English Language Proficiency

All international students must provide proof of English proficiency by meeting ONE of the following requirements:

  • You have earned a Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited university in the US
  • You have earned a Bachelor's degree or higher from or are a citizen of one of the countries listed below:
List of Countries
Anguilla Ghana South Africa
Antigua/Barbuda Grenada St. Helena
Australia Guam St. Kitts & Nevis
Bahamas Guyana St. Lucia
Barbados Ireland St. Vincent
Belize Jamaica/other West Indies Swaziland
Bermuda Kenya Tanzania
British Caribbean/British West Indies Lesotho Trinidad & Tobago
British Guyana Liberia Turks & Caico Isle
Canada (except Quebec) Malawi United Kingdom
Cayman Islands Montserrat Virgin Islands
Dominica New Zealand Zambia
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Nigeria Zimbabwe
Fiji Sierra Leone
  • You have earned a minimum passing score on one of the below English language tests to be considered for regular admission:
English Language Tests
Test/Program Minimum Score
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) 80
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 6.5
Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic 54
Duolingo (Official) 110

Some departments may have a higher minimum score requirement.

Students interested in Conditional Admission through the ACE-G or ELC program, must provide English language proficiency test scores with their application.