TOEFL & MELAB Testing Available

The University of Michigan-Flint is a testing center for both the TOEFL internet-based, and MELAB english proficiency tests.

TOEFL Testing

TOEFL testing is administered through the Office of Extended Learning.  Prospective test takers must sign-up for this test via

MELAB Testing

MELAB testing is offered through the International Center's English Language Program.  Please refer to the English Language Program for specific MELAB details.


Click here for a list of countries that the University of Michigan-Flint does not usually require an English proficiency score from.


61 (Internet Based)
500 (Paper Based)
173 (Computer Based)


5.5 overall band (5.0 minimum in each band)

ECPE Certificate of Proficiency
ELS Certificate of Completion (ELS Level 112)
Pearson PTE Academic 59
English School of Canada Completion of ESC University Pathway Program
ILSC Education Group Completion of ILSC University Pathway Program (Academic Preparation Level A1)
International Language Academy of Canada (ILAC) Completion of ILAC University Pathway Program
iTep Academic Level 4.5 or higher
VGC International College Level 7
ACT 20 (English)
SAT 480 (Critical Reading)
  • Transfer students from a U.S. institution must have completed a minimum of 24 credit hours at an accredited institution with completion of courses equivalent to our ENG 111 and ENG 112 receiving a "C" or higher.
  • Freshman students who have attended four years in a U.S. high school with grades of "C"/2.0 or better in all English classes; Must submit official transcripts to verify.


Graduate students must submit one of the following

TOEFL 84 (internet-based) - overall score
IELTS 6.5 overall band
ECPE Certificate of Proficiency


*NOTE: UM-Flint's TOEFL institution code is 1853