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Admission requirements by program

 Admission to Montgomery College is open to all. However, some programs at the College do have addittional admission and/or enrollment requirements.

Admission Application Deadline Admission Criteria/
Requirements
Notes Conact Information
General Admission Rolling admission

Admission is open to anyone who falls into one of the following categories:

  • graduated from an accredited high school, or
  • satisfactorily completed the General Equivalency Diploma examination, or
  • is 16 years of age or older who has graduated or left secondary school

 

See special admissions requirements for: 

Students seeking a form I-20 for Student Visa/Status (F-1 or M-1)

High school students seeking concurrent enrollment 

Students seeking an A.A. degree in music or the music certificate

Standardized tests (e.g. SAT, ACT) not required for admission but may be used for appropriate course placement

Non secondary school graduates or non GED holders may have limited access to coursework until completion of 12 hours with a 2.0 cumulative grade point average

Response Center or 240-567-5000

Health Sciences Programs 

March 1

Nursing Only:
April 1 (fall semester)
August 1 (spring semester) 

Special application in addition to MC general application; minimum 2.5 gpa; TEAS test required for most programs; prior college coursework required for best consideration (click here for specific requirements by program) Major coursework available only at Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus

Brinley Holmes at 240-567-1583 or Health Sciences Admissions 

Macklin Business Institute Honors Program  See program information for deadline Special application; high school transcript; standardized test scores; letters of recommendation; essay(s); click here for specific requirements Rockville Campus only mbi@montgomerycollege.edu or 240-567-1707
Montgomery Scholars Honors Program  See program information for deadline Special application; high school transcript; standardized test scores; letters of recommendation; essay(s); click here for specific requirements Rockville Campus only Mary Furgol at 240-567-7285
School of Art & Design  Rolling admission Special application; high school transcript; letter of recommendation; portfolio review/interview; click here for specific requirements Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus only Andrea Adams at 240-567-5821

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