Proof of English Proficiency

Submit one of the following to satisfy the requirement:

  1. TOEFL - 61 IBT (Internet-based test) or 500 PBT (paper-based test);
  2. IELTS - 5.5 overall band;
  3. PTE Academic - 42 (only for Fall 2020 semester);
  4. Duolingo English Test - 85 (only for Fall 2020 semester); or,
  5. Proof of 12 weeks of intensive English study at an approved ESL program in the U.S. after achieving minimum TOEFL score of 460 (PBT) or 48 (IBT) or minimum IELTS overall band of 5.0 or PTE Academic of 36 or Duolingo English Test of 75-80.

Note: Please refer to UCO International Services for list of approved ESL programs in the US or to find out about a an ESL program on UCO's campus.

UCO Institutional Code for TOEFL is 6091

See the list of UCO Approved Native English Speaking Countries.