English Proficiency

Undergraduate

Proof of English Proficiency for Freshman and Transfer. One of the following test scores.

Undergraduate

ELI completion

Level 4

TOEFL- IBT

61

IELTS

5.5

PTE- Pearson

45

iTEP

3.7

ACT (minimum of 14 on the English subtest)

18 (Composite)

SAT (minimum of 19 on Critical Reading Subtest)

960 (Composite)

Duolingo

85

 

Graduate

Graduate

ELI completion

Level 6

TOEFL- IBT

79

IELTS

6.0

PTE- Pearson

56

iTEP

3.9

Duolingo

100

Exempted Countries from English Proficiency Test score requirement: Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Botswana, British Virgin Islands, Canada (except Quebec), Cayman Islands, Dominica, Gambia, Ghana, Fiji, Grenada, Guyana, Ireland, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Liberia, Malawi, Marshall Islands, Monserrat, Namibia, Micronesia, Nigeria, New Zealand, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, St. Helena, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Tanzania, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda, United Kingdom, US Virgin Islands, Zambia, Zimbabwe. Students from these countries are exempted from the English proficiency test score requirement. However, they must submit a standardized test score. Standardized test score can be ACT, SAT, TOEFL, IELTS, iTEP, or PTE.

Freshmen students who have attended high school in the U.S. for a minimum of 2 years and completed 2 English courses may be exempt from the English proficiency test score requirement.

Transfer students transferring at least 24 academic credit hours from accredited U.S. Institutions may be exempt from the English proficiency test score requirement.

* Graduate students who have completed a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in the U.S. may be exempt from the English proficiency test score requirement.