All documentation may be sent by postal mail or by email attachment to: jf.international@kctcs.edu.

  1. Complete a Jefferson Community and Technical College Application for Admission online, or submit a paper application.
  2. Complete the Application for Form I-20 .
  3. Submit proof of completing secondary education (diploma or transcript) and official, evaluated transcripts from previous universities.
    • Students who attended college or university outside of the U.S. must submit an official course-by-course evaluation of their transcripts.
    • Go to www.naces.org for a listing of accepted international transcript evaluation services.
  4. If English is not your primary language spoken in your home and during all years of your education, submit proof of English proficiency.
    • Proof may be any of the following:
      • TOEFL:
        • The minimum score is 61 on the iBT.
        • Test scores must be sent directly to Jefferson Community and Technical College by the testing service.
        • The TOEFL institutional code number for Jefferson Community and Technical College is 1328.
        • For information about the TOEFL, see: www.toefl.org.
      • IELTS:
        • A minimum score of 6.0. ESL Michigan Test (On Campus):
        • A minimum score of 50.
      • Language Training Programs:
        • Completion of the advanced level of the University of Louisville Intensive English Language Program, or completion of the fifth level of the University of Kentucky English as a Second Language Program.
      • College English 101 and 102:
        • Completion of College English 101 and 102 or its equivalent with a minimum grade of B from an accredited American institution.
  5. Show proof of $25,052 of total U.S. financial support ( or $ 15,280 for tuition, books & fees, and evidence of room & board support).
    • This includes original bank statements verifying funds needed.
    • If someone else is providing sponsorship for your expenses, use the Affidavit of Sponsorship .
    • If someone is providing for your living expenses, use the Affidavit of Room & Board Sponsorship.
      • The Student submits:
        • Financial Certification Form
        • Bank statement
        • A Financial Sponsor submits:
      • Bank statement
        • Employment Verification Letter from employer
        • Affidavit of Sponsorship Form
      • A Room & Board Sponsor submits:
        • Employment Verification Letter from employer
        • Copy of lease agreement or homeownership document
        • Affidavit of R&B Sponsorship Form
  6. Copy of biographical page of the passport (picture page)



Submit all documents to:

International Admissions Office
Jefferson Community and Technical College
109 East Broadway
Louisville, KY 40202