English Proficiency

In addition to meeting all other applicable requirements for admission, non-native speakers of English must demonstrate sufficient English language proficiency. This may be demonstrated by any of the following:

Conditional Admission — F1 Visa Applicants Only

Non-native speakers of English who meet all admission requirements except the English language proficiency may be granted conditional admission.

To be eligible for conditional admission, applicants meet the following:

  • TOEFL score of either:
    • 480 or better (paper test)
    • 54-55 (internet-based test)

Students granted conditional admission will be required to take certain courses in the Intensive English Program (IEP) before taking other courses at Georgia State.

A student may remain on conditional admission status for no more than three semesters.

Financial Aid is typically not available to IEP students.