International Students

Discover Your Path to Excellence, On-Campus or Virtually

At Nichols College, we are dedicated to providing a diverse and inclusive academic environment that caters to the needs of international students like you. Whether you’re excited about experiencing campus life alongside fellow international peers or pursuing graduate studies from the comfort of your home country, we have tailored opportunities that align with your goals.

International Study Options


Immerse yourself in a vibrant and enriching academic community by studying on our picturesque campus in Dudley, Massachusetts. Our on-campus experience brings together students worldwide, fostering cultural exchange and collaboration. Attend our synchronous online classes with other international students in the Academic Center for Excellence and Success, participate in student organizations, and embrace the full Nichols College experience.


For those who prefer the flexibility of remote learning, our virtual program enables you to pursue your graduate degree without leaving your home country. Benefit from the same high-quality education delivered by our esteemed faculty, interactive online classrooms, and robust virtual resources.

Application Requirements

We believe in making your application process as smooth as possible. We seek students who have achieved a GPA of 3.0 or higher in their bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution. Some programs may have prerequisite course requirements.

To apply for our international student programs, please submit the following requirements:

Demonstrate your English language proficiency through a TOEFL score or an equivalent. Alternatively, provide evidence of attending an accredited English-speaking secondary school or university.

  • Transcript Evaluation

If you attended an institution outside the United States, official undergraduate (and graduate) transcripts must be evaluated and translated by WES ( If you attended a U.S. institution, official college transcripts should be sent to us at:

Nichols College, Graduate School
PO Box 5000, Dudley, MA 01571-5000

Resources for International Students

Forms and Links

Join Our Global Community

The Graduate School at Nichols College offers international students a unique platform to pursue their academic aspirations and connect with peers from around the world. Whether you choose to study on campus or virtually, you’ll benefit from a supportive and inclusive environment that encourages personal and professional growth.

Ready to embark on this exciting journey? Begin your application process today and unlock a world of opportunities at The Graduate School at Nichols College. We look forward to welcoming you!

For questions about Graduate programs and the application process, please get in touch with

For questions about studying in the United States, don’t hesitate to get in touch with