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  • English Language Proficiency Testing

    Capital University requires students to demonstrate English proficiency before admission to many of its programs. This chart shows the minimum requirements for the Test of English as a Foreign Language and the International English Language Testing System exams.    

    TOEFL SCORES
    Program TOEFL (PAPER) TOEFL (iBT) IELTS
    ESL  TOEFL & IELTS are not required for ESL
    (Conditional admission is available for most undergraduate majors)
    Undergraduate
    Reading Subscore
    Listening Subscore
    500
    R - 50
    L - 50
    61 
    R - 15 
    L - 15
    6.0
    R - 6.0
    L - 5.5
    Graduate Nursing
    Graduate Music
    Paralegal Program
    MBA
    550 80 6.5
     All Law Programs
    Accelerated Nursing
    600 100 7.5
    • ESL/Intensive English Program students do not need a test score for admission. The ESL Program administers the institutional (paper-based) TOEFL to enrolled students at the end of fall, spring, and summer terms.
    •   Undergraduate students with a TOEFL score between 500 and 550 (or equivalent) will be evaluated for writing proficiency and may be required to take appropriate courses.
    • Students applying for the undergraduate program may submit an ACT or SAT in lieu of a TOEFL or IELTS.
    • Official Score Reports are required for admission to the undergraduate and graduate programs and may be ordered directly from the testing agency.