High School Credentials Required By Country or RegionPlease note that additional requirements may apply for certain programs. Please refer to Admission to Faculties and Schools for further details.
For details of requirements for countries not included below, please contact the Admissions office of the Office of the Registrar.
English language proficiency requirements will apply to all applicants.
High School Applicant
|United Kingdom||Applicants from the United Kingdom are required to
have the General Certificate of Education or the Scottish Leaving
Certificate of Education with a minimum of "Ordinary" or
"Lower-Level" passes in five subjects acceptable to the University
Committee on Admissions.
Applicants completing the "Higher Level" subjects of the Scottish Leaving Certificate and applicants completing the "Advanced Level" subjects of the General Certificate of Education may be eligible to transfer credits to Memorial.
|Hong Kong, Malaysia, West Indies, and West Africa||Applicants are required to have the General
Certificate of Education with passes in five academic subjects at
the "Ordinary Level" acceptable to the University Committee on
Applicants completing the "Advanced Level" subjects of the General Certificate of Education may be eligible to transfer credits to Memorial.
|United States||Applicants must have
completed a High School University Preparatory Program (Grade XII)
with a passing mark in the appropriate Grade XII course in each of
the five areas listed below with an overall average of not less
than 70% in the courses selected.
Bangladesh must have completed EITHER:
The Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC)/Intermediate Certificate in the First or Second Division with acceptable grades in five appropriate academic subjects;
The GCSE Certificate including either successful completion of five appropriate "Ordinary" Level subjects with minimum grades of A, B, or C; or a combination of five appropriate "Ordinary" and "Advanced" Level subjects.
Note: The "Advanced" Level subjects of the GCSE Certificate will generally be accepted for credit to a maximum of 12 credit hours in each subject claimed for credit provided that an acceptable grade has been attained
|Norway||Applicants must have
The Avgangseksamen with acceptable grades in five appropriate academic subjects;
The Vitnemal fra den Videregaende Skole with acceptable grades in five appropriate academic subjects.