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International Academic Credentials

Applicants to a graduate program in the School of Education and Human Development who have international academic credentials must do the following.

Documents Required 

Submit the following educational documents to an approved international credentialing evaluation service for evaluation:

a) Official original diplomas and certificates in the original language, and

b) Official original transcripts in the original language (names of courses, grades, and hours of instruction) for every year of study. 

Documents in a language other than English must be accompanied by professional, certified English translations.  Translations supplement, but do not replace the official documents.

Type of Evaluation Required

The School of Education and Human Development is requiring international applicants to their programs to complete a course-by-course evaluation with GPA.  

Where to Submit Documents for Evaluation

Josef Silny & Associates (JS&A), Inc. International Education Consultants, is the preferred evaluation vendor for international applicants to the University of Miami due to their competitive prices and high-quality service.  Click here for more information, including the Application for Evaluation of Foreign Educational Credentials.

Make sure to include the name of the program to which you are applying on the documents submitted.

Please note that international applicants are not required to use the services of JS&A.  The international credential evaluation services of any approved vendor may be used. Click here to view a list of approved vendors.

Evaluation Fee

Applicants are responsible for the evaluation fee.

Additional Information

Click here to visit the School of Education and Human Development's admissions website.