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Test Scores
Source or Institution Score/Level Required Length of Validity Notes Level Correlation
TOEFL & TOEFL MyBEST iBT 61, pBT 500, cBT 197 2 years For honors classes 71 iBT required  
IELTS Overall 5.5 with all bands at 5.0 or higher 2 years For honors classes 6.0 required  
ITEP Academic Level 4.0 2 years For honors classes level 4.5 required Learn more
GTEC CBT 1051 or higher 2 years  
PTE 43 or higher 2 years For honors classes 54+ required  
Kaplan Completion of Higher Intermediate Level 2 years    
FLS Completion of level 12 2 years    
EIKEN Grade 2A or higher 2 years    
Cambridge C or higher 2 years    
Duolingo 85 or higher if taken on/after July 15, 2019
49 or higher if taken before July 15, 2019
1 year For honors classes, 90 or higher if taken on/after July 15, 2019; 55 or higher if taken before July 15, 2019. Learn more
WSU IALC Completion of all parts of level 4 with 2.0 GPA or higher 6 months    
EWU ELI Completion of all parts of level 5 with 2.0 GPA or higher 6 months    
CWU UESL Completion of all parts of level 5 with 2.0 GPA or higher 6 months    
U of Idaho ALCP Completion of all parts of level 5 with 2.0 GPA or higher 6 months    
Gonzaga U ELC Complete all parts of ESL 107 (or ESL 108) with 2.5 or higher 6 months    
ELS Educational Services 2.0 GPA or higher in level 109 6 months    
U.S. college/university transfer Minimum of one term that included ENGL 101 or equivalent with 2.0 6 months    
University partner concurrent enrollment Currently enrolled in academic level studies n/a    
1 year or more in U.S. High School 2.0+ GPA with no ESL classes 1 year   Learn more
International High School Completion English proficiency test required or English Waiver Form upon eval.     Learn more
SAT/ACT 530 or higher on Evidence-based Reading/Writing portion of SAT / 19 or higher combined average 1 year QL Honors 540 English  
 
Countries with English as Official Language/Language of Instruction in Higher Education
Anguilla Antigua and Barbuda Australia
Bahamas Barbados Belize
Bermuda Botswana British Virgin Islands
Cameroon Canada (except Quebec) Cayman Islands
Dominica England Fiji
Gambia Ghana Gibraltar
Grenada Guyana Ireland
Jamaica Kenya Lesotho
Liberia Malawi Malta
Mauritius Montserrat Namibia
New Zealand Papua New Guinea St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia St. Vincent and the Grenadines Scotland
Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore
Solomon Islands South Africa Swaziland
Tanzania Tonga Trinidad and Tobago
Turks and Caicos Uganda United Kingdom
Vanuatu Wales Zambia
Zimbabwe