Center for International Education
  • If you do not have proof of English Language Proficiency and are seeking admission to CSULB or our local affiliates, our Intensive English Program (IEP) offers a TOEFL waiver / English Proficiency waiver.

    Undergraduate
    To be eligible for the undergraduate-level TOEFL waiver / English Proficiency waiver, you must successfully complete all classes in IEP Level 4.

    *Upon successful completion of the ALI's IEP Level 4, you will meet the university’s English language requirement.

    Graduate
    To be eligible for the graduate-level TOEFL waiver / English Proficiency waiver, you must successfully complete IEP Level 6.

    *Upon successful completion of the ALI's IEP Level 6, you will meet the university’s English language requirement. However, please be aware that individual graduate departments and/or programs, may review applications based on their own admission criteria, including their own English Proficiency score requirement. Click here for more information on Graduate Programs and Academic Advisors.