Admissions Criteria

Admission requirements for every type of student.

High School Students

  • High school students should submit an official copy of their current high school transcripts. While SAT and ACT scores are not required for admissions students are encouraged to submit them with their application.
  • Students are required to take the ACCUPLACER placement exam prior to registering for classes.
  • High School students are eligible for consideration for advanced placement and credit by achieving satisfactory scores (a rating of 3 to 5) on the Advanced Placement Examination and should have scores forwarded to Trocaire via College Board. Credit may also be awarded for credit bearing college courses taken during high school – official transcripts should be forwarded to the office of admissions.
  • Admission is rolling. Select programs are competitive and applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

Transfer Students

  • Transfer students should submit an official transcript from ALL colleges/universities they have attended.
  • Transfer students should submit an official transcript from their high school.
  • Transfers will receive credit for college courses which are equivalent to those offered at Trocaire College. Only courses completed with a grade of “C” or better are acceptable for transfer.
  • Credit evaluations for programs are offered to students once they have applied and submitted required documents.
  • Admission is rolling. Select programs are competitive and applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

Adult Students

  • Adult students who have not attended another college/university should submit official copies of their high school transcripts or their GED (minimum scores vary by program).
  • Adult students should submit an official transcript from ALL colleges/universities they have attended.
  • Admission is rolling. Select programs are competitive and applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

International Students

  • International students should submit an official copy of ALL colleges/universities they have attended with World Education Services (WES) course by course evaluation.
  • Students for whom English is not their first language must take the TOEFL and submit their scores to the Office of Admissions. The TOEFL website is ets.org/toefl.
  • Accepted international students applying for F-1 visa status, must provide a complete Proof of Financial Support Certificate. Once that is received, the form I-20 will be issued by the Office of Admissions.
  • Admission is rolling. Select programs are competitive and applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.