International Admissions


Blue Mountain Community College is authorized under federal law to enroll nonimmigrant students, and welcomes international students. We provide an affordable education in a safe, comfortable environment. To be considered for admission as an international student, you must:
  1. Complete BMCC’s International Application for Admission packet. Packet can be found on our website.
  2. Submit an official TOEFL score: Scores must be sent directly to BMCC from ETC. BMCC’s Institution Code is: 4025. Scores are valid for two years from date of test. Students whose native language is English will not be required to submit TOEFL scores; however, they must have the ability to benefit from instruction based on scores from the COMPASS placement assessments. Minimum acceptable scores are: International TOEFT score of at least 97 (Internet Based Test-IBT) or 550 (Paper Based Test-PBT).
  3. Additional requirements for admission, and for obtaining an I-20 visa, include:
    • Proof of adequate funds for the student’s studies.
    • A complete set of documents for all of the student’s
    • previous and current studies.
    • Proof of immunization
    • Proof of health insurance.
International students must be enrolled full-time (12 or more credits) and successfully complete 12 or more credits each term to remain in good standing with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). 
For more information, or to receive an international student application packet, please contact the Admissions Office; email; or visit the International Student Admissions page on BMCC’s Website. You will be notified by mail after all of the application materials are received and verified.
(Information based on the printed 2013-14 Academic Catalog)