All applicants are required to take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or Duolingo English Test unless they hold a degree from the United States, Australia, English-speaking Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, the United Kingdom, or any Caribbean Island where English is the sole official language.
Now accepting two online English Tests: TOEFL Special Home Edition OR Duolingo English Test
Minimum Score: 100 iBT (Internet-based Test or Special Home Edition Test); 250 CBT (Computer-based Test); 600 PBT (Paper-base Test)
Fordham's TOEFL Code is 2264.
Minimum Score: 7
Examination: Duolingo English Test
Minimum Score: 120
The language assessment score factors strongly into the decision process. However, the admissions committee may consider applicants who do not attain the minimum score. Phone interviews and conditional acceptance are sometimes offered to applicants with lower scores, but these options are available solely at the discretion of the admissions committee.