English Proficiency

Demonstrate proof of English proficiency in one of these ways:
  • Present a score of at least 525 (paper‐based), or 71 (iBT) on the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) earned within the last two years. UALR’s code is 6368.
  • Present score of at least 6 on the IELTS, earned within the last two years.
  • Take the Michigan Test (formerly known as the Institutional English Language test), administered on campus. Please contact the Intensive English Language Program for specific information by calling (501) 569-3467; the test must be taken before class registration.
  • Complete the UALR Intensive English Language Program through the final level (see IELP section).
  • Completed English Composition I and II at a regionally accredited post secondary U.S. institution with a C grade or better; or if the student attended school in the U.S. for the last six years, he or she must meet all of our specific regular freshman requirements for admission.