Students who are not native English speakers must demonstrate English language proficiency. Students who are active-duty U.S. military servicemembers from all U.S. territories are exempt from this requirement.
International applicants must prove English language proficiency by at least one of the following:
A minimum score of 550 (paper-based) or 213 (computer-based), or 79 (internet-based) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
A score of at least 6 on the IELTS
A score of at least a 59 on the Pearson language proficiency exam
Attendance for three consecutive years and graduation from an accredited or state-approved U.S. high school where English is the language of instruction
Graduated with a bachelor’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited mainland US college or university where English is the language of instruction
Successfully completed a total of 20 semester hours at a regionally accredited mainland U.S. college or university (mainland U.S. includes Hawaii and Alaska) including three semester hours of English that qualify as transfer credit for Florida Tech’s Composition and Rhetoric (COM 1101) course