English Proficiency Exam

Demonstrated English language proficiency is required of all international students.  English proficiency may be satisfied in three ways:

  1. A minimum score or greater on any of the following English language tests:

    Exam Minimum Score
    TOEFL 61 on the internet-based test or 
    500 on the paper/pencil test
    IELTS 6
    PTE 50
  2. Improve your English proficiency and gain full admission to the University of Memphis by participating in the Intensive English for Internationals (IEI) program. Successful completion of IEI will increase students’ English language abilities, professional skills, and add to one’s personal growth.