to taking academic courses in their program of study.

If you have questions about the process, email us at

Meet Our Staff

Anna Bradford
Associate Director of International Admissions
Call/Text/WhatsApp: +17173058694

Yang Zhang
Assistant Director of Admissions
Call/Text/WhatsApp: +17178237375