English Proficiency

Undergraduate Admissions Requirements

Demonstrated English proficiency is required of all international students who come from a country where English is not spoken among the masses. 
Students may demonstrate proficiency by submitting  one of the following : 

Competitive Scores Minimum
PTE 56
Duolingo 105
SAT Reading & Writing 500
ACT Reading & Writing 21


Additionally, international applicants who demonstrate academic achievement through the completion of one of the following may have the English proficiency requirement waived, subject to review by the Office of Admissions: 

  • Completion of at least 24 semester credits at an accredited college or university in the US.
  • Completion of English Composition or an equivalent course, with a grade of "C" or higher, at an accredited college or university in the US. 


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Office location

2800 University Blvd N
Jacksonville, FL 32211

Office hours

Mon – Fri, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Telephone number

+1 800-225-2027