If your native language is not English, you must submit scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) by the application deadline.
The code number for submitting TOEFL scores to ACC is 6759. There is no institutional code for the IELTS examination. Test takers should provide the following address to have their official score sent to ACC:
Austin Community College
Attn: International Student Office
1020 Grove Blvd
Austin, Texas 78741
A TOEFL score of 550 (paper-based test) or 79 (online test), or an Academic IELTS overall band score of 6.5 required for admissions with the F-1, F-2, J-1, and J-2 visa types.
Students applying for the Intensive English Program (IEP) are not required to submit the TOEFL or IELTS exam, and will be required to take the ESOL assessment at ACC upon arrival.
Applicants with A, E, G, H, I, K, L, O, R, TD, TN, U, or V visa types may choose to take the ESOL assessment at ACC instead of the TOEFL or IELTS test.
You may be exempt from the English proficiency assessment if:
You are exempt from the English proficiency assessment if your home country is one of the following countries whose native language is English: