Undergraduate Admission - English Proficiency Requirements
Students applying for undergraduate admission are not required to provide proof of English proficiency in order to be admitted at Kansas State University. If a student does not provide proof of English proficiency, the student will be required to take the English Language Test on campus when they arrive.
What tests do we accept and scores* do we accept?
iBT (internet-based TOEFL)
Overall score of 79
Overall score of 6.5
Cambridge English: First (FCE)
Grade of A
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE)
Grade of C or higher
English score of 23
Critical Reading score of 530
PTE (Pearson Test of English)
Overall Score of 53
*Unofficial test scores will not be accepted
How can you submit validated or official test scores?
Students have two options. They may:
- submit the official score report issued to them by the testing company
- have scores sent directly to K-State from the testing center.
K-State's university code to send scores from the testing center is 6334 - Undergraduate.
PLEASE NOTE: Once students take the English Placement Test (EPT) and are assigned to English classes, their only option to show English proficiency is by completing the English Language Program. TOEFL and other test scores reported after students take the EPT cannot be used to waive English classes.