Are you a Ghanaian student or West African holding a Wassce certificate and in search of universities in USA that accepts WASSCE results? Yes, there are universities in USA that accept WASSCE results.
In this article, we will be showing you a list of universities in USA that accept WASSCE results and other results that have been issued by the West African Examination Council.
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What must you note about universities in the USA that accepts WASSCE results
You must however note that regardless of these universities in USA accepting WASSCE results, you are required to provide an English proficiency test certificate alongside that of your WASSCE results. An English proficiency test could be
Universities in USA that accept WASSCE results
The following universities in USA accept Ghanaian and West Africans students holding WASSCE certificates into their freshmen year
Kansas State University
This is a public-funded institution in the USA with its main campus in Manhattan, Kansas. The institution accepts WASSCE certificate holders as international students only if they submit an application with a WASSCE results and SAT scores too.
University of Houston
The University of Houston is also named as one of the universities in USA that accept WASSCE results for offering of admission to West African WASSCE certificate holder.
The institution however requires such applicants to submit a test score attesting to the fact that they are proficient in English Language. They recommended such students to take English Language test in examinations like TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS (International English Language Testing Service).
Applicants must also make that
- Official Senior School Certificate Examination issued by the West African Examinations Council is sent directly from the WAEC board
- Or the applicant purchases a scratch card of WAEC and mail the actual card to the university admissions officer
University of Arizona
The University of Arizona is also amongst the universities in USA that accept WASSCE certificates and affiliate certificates issued by WAEC from Ghanaian and West Africans. The university also expects these applicants to submit a proof of English proficiency.
Applicants must also have passed all academic subjects at the senior high school level with at least an average of 75% and a minimum of 5 credits (minimum grade C or B).
Western Kentucky University
Western Kentucky University is a university in USA that accept WASSCE results from applicants who holds such certificates.
International students from WAEC approved West African country are expected to provide external examination transcripts for the Senior School Certificate and valid scratch card to admissions office.
Dayton is also among the universities in USA that accept WASSCE results from holders of such. They however expect international students to also provide additional requirements like
- Proof of English Proficiency
- Letter of recommendation
- Application Essay
University of California, San Diego
The University of California at San Diego is one of the universities in USA that accept WAEC result from students applying from Africa and holding such.
However, the university requires applicant to submit SAT alongside their WASSCE certificates.
Wichita State University
Wichita State University accepts WASSCE results from Ghanaian and other holders.
International students from Ghana will be required to provide
- A photocopy of WASSCE results
- Original or photocopy (front and back) of your WASSCE scratch card
What are some other universities in USA that accept WASSCE results?
Other Universities in USA that accept WASSCE results include
- University of California, Irvine
- California State University
- University of Delaware
- University of Florida, Gainesville
- Huston-Tillotson University
- Indiana University
- Loyola University
- The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
- Maryville University
- McNeese State University
- Michigan State University
- Murray State University
- Northern Kentucky University
- Schiller International University
- West Virginia University
- Wheeling Jesuit University
All these universities accept Ghanaian applicants as international students either with or without a scholarship