International Students | Central Baptist College

International Students

Admissions Process

If you are a resident of another country and would like to attend Central Baptist College, you’re in the right place. We offer a number of degree programs which can meet your educational needs.

For an acceptance decision and attendance all steps below must be complete and received by the Admissions Office no later than July 15th for fall semester enrollment and November 1st for spring semester enrollment.

  • Application for Admission and $25 Application Fee (An Admissions representative will contact you after submission to confirm next steps)
  • ACT/SAT Score Report
    • For First-Time Entering Freshmen
    • Must earn at least a 19 Composite score on the ACT or a 980 EBRW+M on the SAT
    • In addition, must earn a minimum reading score of 19 on ACT & a 19 equivalent for SAT
  • Official TOEFL Score Report, sent directly from ETS (CBC’s TOEFL code is 0788) — A minimum score of 500 on the paper-based exam, 173 on the computer-based exam or 61 on the online exam – only required for admission from non-English speaking countries
  • Immunization Records including 2 MMR shots and tuberculosis screening
  • On-Campus Housing Application or Off-Campus Housing Request form
  • Housing Deposit ($150 U.S.)*
  • Tuition Deposit ($100 U.S.)*
  • Complete and official transcripts, translated in English, of all secondary and university work
  • International Student Education & Financial Responsibility Form and supporting documentation
  • For college transfer students only: the Transfer Authorization Form must be complete and received by the above deadlines
  • Pay your bill in full or make payment arrangements with the Business Office (If living on campus, your bill must be paid in full before move-in day)

*Required for Class Registration

Application Fee & Deposits are 100% refundable before May 1st only: (Can be paid at separate times)
Payment Options:

  • Online safe & secure
  • Phone with credit/debit card – Business Office (501) 205-8913
  • Business Office in person or by mail to: (please write the full name of the student on the check’s memo line)

Central Baptist College
c/o Business Office
1501 College Ave
Conway, AR 72034

An I-20 Form will be issued only after you have been accepted for admission at Central Baptist College. Financial aid for international students is, unfortunately, very limited. International students are not eligible for any financial aid provided by the US Government; however, academic or other institutional scholarship information can be found here.  To receive an academic scholarship, a minimum composite score of 19 on the ACT is required. ACT can be contacted by writing the following address:

ACT Universal Testing
P.O. Box 451
Iowa City, IA 52243-4028

You can visit their website at

If you have questions about any of the above requirements the Admissions Office, (501) 329-6873