Do we need to pass the SAT being an international student for Petroleum Engineering?


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Hello there! Everything you need to know about admissions for international students can be found in the link below:

Office of Admissions for International Freshmen

You will need the following test scores to be admitted to the school:

Official Test Scores. Official SAT or ACT scores with writing component.

Applicants whose native language is not English are required to submit proof of English proficiency, which is satisfied by: A minimum TOEFL score of: 550 for paper-based testing (p-BT) or 80 internet-based testing (i-BT), or

Applicants who are citizens of the following countries will be exempt from the TOEFL requirement: American Samoa Australia Bahamas Barbados Belize Canada(except Quebec) Dominica Grenada Grand Cayman Guyana Ireland Jamaica Liberia New Zealand Sierra Leone Trinidad/Tobago United Kingdom U.S. Pacific Trust

A minimum SAT Critical Reading (Verbal) score of 500,

A minimum ACT English score of 21,

A minimum IELTS score of 6.0 overall band, or

Completing all four years in a high school within the U.S.

Test scores must be sent directly from the testing agency to be considered official. The institutional code for Texas A&M University for the SAT and TOEFL is 6003, and the ACT code is 4198. There is no institutional code for the IELTS examination, therefore please use the Office of Admissions address listed below when requesting your scores be sent to Texas A&M University. Tests should be taken at least eight weeks prior to the appropriate application deadline to ensure timely receipt and processing of results. We will use your highest test score from one test date. Copies of test scores are not considered official, but they may help the University locate your official test scores and are therefore useful when the application is processed.

You may verify receipt of your official scores by contacting the Office of Admissions at the address below (e-mail is preferred). You will need to include your name (as given on test), date of birth, Universal Identification Number (UIN), type of test, date test was taken and date you requested the scores to be sent to Texas A&M University.

If you have a questions, please call the school at: (979) 845-1060

Good luck with the admissions process!

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