For International Students Clackamas Community College welcomes students from around the world For 50 years, CCC has helped students reach their academic and personal goals. Whether you plan to transfer to a four-year university or want to improve your English-speaking skills, you will find the opportunity and support you need here. International Student Application Checklist (including application materials) Deadlines to apply are: Summer 2016: May 20, 2016 Fall 2016: August 26, 2016 Winter 2017: November 18, 2016 Spring 2017: February 24, 2017 CCC is approved by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to accept qualified students on an F-1 visa. Students wanting to pursue a college level course of study MUST submit proof of English language proficiency by one of the following: TOEFL score of a 61 iBT or higher IELTS score of 6.0 or higher Completion of 2 college level (100 or above) courses in composition or writing with a grade of "C" or better, taken at a US post-secondary college or university Participation in a college level course of study is not guaranteed by meeting the above minimum requirements. To be admitted into college level courses, a student must also achieve a placement test score of 70+ on the CCC writing placement test. International students must also submit official transcripts from all prior US post-secondary colleges or universities attended. If you are unable to demonstrate English proficiency at the required level, you will be placed in the Program for Intensive English (PIE) and conditionally admitted to college level courses of study. Applications are accepted on a first come, first served basis. Only fully completed applications with all required documents will be reviewed and proceed. Questions? Visit the International Student Website or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.