- An overall score of at least 100 on the Internet-based TOEFL exam and
- A score of at least 24 on the individual TOEFL sections **or**
- A band score of at least 7.0 on the IELTS.
The PhD admissions committee will consider your application if you score below these minimum recommendations. However, the committee will review the TOEFL or IELTS scores when determining your abilities in English. Strong English skills are critical to success in the Fisher PhD program. Therefore, if your scores are well below our suggested minimums, it may be to your advantage to retake the exam.
One more thing: Be sure your name, as listed on your TOEFL and/or IELTS score reports matches exactly your name as listed on the application. If your name does not match exactly on the TOEFL/IELTS and your application, the chances of your application being significantly delayed are increased greatly.
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