Kingsborough accepts applications for non-degree status for fall, spring and summer.
Please note that non-degree students pay a higher per credit rate and are not eligible
for financial aid or the flat full-time tuition rate. Opening dates and deadlines
are based on enrollment and class availability. Please contact the One-Stop Center
at 718-368-6700 for dates and additional information.
Instructions for non-degree applicants
An application for admission to Kingsborough Community College as a non-degree student
must meet the following requirements to be considered.
- Education: An applicant must submit proof of high school graduation or G.E.D. diploma or the
equivalent of 24 earned college credits by submitting one of the following:
A. Original high school diploma or a letter sent by high school verifying date of graduation,
B. Original General Equivalency Diploma (if obtained outside New York State one must
also submit the test scores), OR
C. Official college transcripts, OR
D. Original college diploma.
- Residency and Immigrant Status: If an applicant is not of the United States, but wishes to be eligible for New York
State resident tuition rates, the following must be submitted:
A. Alien registration card (If permanent resident), OR
B. Proof of immigrant status or pending status, AND
C. Proof of living in New York City / New York State for a minimum of one year prior
to the start of classes.
The above is not necessary for acceptance into Kingsborough Community College but
is necessary if the applicant wishes to be eligible to pay lower resident fees.
Please click here to download the application