Piedmont Technical College is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant students. Non-immigrant students must apply for an F-1 visa through the international student application process. Piedmont Technical College is authorized to admit international students for associate degree programs only.
Select one of the following application methods:
All documents must be received by these deadlines.
Provide evidence of English language proficiency by one of the following:
This requirement may be waived for a student whose first language is English or whose secondary school of instruction is English.
Provide acceptable SAT or ACT scores:
The Piedmont Technical College placement test may be taken as a substitute for the SAT/ACT. University transfer credit awarded for English and Math coursework would waive this requirement.
Complete the Affidavit of Support with official documentation of financial support in the amount of $19,294 to cover tuition and expenses for one academic year. This amount is subject to change based on the current rate of tuition, books and cost of living in the local area.
A portion will be used to pay first semester tuition and fees. The balance will remain in escrow to be applied to your last semester. This amount is subject to change based on the current tuition rate for international students.
Note: Issuance of an INS Form I-20 does not guarantee the approval of F-1 visa status by the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Office or the U.S. embassy or consulate in your home country.