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English Language Requirements for Admission

The English language requirement for admission is based on either an acceptable English proficiency test score per the table below or successful completion of SVSU's English Language Program.

 

 Minimum GPATOEFL- PBTTOEFL- IBTIELTS

All Undergraduate Programs*

2.0 500 61 5.5

Graduate Programs

       
Master of Arts Administrative Science (MAS)* 2.75 580 92 7.0
Master of Business Administration (MBA)* 3.0 550 79 6.5 - 7.0
Master of Arts Communication & Digital Media (CDM)* 3.0 540 76 6.5
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) 3.0 580 92 7.0
Master of Science Energy & Materials (MEM)* 3.0 550 79 6.5 - 7.0
Master of Science Health Administration & Leadership (MSHAL)* 3.0 580 92 7.0
Master of Arts Instructional Technology & E-Learning (MAITEL) 3.0 550 79 6.5 - 7.0
Master of Science Occupational Therapy (MSOT) 3.0 525 71 6.0
Master of Education - Principalship (MEd) 3.0 550 79 6.5 - 7.0
Master of Science Nursing (MSN) 3.0 580 92 7.0
Master of Arts Teaching (MAT) 3.0 550 79 6.5 - 7.0

 

*Conditional Admission

Students without an English proficiency score (TOEFL or IELTS) or with a score below the minimum requirement may be admitted to the English Language Program or conditionally admitted to a degree program. Upon successful completion of English requirements, those students conditionally admitted can begin their degree program. Students interested in conditional admission should choose “Both ELP and Degree Program” on the first page of the application.

 

Admissions Questions?

Please contact the office of International Admissions at intadmit@svsu.edu.