Basic Core Requirements
In accordance with MCU General Provisions for Study, all undergraduate students must pass the requirements for Service- Learning, English Proficiency, Information Technology Proficiency, Chinese Proficiency, Sports Ability, and Basic Professional Skills in order to graduate.
Service-Learning for each undergraduate student at MCU must include 16 hours of service, one on-campus Service-Learning seminar, one reflection report, and an exhibition to share reflections or results.
- English Proficiency
Undergraduate and graduate students are required to meet the graduation requirements for English Proficiency by obtaining one of the following test certificates within the study period. The minimum requirements and categories for English Proficiency tests are as follows:
|Category of English Proficiency Examination ||IC Graduation Requirements |
|GEPT ||High intermediate |
|TOEIC ||750 or 750 higher |
|TOEFL ||527 or 527 higher |
|TOEFL-CBT ||213 or 213 higher |
|TOEFL-IBT ||79 or 79 higher |
|IELTS ||6 |
- Information Technology Proficiency
Undergraduate students should pass the following ITP Tests within the study period. The minimum requirements and categories for ITP Tests are as follows:
|Category of ITP Tests ||IC Graduation Requirements |
|English Typing ||Over 15 words per minute |
|Office software Application: Word, Power Point, Excel (choose two) ||Pass |
Undergraduate students must pass the Chinese Proficiency examination at least once within the study period. The minimum requirements, categories and target students for Chinese Proficiency tests are as follows:
|Examination Category and Requirements ||Target Students |
|Ming Chuan Comprehensive Chinese Examination: 60 or above (reading and writing) ||Local Students |
|Test of Proficiency-Huayu (TOCFL) Advanced Level Certificate attesting ||International Students |
In response to the Ministry of Education’s program to promote health-related physical fitness in students, these regulations were established in accordance with the Procedures for Proficiency-based Graduation Requirements. In order to encourage students to participate in regular physical activities and improve their health, students are required to meet the requirements for sports capabilities before graduation.
Proficiency-based Graduation Requirements
All undergraduate students must pass the requirements of Proficiency-based Graduation Requirements in order to graduate.
|Proficiency-based Graduation Requirements ||IC Graduation Requirements |
|Ability of doing researching and oral presentation ||Every student is required to present his or her thesis draft (or its abridged version) at a MCU or non-MCU (international) academic conference, before he or she becomes eligible to defend his or her final thesis draft. |
|Ability of writing the thesis ||Hand in the successfully defended thesis. |