Guatemala

The following information, regarding minimum equivalent qualifications and academic standing, and required credential, is intended as a guideline only and is to be used as a reference for admission purposes only

Admission to Master's Program

Minimum Equivalent Qualifications
For admission to a master’s program, the qualifications listed are normally recognized as equivalent to a Simon Fraser University 4-year bachelor’s degree with a minimum overall grade of B

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
85%

Required Credential or Degree
Licenciado/Licenciatura or Titutlo (5–6 years)

Admission to Doctoral Program

Minimum Overall Academic Standing
85%

Required Credential or Degree
Doctorado, Maestro/Maestria/Magister/Maestrado

English Language Proficiency Test

Applicants with a degree from this country are required to submit proof of English language competency

Education System

Language(s) of Instruction

Spanish

Grading System

Percentage Scale

Scale Grade Description
90.00 - 100.00 Excelente (Excellent)
80.00 - 89.99 Muy Bueno (Very Good)
70.00 - 80.99 Bueno (Good)
61.00 - 69.99 Suficiente (Average )
51.00 - 60.99 Minimo Acceptable (Minimum Acceptable)
0.00 - 50.99 Reprobado (Fail)