English Proficiency

Regardless of citizenship, applicants may be required to demonstrate proof of English proficiency. Request that examination scores be reported to Colorado State University. The institution code is 4075. Photocopies will not be accepted.

  • Minimum TOEFL score for admission without condition is 550 (paper based), or 80 (internet based).
  • Minimum IELTS score for admission without condition is 6.5.
  • Minimum PTE score for admission without condition is 58.
  • Your department may have higher TOEFL/IELTS/PTE score requirements.
  • Students are exempted from the English Proficiency requirement if the official language of their country is English or if they have recently earned a degree at an American University. List of TOEFL exempt countries.