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Conditional Admission: Select if you do not meet one of the below minimum requirements.

  • TOEFL score 68 IBT
  • TOEFL score 520 PBT
  • IELTS score 6.0
  • ITEP score 4.0 (academic plus only)
  • 2 Face-to-face English composition classes taken in the U.S. at the college level with a grade of A or B
  • Graduated from a high school in the U.S. having spent the final two years in the U.S.
  • Resident of a country whose native language is English (United Kingdom, Australia, etc)
  • Transferring from a U.S. college or university with at least 48 credit hours
  • Have been released by SIU's Center for English as a Second Language (CESL)

Unconditional Admission: Select if you meet one of the following minimum English language requirements:

  • TOEFL score 68 IBT
  • TOEFL score 520 PBT
  • IELTS score 6.0
  • ITEP score 4.0 (academic plus only)
  • 2 Face-to-face English composition classes taken in the U.S. at the college level with a grade of A or B
  • Graduated from a high school in the U.S. having spent the final two years in the U.S.
  • Resident of a country whose native language is English (United Kingdom, Australia, etc)
  • Transferring 48 credit hours from a U.S. college or university
  • Have been released by SIU's Center for English as a Second Language (CESL)