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Proof of Language Proficiency

International applicants must be adequately proficient in English to pursue a course of study at the university. The following satisfy the university’s language proficiency requirement:

  • A minimum TOEFL score of 71 iBT, or
  • A minimum SAT Critical Reading (Verbal) score of 500 -testing prior to March 2016, or
  • A minimum SAT Reading Score of 27 - testing on or after March 1, 2016, or
  • A minimum ACT English score of 19, or
  • A minimum IELTS score of 6.0 overall band, or
  • A minimum https://englishtest.duolingo.com/ score of 105, or
  • Must have completed Eng 1301 and Eng 1302 , at a U.S. institution, with a grade of “C” or better, or
  • Must have completed all four years in a high school within the U.S., or
  • Transferred in with at least 48 credit hours from an English speaking country or
  • Are a citizen of American Samoa, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Canada (except Quebec), Cayman Islands, Dominica, Federated States of Micronesia, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guyana, Ireland, Jamaica, Liberia, New Zealand, Nigeria, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Trinidad/Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, United Kingdom


Submit ACT/SAT Scores

Credit Evaluation


World Education Services – www.wes.org

Foreign Credential Services of America – www.foreigncredentials.org

Freshman: U.S. high school equivalency
Transfer: course by course evaluation
Must include GPA for scholarship consideration

I20 Information

Financial Proof

If you have any questions concerning the international admission process please contact Jennifer Davis at jdavis@tamut.edu.

Admission Requirements

Freshman are required to satisfy the English language proficiency requirement and meet one of the following to be admitted to the university:

  • Have a composite ACT score of 21 or better
  • Have a minimum combined SAT (prior to March 2016) of 980
  • Have a minimum combined SAT (March 2016 or later) of 1060
  • Have a minimum cumulative high school GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 GPA Scale

 Transfer students are required to satisfy the English language proficiency requirement and the following:

  • any post secondary transferable credit in a full term (Fall or Spring) after high school completion.  If a student only attends the summer term immediately following high school completion they will still be considered a freshman and;
  • 2.0 grade point average (GPA) or higher

Graduate students will need to contact the program coordinator of the program they are applying to for admission criteria.

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