International Admission Requirements

Before you apply, please note Daemen University does not offer full scholarships for international students. Our International scholarships range from $9,500 - $12,500 for academic year.  If you have any questions about admissions to Daemen please email us at admissions@daemen.edu or call us at (716) 839-8225 or (800) 462-7652. When emailing our office, please make sure your email includes: Your name, program and degree interested in (undergraduate or graduate), previous education, and the country you're applying from, so our admissions representative can best assist you.

Undergraduate (First Year) Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.5
  • Minimum TOEFL 77, IELTS 6.5 or DUOLINGO 100
  • Minimum ELS level 112

The following undergraduate programs have specific GPA requirements:

  • Physical Therapy: Minimum GPA 3.1
  • Nursing 1+2+1: Minimum GPA 3.1
  • Athletic Training: Minimum GPA 2.7

Minimum TOEFL total test score of 100, DUOLINGO score of 120.

Reading Section, minimum score of 24
Listening Section, minimum score of 26
Speaking Section, minimum score of 26
Writing Section, minimum score of 24


Transfer Requirements

  • Earn a minimum 2.0 GPA
  • English Language Proficiency (Minimum TOEFL 77, IELTS 6.5 or DUOLINGO 100)
  • Minimum ELS level 112

If you are interested in transferring into one of the following undergraduate programs, you must meet the specific GPA  and English Language requirements:

  • Physical Therapy: Minimum over GPA 2.8/Science GPA 2.8
  • Education: Minimum GPA 2.75
  • Natural Science/Biology/Chemistry: Minimum GPA 2.5 
  • Minimum TOEFL total test score of 100, DUOLINGO score of 120

Graduate Requirements

  • The minimum GPA requirement for most graduate programs is a 3.0*
  • Nursing Education, M.S. and Nursing Executive Leadership, M.S. require a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or above (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Most graduate programs require a minimum 77 TOEFL, 6.5 IELTS, or 100 DUOLINGO or ELS level 112
  • The MPH program requires a minimum 85 TOEFL, 6.5 IELTS or 105 DUOLINGO or ELS level 112
  • GRE or GMAT score within the 50% percentile for Education majors
Daemen Campus
Daemen Campus

Daemen is located in Amherst, NY.