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English Requirements

English Requirements for International Applicants

Olivet University requires English language proficiency on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or Olivet Language Studies Proficiency Test (OLSPT) for international students whose English is not considered as their native language or dominant language in their home. International students can prove English language proficiency by meeting one of the following conditions:

Undergraduate Programs
  • A minimum TOEFL iBT total score of 61, or
  • A minimum TOEFL CBT score of 173, or
  • A minimum TOEFL PBT score of 500, or
  • A minimum IELTS score of 6.0, or
  • A minimum OLSPT score of 80, plus a minimum of 17 in OLSPT Writing and a minimum of 16 in OLSPT Speaking, or
  • The student is from a country where English is the official language, or
  • The student received a diploma from an English-speaking high school.
Graduate Programs
  • A minimum TOEFL iBT total score of 80, or
  • A minimum TOEFL CBT score of 213, or
  • A minimum TOEFL PBT score of 550, or
  • A minimum IELTS score of 6.5, or
  • A minimum OLSPT score of 80, plus a minimum of 17 in OLSPT Writing and a minimum of 16 in OLSPT Speaking, or
  • The student is from a country where English is the official language, or
  • The student received an undergraduate or graduate degree from an English-speaking school or university.

NOTE: Olivet University's code for submitting TOEFL score is 4218.