- All international students where applicable must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).
- Applications will not be considered without official TOEFL results.
- Please request that your test scores be sent to the Office of Graduate Admissions, GSAS Fordham University- Code #2259
Exceptions to the requirement of the TOEFL are those international students who have taken at least two years of study in an institution of higher learning in the United States or in one of the countries below as well as Native English Speakers from:
Information and registration materials for the TOEFL may be obtained from:
If the TOEFL scores do not meet the GSAS requirements then ESL Proficiency Exam by the Institute of American Language and Culture will be required prior to matriculation. Additional coursework may be recommended by the Institute.
Anyone who would like to take additional ESL courses may contact www.fordham.edu/esl
for information regarding the English Proficiency Exam.