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)

 

Graduate

Graduate

ELI completion

Level 6

TOEFL- IBT

79

IELTS

6.0

PTE- Pearson

56

iTEP

3.9

Exempted Countries from English Proficiency Test score requirement: Antigua & Barbuda, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Canada (except   Quebec), Fiji, Grenada, Guyana, Ireland, Jamaica, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, New Zealand, Solomon Islands, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom. 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.