China’s National College Entrance Examination (NCEE), or gao kao, is the admission test that all final-year school students in the country must take if they wish to win a place in a Chinese university.
Many international universities now accept the gao kao as part of a student’s application form. If you have taken the gao kao and are considering studying abroad, then here is a list of all the universities in the US accepting the gao kao.
It is important to check all the entry requirements with your university, as most of the universities will also require additional tests such as English language tests and other high school certificates.
US universities that accept gao kao/NCEE results
The University of San Francisco offers a special accelerated admissions procedure for Chinese students who have achieved excellent gao kao scores. Students are also required to submit their school record and have an interview.
For Chinese students planning to study in the US, it can be helpful to know which universities accept the gao kao