Foreign Credential Evaluations

Georgia State University requires that all international academic documents (transcripts, mark sheets, certificates, leaving examination results, etc.) be formally evaluated by either the Office of Undergraduate Admission or an independent evaluation service, which can be found at

International Freshmen

Georgia State University offers in-house evaluation for all international freshmen applicants. Students are required to submit all official documents directly to the office of admissions.

  • High school graduation certificate (if you earned it already)
  • High school academic transcript (includes all subjects taken and grades earned for three recent academic years of study)
  • Mark sheet (includes the final examination results)
  • Special examinations
Examinations system Accepted Credential
French Baccalaureate Program
  • Diplôme du Baccalauréat / Diploma of General Baccalaureate (if you earned it already)
  • Relevé de Notes de l’Examen Final (Final Examination Results)
International Baccalaureate (IB) Exams
  • Certificate/Diploma (if you earned it already)
  • Academic Transcript (includes all subjects taken and grades earned)
Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC)
  • Caribbean Examinations Council Secondary Education Certificate (CECSEC)
  • Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE)
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC)
  • West African Examinations Council Senior School Certificate
  • Please contact our in house evaluator for details of your country’s WAEC verification requirement after you apply to Georgia State
IGCSE, GCSE: O-Level, A-Level, AS-Level Exams
  • Official Final Examination Results (includes all subjects taken and grades earned)

International Transfer Students

Georgia State University requires course-by-course evaluation for all international transfer students. Find approved evaluators at

Please note:

  • Submit all academic records in the native language, accompanied by an English translation, if the native language is not English.
  • Georgia State University only provides in house evaluation based on official transcript, unofficial transcript will not be processed.
  • Georgia State University will not preview any credential without an official submission of online application.
  • If you have any questions about in-house foreign credential evaluation, please contact International Admissions at [email protected] with your Georgia State University Panther ID number and your full name.