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English Language Requirements

International undergraduate applicants from countries NOT listed below must demonstrate proficiency in the English language. This can be done by earning a minimum TOEFL score of 173 on the computer-based test or 500 on the written test, TOEFL iBT score of 61, a minimum score of 82 on Michigan Test of English Language Proficiency or by earning a minimum score of 5.0 on the IELTS test. 

BahamasNew Zealand 
BarbadosSt. Kitts & Nevis 
BarbudaSt Helena
BelizeSt. Lucia
BermudaSt. Vincent & Grenadines
Canada, except Quebec (French)    Tobago
Commonwealth Caribbean,including BelizeTrinidad
DominicaUnited Kingdom
GrenadaUnited States
GuyanaVirgin Islands

TOEFL or IELTS Exemption

International transfer students from countries NOT listed above can be exempt from TOEFL or IELTS  if the student has acquired 24 or more college credit hours from an accredited institution of higher education in the United States, Australia, Canada, except Quebec (French), Ireland, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

Morehead State University's TOEFL code is: 1487.

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