English Proficiency Requirement
Regardless of citizenship, all applicants whose native language is not English are required to submit proof of English proficiency before an admissions decision can be made.
If all transfer criteria (60 units and "Golden Four") have been completed at a U.S. school, then TOEFL/IELTS will be waived. You do not need to submit the waiver form.
If some of the transfer criteria (60 units and "Golden Four") have been completed outside the U.S., then submit a TOEFL or IELTS score.
- Test must be taken within the past two years
- Request official score be sent to Cal State Fullerton (Institutional Code: 4589)
|Type of Test
|TOEFL, paper test (pBT)
|TOEFL, internet-based test (iBT)
|Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE)
Test of English as a Foreign Language Requirement (TOEFL)
To request your score report, visit the TOEFL website. Cal State Fullerton is Institutional Code: 4589
NOTE: If you have taken your TOEFL test through a college or university, rather than an official ETS testing center, your score will not be accepted.
International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
IELTS is accepted in place of TOEFL as a standardized test of English proficiency. Visit the IELTS website to learn more.
Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE)
Pearson PTE is accepted in place of TOEFL as a standardized test of English proficiency. Visit the Pearson website to learn more.