TOEFL and IELTS Scores Not Necessary for University Admission for TIEP Students

The 23 Texas universities and colleges listed below agree to waive their official TOEFL and IELTS score requirements for TIEP students enrolled in Level 150 or Level 160 who have completed TIEP’s Spring 16-week, Summer 10-week, or Fall 15-week session and who are seeking undergraduate admission to their campuses the semester following the completion of study at TIEP.  TIEP students must meet minimum final grade requirements for levels 150 and 160 to qualify.  Contact TIEP’s student advisors for more information.

Requirements for graduate admission may vary by department, and a minimum TOEFL score or IELTS score may be required.

To compare TOEFL iBT® scores to IELTS® Academic Module scores and to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR), click here.

Conditional Admission

TIEP has helped many international students to obtain conditional admission to accredited universities in the United States.  Please click here for more information on this service.


Sample Test Content

Below are links to sample questions from the publishers of the TOEIC, TOEFL, and IELTS tests. These practice questions will help familiarize you with the tests. They are not intended to determine your TIEP level.

TOEFL:  View Sample Test Questions

IELTS:  View Sample Test Questions

TOEIC:  View Listening and Reading Sample Test

TOEIC:  View Speaking and Writing Sample Test