Monterey Bay Academy
est. 1949

Application Process for International Students

We are excited that you are ready to apply and our admissions team will do all we can to help you through this process. Follow the 3 easy steps below to apply to MBA.

To begin the application process, please set up an account and complete an online application Here.

By creating an account you will be able to work on your application throughout the admission season, save your work as you go, verify your application status, track which application materials the Admissions Office has received, and submit the application online.A Skype interview will be scheduled after the application is submitted. A link will be sent to your email in order for you to select a date a time to schedule the interview.International students please see the International Student Page. For more information about attending MBA please contact Kevin Bowen , our Recruiter.

The following supplemental documentation can be uploaded in the online application:

International Students

High School Transcript or current grade report if in 8th grade.Copy of Passport Current English, Math and Principal (Pastor or Counselor) recommender names and emails. International students are required to upload English proficiency test scores. We accept the following examinations and minimum scores for TOEFL & iTEP Slate Plus:
Grade iTEP Slate Plus TOEFL - IBT Paper Based TOEFL
9th 3.0  32 400
10th 3.3 45 450
11th 4.3 60 500
12th 6 65 600

Check out our Tuition & Fees Page for tuition cost information. Contact Maria Macario for any additional information x1212 (831) 728-1481 or email

Once the application has been submitted you will receive an email confirmation along with next steps. You can contact our Recruiter, Kevin Bowen if you have any additional questions or would like schedule a visit. Please see Application Dates & Deadlines below.

Application Dates & Deadlines

We are currently accepting applications for Spring Semester 2017 and Fall Semester 2017.

Admissions decision notifications for Fall Semester 2017 will begin January 23, 2017.

International Students

EARLY DECISION- Early decision application deadline: February 13, 2017. Student will be in first group for class choices and room assignment.


Regular decision application deadline: March 24, 2017

LATE DECISION is for families whose application is submitted after March 24, 2017 with admissions decisions based on a “best fit for available space.”